Dr. Samar Abdel Rahman
Specialist Pediatric Dentist (South Africa)
MFDS, MSS, PhD (South Africa), Sedation Dentistry (USA)
Orthodontic Center, Dubai
With a distinguished educational background, Dr. Samar has established herself as a dedicated professional in the field of pediatric dentistry. She holds a degree in dental surgery from the prestigious Royal College of Ireland, and she further enhanced her expertise by obtaining a Clinical MSc in Pediatric Dentistry from South Africa. Driven by her passion for knowledge and advancement, Dr. Samar has even pursued a specialized course in sedation dentistry from the renowned Harvard University and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Dental Traumatology in South Africa.
Upon completing her education in 2013, Dr. Samar set out to gain the requisite exposure and experience in pediatric dentistry. In doing so, she accumulated over 8 years of experience working across different clinical practices and facilities, from day surgery centers to hospitals. This exposure gave Dr. Samar ample opportunities to challenge herself in the various spheres of pediatric dentistry.
Having specialized in pediatric dentistry and minimally invasive dentistry, Dr. Samar is proficient in managing anxious children in the dental chair. Additionally, she has extensive experience in sedation dentistry, having successfully treated over 100 children under general anesthesia. Dr. Samar’s expertise also extends to managing complex cases of dental trauma and developmental anomalies, making her a trusted professional when handling challenging dental situations.
Outside the dentist’s office, Dr. Samar is proudly recognized for authoring two different publications in the field of pediatric dentistry. She is also an active speaker at international conferences. Additionally, Dr. Samar is an avid believer in the notion that “prevention is better than cure”. Hence, she takes the initiative to encourage her patients to take better care of their teeth.
Beyond her professional achievements, Dr. Samar places a strong emphasis on building positive and trustful relationships with her young patients and their parents. Recognizing the significance of a healthy rapport, she prioritizes creating a welcoming and friendly atmosphere, ensuring that children feel comfortable and at ease during their dental visits.
Driven by her belief in preventive care and her passion for improving oral health, Dr. Samar strives to make a positive impact on her patients’ lives one little smile at a time.