Dr. Geert De Zutter is a Specialist in orthodontics, he graduated as a Dentist from the University of Leuven - Belgium in 1985 with Magna Cum Laude .
In addition, he has a postgraduate in orthodontics from the Medical University of Hannover - Germany and is a University Certified Specialist, Fachzahnarzt fuer Kieferorthopaedie .
He earned a Doctor Degree in Dentistry in 1989 , in a study on "Facial Growth and skeletal and dento-alveolar Discrepancies".
In his private practice, Dr De Zutter is focused on Orthodontic treatment for children and adults ,and has a special interest in combined treatment of Orthodontic/Orthognathic surgery & Lingual Orthodontics, 3D Radiology.
He also holds a Master of Science Degree from the prestigious Lingual orthodontics Program in Hannover Germany , and is trained in this field by the world renown experts, Prof Dr. R. Schwestka - Polly and Prof. Dr. D.Wiechmann , the inventor of the first and only true customized Lingual Orthodontic Appliance and Treatment Philosophy . He is the only Specialist, together with Dr M. Sostmann, at the German Dental and Neuromuscular Clinic, who hold this degree in Dubai and the Middle East
Dr. De Zutter, apart from his orthodontic expertise, is also very much involved and has gained a lot of expertise in the field of Sleep Apnea Treatment with Oral Appliances.
Dr. De Zutter is a member of several Orthodontic, Dental Sleep Medicine, Radiology Societies in Europe and the United States .
Dr. Jocelyne Charest was born and raised in Montreal, Canada. Her extensive love for travel, gives her the opportunity to work overseas.
Since 1996, Dr. Charest has worked in public hospitals and in private clinics in Canada and the Middle East.
Dr. Charest worked as a Consultant General Dentist at the Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Humanitarian City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Jan 2002-May 2003. She returned to Canada to work in Montreal for a brief period and then worked in Doha, Qatar between Jan 2004-May 2007. She has been working in Dubai since June 2007.
Dr. Charest is the first certified Neuromuscular Dentist in Dubai. Based on 40 years of research, Neuromuscular Dentistry is a functional dentistry aimed at helping people with TMJ (jaw) problems. If you or one of your friends or relatives has worn-down teeth, headaches, clicking in the jaw joint, face or neck pain, or bite problems, Dr Charest can help you. To achieve a pain free lifestyle, she will work in collaboration with Chiropractors, Osteopaths, Physiotherapists and ENT doctors on the best possible solution.
Dr. Charest's, professional practice focuses on providing patients with individually tailored dental care of the highest quality in both general and neuromuscular dentistry.
Dr. Charest takes pride in her work and finds dentistry to be a wonderfully fulfilling career. She speaks fluently both English and French.
Dr. Abdolreza Nassouti (D.M.D) is a specialist in Periodontology (Gum Diseases).
He graduated in 1988 as a General Dentist from Medical University of Hannover. He received his D.M.D from the same university and his Thesis was about "Cyclosporine-A-induced Gingival hyperplasia in patients after organ transplants". In this study, he developed together with a team of his colleagues in the Department of Periodontology at Hannover Medical University, a program to help and prevent transplant patients from severe side effects induced by a medicine on their gums. He was working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontology and Restorative Dentistry of the same University where he also finished his specialized Studies in Periodontology (Treatment of Gum Diseases).
Since 1994, Dr. Nassouti has been practicing Dentistry in Dubai and offering his patients the highest quality of Dental Treatment, as they would receive it in Germany. He is the founder of the first German Dental Clinic in Dubai and together with the other members of his highly qualified team of Specialists, gives patients the best possible solutions for their dental problems.
Dr. Nassouti's main fields of interest are the combination of treatment of Gum Diseases and Aesthetic Dentistry, as healthy gums secures better results for all Cosmetic treatment of the teeth.
Dr. Nassouti is a member of several Dental Societies in Europe and the United States.
Dr. Michael Sostmann (D.M.D) is a Specialist in Orthodontics, he graduated as a Dentist from the Medical University of Hanover, Germany in 1986 with Magna Cum Laude Laude.
In addition, he has a postgraduate inorthodontics-dubai.phpfrom the Medical University of Hannover, Germany and is a University Certified Specialist, Fachzahnarzt fuer Kieferorthopaedie .
He earned a Degree in Dentistry (D.M.D) in 1990, in a study on "Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Temporomandibular Joint".
After a five year postgraduate training with Externships at Tuft's University, Boston, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and University of Connecticut, Farmington, he started his private practice 1993 in Hannover. Dr. Sostmann is focussed on Orthodontic treatment for children and adults, and has a special interest in Integrative Medical Treatment. He graduated in Applied Kinesiology and Manual Therapy to treat a wider range of temporomandibular joint disorders.
He also holds a Master of Science Degree from the prestigious Lingualorthodontics-dubai.phpProgram in Hannover, Germany and was trained in this field by the world renown experts, Prof Dr. R. Schwestka-Polly and Prof. Dr.D.Wiechmann, the inventor of the first and only true customized lingual orthodontic appliance and treatment philosophy. He is the only specialist, together with Dr. G. de Zutter at the German Dental and Neuromuscular Clinic, who hold this Degree in Dubai and the Middle East
Since 2000, Dr. Sostmann holds a Diplomate of the German Board of orthodontics since 2007 a member of the executive panel of the German Board of Orthodontics. Since 2009, Dr. Sostmann has served for the German Society of orthodontics as a member of the advisory board. He earned the highest listing in orthodontics for the "Focus-Aerzteliste Germany", twice in 2012 and 2013.
Since 2006, Dr. Sostmann has been a faculty member and part time teacher of the Medical University in Hanover, Germany. Dr. Sostmann is a member of several Orthodontic, Dental Sleep Medicine, Radiology Societies in Europe and the United States.
Dr. Fadi Kanan is specialized in implant dentistry and is certified by the prestigious Kois Center in Seattle for complete rehab and esthetic cases.
He graduated in 1993 from Mcgill University as a Marine biologist and then went on to graduate in 1996 from Northwestern University (Chicago) as a general dentist. He completed a residency in Surgery and Anesthesiology in Vermont 1998 and 1999. In 2006, he obtained a fellowship from the Misch Institute for Implants and the International congress of Oral Implantologists. He continues to better his skills throughout the years and in 2013 graduates from the Kois Institute in Seattle.
In 1999, Dr. Kanan joined a private practice in Vermont. He was part owner for 12 years and then moved to Dubai 2012. He joined our team in 2015 to help expand our services and work with the rest of Dr. Nassouti's team to deliver the best care for our patients.
Dr. Kanan's main interest is in complete rehab cases and with his training at the Kois Center, he is able to deliver treatment in all aspects of dentistry.
Dr. Kanan is board certified in the USA and Canada and is a member of several societies in the USA and Canada.