Dr. Ahmad Hafez, DDS

Objective
Part time associate positions and locum dentistry.
Education
  • Graduated in 2011 from a 5 year dental program at the University of Damascus.
  • Completed the NDEB equivalency process on first attempt and became a member of the RCDSO in January 2014.
  • Fellowship in oral surgery and impacted wisdom teeth by Dr. Larry Gaum, 2015
  • One year implant residency at the Ti-Max maxicourse by the Amercian Academy of Implant Dentistry 2015-2016
  • Licensed to practice moderate IV sedation, oral sedation and nitrous oxide sedation.
  • Knowledge on laser dentistry, grafting, CBCT planning, occlusion, and photography during implant training.
  • Invisalign beginner and intermediate course.
Skills
  • Strong team work and communication skills with patients, which increases chances for case acceptance.
  • Well disciplined, punctual, very dependable and organized.
  • Experience in the management and treatment of children and anxious patients. 
  • Computer skills: extensive knowledge in computer software, hardware, websites and programming.
  • Experienced in SIMPLANT, a software by denstply for viewing CBCT scans and planning dental implants.
  • Bilingual: fluent in both English and Arabic.
General Dentistry Experience (7 years)
  • Experience in all aspects of general dentistry including comprehensive treatment planning, complex restorations, bridges, dentures, root canal treatments with rotary and surgical extractions of impacted wisdom teeth.
  • I love all aspects of dental implants including treatment planning, surgical placement, grafting, and restorative phase.
  • Experience in IV sedation with midazolam, oral sedation with triazolam and nitrous oxide sedation.
  • Experience in cosmetics, photography, occlusion, increasing the VDO with composites using KOIS technique.
Academic Dentistry Experience (7 years)
  • Passion for education and teaching foreign trained dentists the knowledge required to pass the equivalency exa
  • Created a comprehensive review or curriculum of general dentistry used for teaching foreign trained dentists.
  • This includes dental theory of all aspects of dentistry from A to Z and clinical judgment case learning.
  • In the process of creating and compiling study manuals that include original art work and explanations.
  • Started Scholars Dental with the goal of simplifying the knowledge of dentistry for improved practical use.
Other Experiences
  • 3 years part-time as a Jeweler at Damas Diamonds ltd. or as recently known as Damasci. This included following the process of making a jewelry piece form start to end and customer service.
  • Computer programming projects on several occasions include and not limited to a software for a facial developmental disorder research at the University of Damascus and a software for a prosthodontist which organized patient referrals from general dentists.
  • Website development experience, created the scholars dental website.
Hobbies
  • When I am not teaching, learning or creating lectures and manuals; I enjoy working out, swimming, basketball, soccer, squash, kickboxing, long walks, spending time with family, watching movies, and believe it or not playing video games.