Welcome to the website of the Israel Orthodontic Society - IOS.
The IOS is affiliated to the Israel Dental Association (IDA) and incorporates the majority of orthodontists in Israel, as well as dentists who have acquired academic orthodontic training at institutions recognized by the Scientific Council.
AIMS OF THE IOS:
l. To promote the orthodontic profession, within the context of dentistry in Israel.
ll. To enhance public awareness of this health-related subject.
lll. To augment the professional and scientific knowledge of its members through conferences, courses, lectures, study days, etc.
lV. To represent IOS members in professional matters at institutions and organizations related to the profession.
V. To advance research and encourage publication of scientific studies related to orthodontics at universities and institutions recognized by the Israeli Ministry of Health and the Scientific Council of the IDA.
Vl. To establish contact with other dental associations in order to promote the dental profession in Israel, to join any international organization in the domain of dental profession and participate in their activities.
Vll. To maintain an honorable professional and moral standard of practice, while sustaining the professional respect of IOS members and defending their economic and social interests.
Vlll. To determine and perform mandatory codes of conduct in all areas related to professional ethics and practice.