Tuesday, 4 February 2014

Questions (666)

Robert Troy

Question:

666. Deputy Robert Troy asked the Minister for Health if he will ensure that a person (details supplied) receives an appointment for orthodontic care. [5343/14]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

The HSE provides orthodontic treatment to patients based on their level of clinical need. An individual's access to orthodontic treatment is determined against a set of clinical guidelines and priority is given to patients with greatest needs. The HSE has been asked to examine the specific query raised by the Deputy and to reply to him as soon as possible.