Directive #2 Reissued

On April 21, the College received an update that the Chief Medical Officer of Health has reissued Directive #2 for Health Care Providers. This version of Directive #2 is intended to preserve human resources for redeployment and to stop procedures that could tax...

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Continuation of Stay-at-Home Order

The Government of Ontario has announced that the Stay-at-Home order will extend for another 2 weeks, until May 20, 2021. The Stay-at-Home order does not impact the provision of health care. However, to support the order, we strongly recommend that Registered Dental...

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Emergency and Stay-at-Home Order

The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, has issued Emergency and Stay-at-Home Order, effective Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 12:01 am and will be in effect for at least 28 days. These measures are being...

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The College is a regulatory body established under the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 to ensure competency and accountability of dental technologists practicing in the province of Ontario.

The College of Dental Technologists of Ontario (CDTO) is a regulatory body that serves and protects the public interest by regulating the profession of dental technology. The College regulates and ensures the ongoing competency and accountability of dental technologists, also known as registered dental technologists or RDT’s, practising in the province of Ontario.

About the College

The College of Dental Technologists of Ontario (CDTO) is a regulatory body that serves and protects the public interest by regulating the profession of dental technology.

About the Profession

An RDT works together with authorized health professionals to customize the treatment for each patient, advising on materials and making suggestions about device options.

Protecting the Public

Every dental technologist in the province must meet the College of Dental Technologists of Ontario’s standards for entry into the profession and standards for professional conduct and practice.

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