The Dental Health Department holds the examinations twice a year
(winter examination and summer examination). The examinations are published on the website.
The examinations are comprised of a theoretical examination and a practical examination (Stage I and Stage II examinations). An applicant who successfully completes the theoretical examination will receive an invitation to take the practical examination.
In the theoretical examination, the applicant may choose to take the examination in Hebrew or Arabic. Translations into other languages may also be possible.
A letter specifying the result of the examination (pass or fail), and the applicant’s eligibility to receive a license, will be sent to his home.
Appeal against examination results
A person who wishes to appeal against the examination results may do so within 30 days of receiving the results. The appeal shall be made in writing to the Medical Professions Licensing Department.
Eligible applicants may receive a temporary permit or a permanent license as follows: