Dr. Rima Abdallah

Dr. Rima Abdallah is an American Board-Certified Specialist Periodontist and brings more than a decade of experience in Periodontology and Implantology both in Dubai and Lebanon. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and a fellow of the International College of Dentists. She earned a Doctor of Science (DSc) in Oral Biology from Boston University.

Dr. Rima received a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (C.A.G.S.) in Periodontology and was presented with the prestigious Award for Excellence in Periodontology from Boston University. 

Pursuing her passion for academia, Dr. Rima served as Assistant Professor at the Department of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry at Lebanese University, as well as Clinical Associate Professor at the Periodontology Division at the Beirut Arab University.

Dr. Rima was a research scholar at the Forsyth Institute and Boston University. She has several national and international publications to her credit and served as the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Oral and Dental Sciences (IJODS). 

She was also a member of the scientific committee of the Lebanese Dental Association. 

As a Periodontist, Dr. Rima uses the latest techniques in diagnosing periodontal diseases and specializes in the prevention, treatment and management of diseases affecting the gums and supporting structures of the teeth.

She speaks English and Arabic. 

Dr. Rima is available to see patients for the following procedures.

  • Surgical & non-surgical treatment of periodontal disease
  • Esthetic & functional crown lengthening procedures
  • Treatment of gummy smile
  • Lip repositioning
  • Laser soft tissue enhancement & depigmentation
  • Soft & hard tissue reconstruction
  • Dental implant
  • Minimally invasive periodontally accelerated orthodontic tooth movement
  • Frenectomy

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