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Dr. Racha Kassar

DDS, CES (Pediatric Dentistry)
Specialist Pediatric Dentist (Lebanon)
Children’s Dental Center, Dubai

Professional Information

Dr. Racha has 14 years of experience as a full-time pediatric dentist. She graduated in 2006 as a Specialist Pediatric Dentist from Damascus University directly after finishing her Bachelor of Dental Medicine in 2003

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 precaution 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), Saudi Dental Society (SOC), European Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and the International Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Racha is fluent in Arabic, English, and French.

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.