Dr. Iyad Khaled Al-Omari

Dr. Iyad Khaled Al-Omar

Dr. Iyad Khaled Al-Omari DDS, MSc Orthodontics(Glasgow) MOrthRCS(Ed)

Senior Consultant ( Orthodontics)

Associate Professor

University of Jordan

Dr. Al-Omari obtained his Dental Degree from the University of Jordan, completed the postgraduate orthodontic program of The University of Glasgow and Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. Currently, he is an associate Professor in Orthodontics at the University of Jordan and a Senior Consultant at the Jordan University Hospital. A visiting consultant at Amrita Medical center in AbuDhabi, UAE. He is an examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland for the Membership examination. He also a member of specialist examination Committee of the Jordan Medical Council for Orthodontics as well as a member of Higher Committee of Accreditation for the Continuous Medical Education. In addition, Dr Al-Omari served as the head of the Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics Department at the University and Assistant Dean for Quality Assurance and developments. He was elected a Board Member of the Jordanian Orthodontic Society.

In addition to his academic contributions throughout dedicated teaching, local and international presentations and publishing in most prestigious international orthodontic journals Dr. Al-Omari, has a wide and comprehensive experience in the conventional orthodontic appliance systems as well as advanced contemporary customized braces to suit every patient like invisible clear Aligner, lingual braces Incognito and self-

ligating appliance system. In addition to advance management of complex craniofacial problems combining surgical and orthodontic strategies.

Dr. Al-Omari presented in most international orthodontic meetings in America, Europe, Asia and Africa. His research interests include the impact of quality of life in orthodontics and the management of patients with Cleft lip and Palate. He has published extensively in major Orthodontic journals. He received the Best Scientific Research Award of the Association of Arab Dental Faculties in 2006 and the Best Poster Award of the British Orthodontic Society in 2001.

Dr. Al-Omari is an Active Member of the American Association of Orthodontists, European Orthodontic Society, World Federation of Orthodontists and Arab Orthodontic Society. He also serves as a reviewer for of the European Orthodontic Journal and Angle Orthodontists as well as many local and regional dental and Orthodontic Journals.