ABOUT US

We’re An Exclusive Dental Clinic Based In Dubai

At the German Dental & Neuromuscular Clinic, we believe that dental treatment should be gentle, conservative, minimally invasive, and natural. We want our patients to be able and willing to take care of their teeth, in order to maintain a beautiful bright smile, without the worry of any issues. Gentleness, good bedside manner, listening, customer service, comfort and your health are of utmost importance to us. At GDNC, we believe in developing an individualized treatment plan for each patient. Listening to the patient’s needs, as well as, a comprehensive examination, allows us to design a treatment course that is tailored to address the patient while meeting their expectations and desires.

You are our first priority. With a warm and friendly atmosphere, our dental team listens compassionately to each and every one of your requests, wishes, and concerns. You will then be offered a unique, pain-free, and specialized treatment, to achieve long lasting results. Our personal touch will make you feel relaxed, and any questions or requests are encouraged, so that our team members can assist you to help resolve any possible concerns or requests. Every individual has different needs and goals. Therefore, we provide you with a variety of high quality services and specialties under one roof. In conclusion providing services with high skills, using state of the art technology and materials and providing positive atmosphere makes us who we are today!
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MEET THE TEAM
  • Dr. Abdolreza Nassouti

    Periodontology Specialist
    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...

    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. Jocelyne Charest

    Neuromuscular Dentist
    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...

    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. Michael Sostmann

    Orthodontics Specialist
    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. 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 Degree in Dentistry (D.M.D) in 1990, in a study on “Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Temporomandibular...

    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.

    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 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 focused 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 Lingual-Orthodontics Program 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 Diplomat of the German Board of orthodontics and since 2007 he is 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. Geert De Zutter

    Orthodontics Specialist
    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...

    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. Fadi Kanan

    Implant Specialist
    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...

    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. Axel Berens

    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
    Dr. Axel Berens was born 1965 in Dortmund, Germany. From 1984 – 1997 he studied Dentistry and Medicine at the University of Munster, Germany. During his course of study, he followed an Internship at the Hospital das Clinicas in Sao Paulo, Brazil. In 1997, he started his residency in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Hannover, Germany. Dr. Berens became a Specialist in Oral and...

    Dr. Axel Berens was born 1965 in Dortmund, Germany. From 1984 – 1997 he studied Dentistry and Medicine at the University of Munster, Germany. During his course of study, he followed an Internship at the Hospital das Clinicas in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

    In 1997, he started his residency in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Hannover, Germany. Dr. Berens became a Specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2000.
    Since 2001, he has been working in a private practice in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Hannover, Germany.
    During his residency and working in a private practice, he gained a lot of experience in all kinds of Maxillofacial surgeries.

    Dr. Berens main interest is in the field of Dental Implants. In his practice in Hanover he has been performing all kinds of Implant Surgeries, including bone grafting and other augmentation techniques. His clinic is well-known for referrals by many Dentists in the region.

    Another important part of the clinical work carried out by Dr. Berens is the cooperation with Orthodontists. He carries out many minor surgeries for Orthodontists and is also able to correct complex deformations of the jaws (Dysgnathia Surgeries). These surgeries are performed in a private hospital, where Dr. Berens is working as a consultant surgeon. Dr. Berens is now able to perform these surgeries in Dubai, as well.

    His broad experience and scientific works on Oral and Maxillofacial surgery are published in many International Journals and he is also a well-known speaker at International Conferences.

  • Dr. Abdolreza Nassouti

    Periodontology Specialist
  • Dr. Jocelyne Charest

    Neuromuscular Dentist
  • Dr. Michael Sostmann

    Orthodontics Specialist
  • Dr. Geert De Zutter

    Orthodontics Specialist
  • Dr. Fadi Kanan

    Implant Specialist
  • Dr. Axel Berens

    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

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For over 25 years our passionate, caring team have been offering a complete range of private dental and hygiene treatments.

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