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Chirurgia maxillo-facciale (Italy)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Chirurgia maxillo-facciale
    Generic category in Annex V: Maxillo-facial surgery (basic medical training) (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    DM 01/08/2005

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    "Lo specialista in Chirurgia maxillo-facciale possiede conoscenze teoriche, scientifiche e professionali nel campo della fisiopatologia, clinica e terapia delle malattie del distretto oro-maxillo-facciale e del distretto cervicale in età pediatrica ed adulta; sono specifici ambiti di competenza la Traumatologia maxillo-facciale, la Chirurgia Oncologica oromaxillo-facciale, la Chirurgia speciale Odontostomatologica, la Chirurgia Ortognatica, la Chirurgia delle ghiandole salivari,la Chirurgia delle malformazioni cranio-facciali, la Chirurgia ricostruttiva del distretto maxillo-facciale"


    The specialist in maxillofacial surgery has theoretical, scientific and professional knowledge in the field of pathophysiology, clinical aspects and treatment of diseases of the oro-maxillo-facial district and cervical region in children and adults; their specific areas of expertise are: maxillofacial traumatology, oncological oromaxillo-facial surgery, odontostomatological special surgery, orthognathic surgery, surgery of the salivary glands, surgery of craniofacial deformities, reconstructive surgery of the maxillofacial district.

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