Mamdouh Al-Chihabi

Paediatric Dentist BDS 2004 MClinDent in Paediatric Dentistry 2008 MFDS RCS 2010

Mamdouh qualified in 2004 from Beirut University. Following an initial period in practice he moved to Glasgow and worked with children with special needs at the Royal Hospital of Sick Children.

Wanting to specialise in childrens’ dentistry he completed the Masters in Paediatric Dentistry (MClinDent in Paediatric Dentistry) at the internationally renowned paediatric department at the Eastman Dental Institute in London, which was awarded in 2008.  He was additionally presented with the 3M Winter Prize for the best postgraduate student at the Eastman Dental Institute over the 2 year course.

Further experience was gained in oral & maxillofacial surgery, sedation and paediatric dentistry at Nottingham University Hospital, Birmingham Dental Hospital and Charles Clifford Dental Hospital, Sheffield. 

During this time Mamdouh gained the Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Mamdouh currently holds a post as a Specialty Dentist in Paediatric Dentistry at Manchester Dental Hospital where he is involved in completing complex treatment on difficult paediatric patients and undergraduate teaching. He is also a member of British Society of Paediatric Dentistry.

Academically Mamdouh has published in national and international peer-reviewed journals, as well as being invited to review papers for several publications.  He has attended and presented at many national and international conferences and completed many research audits to analyse aspects of paediatric dentistry.
Clinically, his particular interests lie in the management of dental trauma, providing high-quality restorative care for children, medically compromised children and the use of pharmacological and non-pharmacological behaviour techniques to provide dental treatment for anxious children such as inhalation sedation.

Outside of dentistry he enjoys swimming, travelling and photography