BChD (Hons), MClinDent OS (UCL Eastman), MOralSurg (RCSEng), Cer.ImpDent (Warwick), DGZI (Germany), PhD (UCL Eastman) | GDC Reg No. 275892
Specialist in Oral Surgery and Complex Implant Surgeon
Qualified in Dentistry with Distinction and embarked on a career in Oral Surgery. Following Implant Dentistry training in Germany, University of Warwick, and Harley Street Dental Excellence, Alaa undertook his junior surgical training at prestigious Barts & the Royal London Hospitals and went to complete 3-year higher surgical training within the Maxillofacial Diagnostic, Medicine & Surgical Sciences Division at the world renowned UCL Eastman Dental Institute and University College London Hospitals. He was awarded a Master in Clinical Dentistry in Oral Surgery, with Distinction, as-well as the tri-collegiate specialty membership examination for Oral Surgery “MOralSurg” of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He developed interests in 3D craniofacial reconstruction and bone regeneration completing both his Masters & Doctor of Philosophy “PhD” theses in collaboration with the Biomaterials & Tissue Engineering Division at the world renowned UCL Eastman Dental Institute. Furthermore, he also was fortunate to solidify this with additional clinical training at multiple prestigious centres worldwide and under many world renowned clinicians such as: Kleinheinz, Khoury & Ehrenfeld (Germany), Misch (USA), Tatum (France/USA), Buser (Switzerland), Urban (Hungary) and Zucchelli (Italy).
Alaa has passion for teaching; he serves as a Visiting lecturer/Adjunct professor at different universities (Germany, Italy & the UK), as an expert clinical scientist consultant/ Key opinion leader for different dental and medical companies (Germany, the UK & the USA), and on the editorial board/ review panel for multiple high impact peer reviewed journals. He contributes of medical literature; publishes and reviews regularly.
Alaa manages patients with wide ranges of general Oral & Maxillofacial problems, ranging from difficult extractions, complex impacted teeth, jaw cysts, advanced craniofacial implants, surgical treatments under conscious sedation and non-surgical facial aesthetics.
Alaa believes in the importance of good communications benefiting from being a polyglot; he speaks English, German, Arabic and French. Outside his work, Alaa is a keen athlete having played Basketball and Tennis at a semi- professional level. He also enjoys classical music concerts and socialising with friends.