Dentists Act, 1985

Prohibition on use of titles by unregistered persons.

50.—(1) A person who is not a registered dentist shall not take or use the title of dentist, dental surgeon or dental practitioner and a person, who is not a registered dentist, shall not take or use any title or description which implies that he is a registered dentist.

(2) A person who acts in contravention of this section shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding £1,000 or, at the discretion of the court to imprisonment for a term not exceeding twelve months, or to both such fine and such imprisonment.