Dr. Ilham Said Mohammed Abbas BDS General Practitioner Dentist, Department of Dentistry

Dr. Ilham Said Mohammed Abbas

BDS General Practitioner Dentist, Department of Dentistry

Dentistry


Professional Summary

  • Specializes in dentistry for special needs patients 
  • Examiner and oral health technical committee member at Health Authority-Abu Dhabi 
  • Recognized presenter at Health Authority-Abu Dhabi events

Work Experience

  • 1985: Began work as General Dentist at a private medical facility in Abu Dhabi 
  • 1988: Worked as General Dentist in Ruwais, UAE 
  • 1989: Began work as General and Pediatric Dentist at an Abu Dhabi Ministry of Health school clinic 
  • 1991: Began work at an Abu Dhabi hospital, where she became Lead Dentist and Privileged Pediatric Dentist

Medical Training

  • 1983: Earned Bachelor of Dental Surgery and Medicine with Honors from the University of Alexandria, Egypt

Awards And Membership

  • Member, Emirates Medical Association 
  • Member, Examination Committee, Health Authority-Abu Dhabi 
  • Member, Oral Health Technical Committee, Health Authority-Abu Dhabi 
  • Frequent speaker at conferences and community-focused workshops 
  • Volunteer at Operation Smile, a charity that provides free surgeries for children with cleft lips and palates around the world 
  • Conducting ongoing research on Vitamin D deficiency and dental caries in UAE children under the age of six