Accreditations & Awards
ISO 9001 & OHSAS 18001
In October 2011 we completed the process for certification of our procedures under ISO 9001 for Quality an accreditation which involves a process of continual improvement and quality assessment of our clinic’s operations as far as Facilities, People, Training, Services and Equipment is concerned, as well as OHSAS 18000 & Health and Safety which is an accreditation to help organizations put in place demonstrably sound occupational health and safety performance. It is widely seen as the world’s most recognized occupational health and safety management systems standard.
Yiannikos Centre for Holistic Dentistry is the first and only Centre in Cyprus certified with these accreditations.
‘This is in the centre of our team’s philosophy, which is to offer health services safely and consistently, at premium quality, with expertise, professionalism and personal care’.
KPMG was our consultant, assisting us during the ISO 9001 & OHSAS 18001 accreditation process.An expert from the UK has also visited us in order to advise us in carrying out the risk assessment, showing us how take all necessary measures and preparations in case of any emergency. Furthermore, every year our procedures are re-assessed in order to implement improvements and better the services we offer.
This accreditation is very important and valuable to us also since our patients that travel from all over the world can be reassured when they make the choice to visit Yiannikos Center for Holistic Dentistry.
Dr Anna Maria Yiannikos has been accredited as the official representative, officer and owner of the FIRST franchise of the AALZ research and laser safety training centre which is located in Cyprus. AALZ-CYPRUS offers a LASER SAFETY OFFICER seminar that focuses in giving an in-depth understanding of laser physics and laser- tissue interaction, Certification that meets the requirements of the trade association for obtaining expertise as a laser safety officer as well as being officially recognized according to the guidelines of BGV B” and State Radiation Protection Office.
AALZ (Aachen Laser Research Center) is a worldwide center that provides certifications and teaches all laser practitioners to operate and effectively use the laser devises in a wide medical and aesthetic spectrum.
AALZ is also the leading specialist in the field of laser training as well as the fist European dental laser education institute.
Cyprus official representative at the World Federation for Laser Dentistry
Dr. Anna Maria Yiannikos has received a Golden Award for Clinical Research on Dental Lasers at the International Congress for Lasers in Dentistry (2006) in Berlin
2011 Customer Service Award from WhatClinic.com, a well-known website that deals with health tourism.