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A. Professor Mohammad-Adel Moufti

Assistant Professor in Prosthodontics

Dr Moufti is an Assistant Professor in Prosthodontics in Sharjah University, UAE and a Visiting Senior Lecturer at the College of Medicine and Dentistry.

He obtained a PhD degree in the field of occlusion and TMD from Newcastle University in 2007; after which he was appointed as a Clinical Fellow in Restorative Dentistry at Newcastle, and lead of the undergraduate course on Crown and Bridge. In 2011 he received the ITI’s prestigious scholarship to undertake a yearlong clinical training in Implantology at Belgrade University. He then joined Manchester University for nearly 5 years, during which he supervised research projects of a large number of Masters students in the field of Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry. His research on occlusion, TMD and implant loading has been published in high calibre journals, and recognised by 4 prestigious international awards:

  • International Association for Dental Research, USA
  • International conference in orofacial pain, Australia
  • British Society for Restorative Dentistry, UK
  • Asian Professionals Award in the UK.

He is reviewer for a number of international journals including: J Oral Rehabilitation, J of Dentistry, J Orofacial Pain, and editor for the journal of Oral Health and Dental Management.

Adel is a keen lecturer on occlusion. He takes particular interest in simplifying the complexity of the subject, and in removing confusion out of occlusion.