Specialist Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dr Kamis Gaballah is a specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery. As well as being an accomplished surgeon, Dr Gaballah is a prolific writer and speaker on the subjects such as oral cancer, dental techniques and advancements and management of occupational exposure hazards.
○ PhD. Doctor of Philosophy. King’s College London, University of London. Thesis title: Novel Strategies to destroy Oral Precancer and Residual disease. Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2007.
○ GCAP. Graduate Certificate of Academic Practice, King’s Institute of Learning and Teaching, King’s College London, 2006.
○ FDS RCS. Fellowship of Faculty of Dental Surgery-Royal College of Surgeons, England (Specialties: Oral Surgery and Oral Medicine). London, 2002.
○ FFD RCSI (OSOM) Fellowship of Faculty of Dentistry-Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (Oral Surgery with Oral Medicine) Dublin, 2002.
○ MSc Faculty of Medicine, Garyounis,University, Benghazi, Libya. Grade: Excellent, 2000.
○ BDS Bachelor of dental Surgery. Faculty of Dentistry, Garyounis University, Benghazi, Libya. Grade: Very Good (with Distinction), 1993.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
o Dento-alveolar surgeries including surgical removal of teeth and lesions.
o Pre-prosthetic and endodontic surgeries.
o Bone grafting techniques
o IV Sedation and Orofacial pain and TMDs.
o Dental Implantology related surgeries.
o Antral-related surgeries.
o Salivary gland disorders and surgeries.
o Orofacial trauma
o Orthognathic procedures.
o Maxillofacial distraction Osteogenesis
o International Dental Research Association
o Founding member of the Libyan Section of IDAR.
o Member of the Association of Academic British Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
o Associate of the Higher Education Council UK.
o Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in England.
o Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
o Member of the British Association for Cancer Research.
o Member of the British Dental Association.
o Member of the Egyptian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
o Gaballah K. Avoiding common problems in tooth extractions. Dental Tribune, UK and Ireland 2015, 5:18-19,
o Gaballah K and Rahmi I. Can Presence of Oral Fordyce’s Granules Serve as a Marker for Hyperlipidemia? 2014. Dental Research Journal. 11(5): 553-558.
o Gaballah K, Bahmani A, Salami A, Hassan A. The knowledge and attitude of practicing dentists towards the antibiotic prescription: A regional study. British Journal of Pharmaceutical Research.2014.4(16):2006-2018.
o Gaballah K and Salehi S. Post-graduate dental training in the United Arab Emirates. Faculty Dental Journal . 2013:4(3):148-152
o Gaballah K and Anis R. Oral Cancer in the UAE: a multicenter retrospective study Libyan J Med. 2013 Aug 27;8:21782-
o Gaballah K. BISPHOSPHONATE RELATED OSTEONECROSIS OF JAWS: AN OVER-REVIEW FOR GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONERS . International Journal of Science Innovations and Discoveries. 02/2013; 3(1):11-21
o Gaballah K, Warbuton D, Sihmbly K, Renton T. Needle Stick Injuries among undergraduate dental students: risk factors and recommendation for prevention. Libyan Journal of Medicine. 2012;7.
o Renton T, Yilmaz Z, Gaballah K. Evaluation of trigeminal nerve injuries in relation to third molar surgery in a prospective patient cohort. Recommendations for prevention. International Journal Oral Maxillofacial Surgery. 2012. 41(12):1509-1518.
o Gaballah k and Saleh A. Diffuse Inflammatory Facial Swelling Secondary to Local Anesthetic Injections in Patient with Polyalkylimide Gel Used for Cheek Augmentation.2010. Smile Dental Journal.5(4):18-20.
o Gaballah K. Bisphosphonate Related Osteonecrosis of Jaw:a new puzzle for dental practitioner. Libyan Dental Journal.2011:1(2) January:21-24
o Gaballah K, Renton T, Yilmaz Z. Minimizing the Injury of Inferior Dental Nerve During Removal of Lower Third molar: Systematic Approach.2010. Libyan Dental Journal. 1(1) :21-24
o Gaballah K, Oakley R, Hills A, Ryan A, Partridge M.The antiangiogenic agent ZD4190 prevents tumour outgrowth in a model of minimal residual carcinoma in deep tissues.2009. British Journal of Cancer .101, 418 –423
o Gaballah K, Oakley R, Hills A, Partridge M Tissue Engineering of Oral Dysplasia. The Journal of pathology,(2008) 215 (3),280-9.
o Gaballah K, Oakley R, Hills A, Curiel D, Partridge M Lysis of dysplastic but not normal oral keratinocytes and tissue-engineered epithelia with conditionally replicating adenoviruses. Cancer Research.( 2007) Aug 1;67(15):7284-94.
o Gaballah K a, Partridge M Molecular Markers for Head and Neck Cancer. Cancer and metastasis reviews(2005) 24:71-85.
o Gaballah K , Sultan A , Yasser A. Observations on Effects of Chlorehexidine Mouthwash on the Oral Mucosa. Ainshams Dental Journal (2005) VIII (3):27-34.
o Yasser A ,Gaballah K , Sultan A , Histological Studies on The Von Ebner’s Salivary Glands of Rabbits. Cairo Dental Journal (2004),20 (1):175-178.
o Gaballah K and Elerbi M. Factors Associated with Tempromandibular Joint Problems in Eastern Libya. Pakistani Dental and Oral Journal (2002), 22(2):111-116.
o Gaballah K and Raghvan V. Reiger‘s Syndrome Case-Report and Review. Qatar Medical Journal (2001),10(2):69-71
o Gaballah K Fracture of Facial Bones in Benghazi. Qatar Medical Journal (2000).9(2): 36-38
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