Dr Mohammed Almuzian
BDS (Hons.), MFDS RCPS (Glasg.), MFDS RCS (Edin.), MJDF RCS (Eng.), MFD RSC (Ireland), MSc. Orthodontics. (Distinction), MSc. HCA (University of Atlanta), DClin.Dent. Orthodontics (University of Glasgow), PG.Cert.Sys.Rev.Health (University of Portsmouth), MOrth RCS (Edin.), IMOrth RCPS (Glasg./ Eng.), IADFE (USA), MARCDS. Orth. (Australia) – GDC. No: 260485
Having completed over 10,000 cases in 3 different continents and 6 countries including UK and Australia, Dr Almuzian has vast experience in the field of adult and children’s Orthodontics encompassing 17 years. He has a particular interest in breathing and sleep apnoea. As a highly qualified Specialist Orthodontist, Dr Almuzian is an honorary lecturer in Orthodontics, he has also worked as an Associate Professor in Orthodontics.
After graduating with honors as a dentist in 1998, Dr Almuzian went on to achieve specialty orthodontic training; an MSc in Orthodontics with distinction; which he followed with an MSc in Healthcare Administration with merit from the USA, Doctorate in Clinical Orthodontics (DClinDent. Orth.) qualification with distinction and a PG.Cert.SysRev.Health qualification with merit, both from the UK.
Dr Almuzian undertook further advanced training in Orthodontics at Eastman Dental Hospitals/ University College of London and Oxford University Hospitals NHS foundation trust treating complex cases such as those with severe hypodontia, jaw deformity, cleft lip and palate and patients with craniofacial syndrome.
Dr Almuzian has acquired 9 other diplomas of memberships from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Glasgow, Ireland, England and Australia. He has also been awarded multiple accolades and merits in his studies and research to further facilitate his experience and was awarded the Gold Medal from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in Orthodontics for the most meritorious performance among more than 80 candidates worldwide.
As an evidence-based clinician, Dr Almuzian has now published over 25 research publications and many clinical audits on a variety of aspects of Orthodontics and has written various invaluable theses to his name, in addition supervising theses of others.
Dr Almuzian is a fellow and member of many worldwide societies including the International Association of Orthodontics, World Federation of Orthodontics, Academy of Clinical Educators of the Royal College of Glasgow of Physician and Surgeon, British Orthodontic Society, European Orthodontic Society and others.
Dr Almuzian’s area of expertise is mostly in difficult advanced cases that others have found challenging; related to orthognathic jaw surgery. However, he does take pride in accomplishing unique results of many cases requiring teeth straightening solutions. He enjoys many conventional options but also likes to customise treatments to produce optimal solutions using a variety of modalities including:
- Clear aligners (invisible braces),
- Removable and functional appliances,
- Tooth coloured braces such as ceramic and resin,
- Metal braces (conventional and Damon self-ligating braces),
- Lingual (Incognito) braces, and
- Skeletal anchorage devices (TADs)
Dr Almuzian is passionate about basing his treatments on producing a healthy foundation with functional aesthetic orthodontic outcomes. All suggested treatment plans are based upon researched evidence and customized according to the difficulty and aesthetic end result required. He also carries out a digital photographic and cephalometric analysis, this ensures a resulting harmonious bite. He endeavours to enhance his recommended treatment plans using cutting-edge technological advancements in a pragmatic and realistic way. He also on occasion uses 3D imaging for diagnosis and facilitating his treatment planning, a unique treatment planning process that enables him to achieve outstanding results.