Dr. Racha Kassar
Specialist Pediatric Dentist (Lebanon)
DDS, DES (Pediatric Dentistry)
Laser Dentistry (AALZ, GmbH)
Dr. Racha Kassar graduated from Damascus University in 2003, with a bachelor’s degree in dental medicine. Later, in 2006, she pursued a specialization in pediatric dentistry at the same university. Today, Dr. Racha has secured a robust experience of 14 years in pediatric dentistry. In addition, Dr. Racha has also earned a Mastership in laser dentistry from Germany, equipping her with the knowledge and expertise to provide effective laser dental treatments to children.
She practiced as a full-time pediatric dentist in one of the most reputable hospitals in the capital of Saudi Arabia for 12 years where she was appointed as a Deputy Chairman of the Dental Department. She later moved to Dubai to continue her profession and passion for pediatric dentistry.
Over the past years, Dr. Racha has gained a great experience in her field with notable success in treating a variety of comprehensive pediatric dentistry cases chairside, as well as under conscious sedation and general anesthesia when needed.
She believes that every child has the right to receive the best dental care no matter how challenging their case could be. She has a special interest in offering dental care to children with special needs and medically-compromised children and adolescents.
Her personable nature allows children and parents to feel comfortable and at ease. She takes extreme precautions with regard to all safety standards and has great patience and compassion in handling children. Dr. Racha also has the ability to determine the long-term effects of dental procedures in children and is trained in dental trauma management, dental emergencies, and comprehensive orthodontics.
She is a member of the Lebanese Dental Association (LOS), the Saudi Dental Society (SOC), the European Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and the International Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
Patients say about Dr. Racha Kassar
Up, Close & Personal
Why did you choose to be a pediatric dentist?
I chose to be a pediatric dentist after learning that most practices were failing to provide the right dental care for children whom I believe are the cutest, purest, and most innocent beings. I enjoy being around them and offering them oral care through their various development stages.
What do you like most about your job?
I have a special interest in learning about nutrition and body biology and offering advice to my patients and their families.
What are your hobbies? What do you like to do outside of work?
Being raised in the Lebanese valley, I have a great passion for nature and history. I also enjoy long walks and swimming.
What is the best advice you can give to your patients?
Best advice: Prevention is always the key.