Written Answers. - Orthodontic Service.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

655 Mr. Ring asked the Minister for Health and Children when a person (details supplied) in County Mayo will be called for orthodontic treatment. [20674/00]

As the provision of orthodontic treatment for eligible persons in County Mayo is the statutory responsibility of the Western Health Board I have asked the chief executive officer of that health board to investigate the position in relation to this case and to reply to the Deputy directly as a matter of urgency.