Dr.Emad GhabrialBchD, MchD (ortho), PhD, HDD, PGDip (P. manag)
Dr Emad Ghabrial, specialized in orthodontics at the University of Pretoria in 1997 where he also received a Postgraduate diploma in Practice Management in 2010.
He obtained his Bachelor of Dentistry degree from Cairo University Faculty of Dentistry 1984; where he received a Diploma in conservative dentistry 1989. His professional affiliation includes the South African society of orthodontics, American orthodontic association, World Federation of orthodontics and the American Association of Cleft Lip and Palate.
Dr Ghabrial currently has two practices in Pretoria, at Queenswood and at Lombardy Office Park in Pretoria East. Dr. Ghabrial also serves as an orthodontic consultant for orthognathic surgery and is a member of Cleft Lip and Palate treatment team at Pretoria Academic Hospital. He is also active in the dental community giving presentations, lectures and writing articles, and currently holds the title of a Senior Lecturer in Orthodontics at the University of Pretoria.
We are proud to announce that in 2020 Dr Ghabrial was awarded his PhD in the Assessment of the educational needs and services available in cleft lip/palate and craniofacial anomalies management in South Africa from the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal.
Dr Ghabrial has also greatly contributed to the field of research with publications in journals listed below:
- A survey of South African Maxillofacial & Oral Surgeon opinions regarding the academic education in the field of cleft lip/palate and craniofacial deformities
- South African speech-language therapists’ opinion of their training in cleft lip and palate and craniofacial deformities
He is a proud husband, father and amazing leader of the PretoriaSmile team!