Category Archives: Doctors

Dr. Zainab Al Sahlanee

Dr. Zainab graduated with honor in 2012 from collage of
Dentistry, University of Shajah, Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S.)

She has been working as a general dentist for the past six
years. Successfully performed routine dental treatments including fillings and
root canal treatment.

Highly interested in aesthetic dentistry, teeth
whitening, veneers, crowns and bridges.

Experienced in performing surgical and non-surgical
extraction. And providing Dental care in a comfortable and pleasant atmosphere
for both adult and children.

Languages spoken: Arabic and English.

Dr. Firas Sankary

Dr. Firas Sankary is specialist Orthodontist who brings 11 years of experience to Al Dehyafa Dental Centre.

He is an expert in multidisciplinary orthodontic treatment for children, teens and adults. He is a certified provider of invisalign.

Dr. Firas got his B.D.S. from the University of Al Baath, Syria in 2003 and earned his Diploma in Dentofacial Orthopedics and Orthodontics from the University of Bourgogne, France in 2006.

He began his career as an
Orthodontist in Saudi Arabia in 2007. After a few years, he moved to Dubai and
worked with Mediclinic Middle East group before joining Al Dehyafa Dental

Dr. Firas has a special interest in Aesthetic Orthodontics, and early treatment of various malocclusions.

Languages spoken: Arabic, English and French.

Dr. Omar Jaber Mahmood

Dr. Omar got his B.D.S. Degree from the University Of Mosul, Iraq in 2012.

He worked as a dentist for more than three years at a Specialized Dental Centre, Right Bank, Mosul, Iraq. Dr. Omar has working experience in a various dental specialties including operative dentistry, root canal treatment, prosthetic dentistry, oral surgery, periodontal dentistry, oral medicine and dental x-ray.

He worked as a dentist for more than one year at Ninevah Private Dental Clinics. Dr. Omar arrived to Dubai last year and he joined Al Dehyafa Dental Centre since then.

Dr. Noha Hassan

Graduated in 2010, obtaining her bachelor degree of
dental surgery (BDS) from October Six University, Egypt.

Dr. Noha earned her Master degree in Periodontology in 2017 from Cairo University, Egypt. She is interested in gum esthetics using the most updated laser technology as in correction of gummy smile (الإبتسامة اللثوية), gum pigmentation (توريد اللثة), gum recession (الإنحسار اللثوي).

She has a long experience in cosmetic dentistry (veneer and teeth whitening), fillings, root canal therapy and crown and bridge. She is able to provide high quality dental service with child patients as well as an adult.

Languages spoken: Arabic and English.

Dr. Salim Mohammed

Dr. Salim is a specialist in Prosthodontics, He got his BDS in 2012 from SPU. He received his master degree in Restorative and Prosthodontics from the European University Collage in 2015. He has been practicing in the UAE for the past 7 years. His main interest is Esthetic Dentistry including: Smile makeover and Mouth Reconstruction (HOYLWOOD SMILE, teeth whitening, Crowns and Bridges, Removable Dentures).

He is also well experienced in providing emergency treatments and pain relief (root canal therapy and fillings) and making the dental office an inviting and safe place for patients.

Languages Spoken: Arabic and English

Dr. Mohammed Salah Meligy

Dr. Mohammed Salah graduated from the University of Sharjah U.A.E in 2012. He is a general dental practitioner in the clinic who carries out all procedure, however, he has special interest in restorative and cosmetic work.

He did his residency program
in the University of Sharjah dental hospital from 2013-2015. Following that he
worked in the punitive and reformation establishment department in Sharjah
police for a year before he decided to join private clinic.

Languages Spoken: Arabic and English

Dr. Rasha Yousef Nassrallah

A general dentist graduated from 6’OCTOBER UNIVERSITY , Egypt  in 2010. Worked in Jordan in a government hospital for 6 months, then worked at Dr. Abd-AlNasser dental clinic for 3 years.

Special interest in dentistry: pediatric, root canal treatment and retreatment, crowns, fillings , veneers , scaling and polishing. Moved to UAE in 2013 and worked in a private clinic, Sharjah. Then she joined Al Dehyafa Dental Centre at 2016.


  • Aesthetic veneer (2011).
  • Principles of minor surgery 2011
  • Successful endodontic 2011
  • Direct anterior and posterior restoration 2016
  • Diploma in implantology at Sharjah university 2016
  • Behavior management and conscious sedation 2018
  • Porcelain veneers 2018.

Languages Spoken: Arabic and English

Dr. Mithun Shetty

Speciality  Specialist Orthodontist & Dentofacial Orthopaedician

Certificates –

M(Orth)RCPS(Glasg) :  Royal College Of Physicians And Surgeons Of Glasgow/ November 2018 / Glasgow – United Kingdom

M(Orth)RCS(Edin) : Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh / May 2008 / Edinburgh – United Kingdom 

Master Of Dental Surgery(MDS) (Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics) :  Bapuji Dental College and Hospital / April 2007 / Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences , Bangalore – India

Bachelor Of Dental Surgery (BDS) : A . B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences / December 2000 / Mangalore University,Mangalore – India

Place of Graduation   India and United Kingdom


After completion of his rigorous postgraduate program
(September2003-April 2007), he joined as an Assistant Professor in Bapuji
Dental College & Hospital, Davangere, India in 2007 and was working as a
consultant Orthodontist in “The Dental Clinic” in Kundapur, India (April
2007-Sept 2008). Later he joined Penang International Dental College &
Hospital in Butterworth, Malaysia in 2008 as a lecturer where also practiced as
a specialist orthodontist till 2011.

In 2011 he passed his Dubai Health Authority specialty licensing exam and started his clinical practice as a specialist orthodontist In Al Qusais Medical Centre (2011-2013). In August 2013 he joined
Al Dehyafa Dental Centre as a full time specialist orthodontist and continue till date.

During these 12 years of orthodontic practice he has treated
more than 5000 patients, treatments ranging from preventive orthodontics to
functional jaw orthopedics using various orthopedic appliances. At times Dr.
Shetty have even combined orthognathic surgeries along with orthodontic
treatment to correct their dentofacial deformities. Having been trained and
certified in Lingual orthodontics, Mini Implants & Invisalign
technology has helped him provide the latest mechanotherapies to the
patients in a professional and caring environment in which patients needs
always come first.

Dr. Shetty is an active member of many international orthodontic and Dental organizations like International association of Orthodontics U.S.A, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh U.K, Indian Orthodontic Society & Malaysian Dental Association .He has also been Awarded Fellowship from the Indian Orthodontic Society and Fellowship from Royal college of Surgeons Edinburgh U.K.

Dr. Emad Akbeek

Dr. Emad completed his postgraduate training in Orthodontics from the University of Damascus, Syria, in 2013. Dr. Akbeek also holds a Master of Science (MS) in Orthodontics and Bachelor Degree in Dental Surgery (BDS) from Damascus University.

Dr. Akbeek is a quality orientated clinician with a passion for providing his patients with the best results in the manner suited for them with all aspects of specialty orthodontic treatments ranging from early/interceptive treatment, comprehensive treatment and orthognathic surgery cases. He also offers his patients traditional braces, self-ligating braces (Damon), lingual braces (Incognito), clear aligners (Invisalign) as well as adjunct devices for TMD/jaw joint problems and sleep apnea.

Work Experience

  • From 2014: Practicing Orthodontic treatment in Al Dehyafa Dental Centre, Dubai, UAE. 
  • From 2013: Practicing general and Orthodontic treatment in Allubnani Medical Center, al Sharjah ,UAE. 
  • 2010 – 2012: Supervising practical training for undergraduate students (clinical and lab), Orthodontics Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Damascus University. 
  • Marsh 2011 – April 2013: Associate Prof. Dr. Suleiman Dayoub Dental center, Al-Mazzeh – Damascus – Syria 
  • December 2009 – February 2011: AJAJ Ortho Cosmetic Dentistry, Rukneddin, Damascus, Syria 
  • 2008 – 2012: Practicing general and Orthodontic treatment in a private GDP clinic. AL-Amal square, Kodsaya, Damascus, Syria 
  • 2007-2008: Practical and clinical training during the last 2 years of undergraduate program (4th and 5th years), Faculty of Dentistry, Damascus University. 

Languages Spoken: Arabic and English

Dr. Omar Farouq

  • Implantologist
  • GBOI,
    German Board of Oral Implantology.
  • Memeber
    of German Association of Dental Implantology DGZI.
  • Presentative
    Of The German Association of Dental Implantology DGZI in UAE

Dr. Omar obtained his specialty degree in 2012 in Implantology from Muenster University –Germany through DGZI/GBOI program. He has a high level of expertise in the field with more than 14 years’ experience in treating dental patients. He is a passionate implantologist who takes care of every fine detail involved with facial esthetics and smile design. Using the latest technologies in Implantology and understanding the patients’ demands precisely are the keys for his success treating thousands of patients in a professional and friendly approach. His concept is simply to keep an eye on patient’s satisfaction and the other eye on getting a final result which should have a long term of success, and he also doesn’t hesitate to give his patients a plenty of time to give them full instruction about oral health and give them the advice they really need.

Dr. Omar provides the
following treatments:

  • Dental
    implants (surgical and prosthetic part).
  • Endodontic
    treatments (using last technologies of rotaries, ultrasonic and laser devises)
  • Cosmetic
    treatments (Smile Design, direct and indirect veneers)
  • Crowns
    and Bridges.
  • Teeth
  • Laser
    Gum Whitening.
  • Surgical
  • Dental
  • Mini
  • Inman

Treating patients from all
over the world added a rich multi-cultural experience to his practice as Dr.
Omar speaks fluent Arabic, English and German languages.

Dr. Mohammed Ghanem Hamdoon

Dr. Mohammed Ghanem graduated from the university of Mosul Iraq in 1998. He worked as a clinical instructor in the University of Mosul, college of dentistry- Iraq. Dr Ghanem gained his Master in restorative dentistry in 2003. Dr Ghanem also has two published researches papers in restorative dentistry.

Dr. Ghanem joined Al Dehyafa Dental Centre in 2005 as a specialist restorative dentist where he has been providing high level of treatments to patients. He was the medical director from 2011 till 2017. He is currently doing the Canadian board and RCDSO.

Dr. Ghanem has special interests in the following fields:

  • Restorative dentistry
  • Cosmetic dentistry
  • Root canal treatment
  • Fixed prosthodontics
  • Periodontics.

Dr. Ghanem is a member of:

  • Iraqi Dental Association – IDA
  • Emirates Medical Association – EMA.

Languages Spoken: Arabic and English

Dr. Mohammad Sedeeq

Graduated from the faculty of dentistry University of Mousel in Iraq in 1992 (B.D.S).

Dr. Seedeq holds a specialized training in oral surgery since 1998 through a one year full time post graduate training program at Baghdad University in Iraq (H.D.D.). He also holds multiple certificates in dental implant, cosmetics, Root Canal Treatment and digital dentistry.

He has a total of 26 years of experience in the field of

Languages spoken: Arabic and English.

Dr. Mohammad Saeed Hasan

Nationality: Jordanian

Dr. Mohammad Saeed gained his Dental Surgery (B.D.S.) from the University of Mousel in Iraq.

After graduation he worked as a general practitioner in the hospitals of the ministry of health in Jordan in 2002.

In 2006 he started work in his own dental clinic. He moved to Dubai in 2013 and started to work in
Al dehyafa Dental Centre. He is experienced in all general dentistry procedures including restorative dentistry (fillings, root canal treatment and crown and bridge work), minor oral surgery (simple extraction in addition to surgical extraction), periodontal treatment (scaling and polishing plus root surface planning treatment)., prosthodontics (full and partial denture) and dental aesthetics (veneers, lumineers and teeth whitening).

Languages Spoken: Arabic and English.

Dr. Sarah Al-Saffar

Dr. Sarah completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)
Degree from the University of Dundee in the United Kingdom in 2006. After
graduation she worked in the UK as a general dentist for 8 years before
deciding to move to Dubai.

Dr. Sarah relocated to Dubai in 2013 after living in the
U.K for more than 18 years. She worked in Dubai Healthcare City for around a
year before joining Al Dehyafa Dental Centre early 2014. Dr. Sarah finds
dentistry a very rewarding career and she loves treating patients and achieving
high clinical results.

Dr. Sarah has more than 12 years of wide experience in all fields of general dentistry involving fillings, periodontal treatments, root canal treatments, oral surgery, crown and bridge work, cosmetic dentistry including veneers and teeth whitening. She also has a specialist interest in treating children. Her calm, bubbly personality makes her very successful in treating children. She particularly enjoy treating children and provide the essential prevention measures to avoid the development and progression of dental caries.

Dr. Sarah enjoy treating all variety of age groups with
different backgrounds treating both adults and children. She believes that
dental prevention and oral education are the key to a healthy smile.

Dr Sarah Al-Saffar is the medical director of the Al Wasl
branch of Al Dehyafa dental centres and she 
has a very friendly approach with her patients. She is fluent in both
English and Arabic. Dr Sarah is also a member in the British General Dental
Council GDC.

Dr Sarah is looking forward to meeting you and provide
you with an outstanding dental experience here in Al Dehyafa Dental Centre.