Mr Abdurahman El-Awa
Consultant in Oral Surgeon
QualificationsBDS(Hons). MFDS RCS Edinburgh. MSurgDent RCS England. CCST OS. FDS OS RCS Edinburgh.
Main NHS base:
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals
Scope of Practice:
- Dental Implants
- Dental Surgery
- Wisdom Teeth
- Bone Grafting
- Paediatric Oral Surgery
Training & background:
Mr Abdurahman El-Awa is a Consultant in Oral Surgery and Senior Clinical Lecturer at Sheffield University Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust. He works at both Sheffield’s Dental Hospital and Sheffield University Dental School as a Consultant in Oral Surgery. Abdurahman has an interest in Dental Implants, Paediatric Oral Surgery and Apical Endodontic Retreatment Surgery.
Mr El-Awa worked as a Consultant in Oral surgery at Manchester University Hospitals and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals. He has completed a UK Oral Surgery Specialist Training program at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, his training included core and extended competencies and has successfully completed the ISFE (2013) exam (first attempt), he has gained a CCST (2012) in Oral Surgery and is a Specialist in Oral Surgery on the Oral Surgery GDC specialist’s list, he trained at Glasgow Dental School and Southern General Hospitals, Sheffield Dental School and Royal Derby hospitals gaining experience and training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Mr El-Awa has extensive experience in all aspects of Oral Surgery, Orthognathic Surgery, Dental Implants, Bone Grafting, Sedation and Dent-Alveolar procedures. In addition to the Oral surgery, he has broad experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery procedures; such as management of orthognathic surgery, facial trauma, salivary gland disease and airway management.
In addition to service provision he also teaches postgraduate students and undergraduate students at the dental school and he also teaches the Foundation Trainers and postgraduate students on a direct one to one teaching of minor oral surgery. On regular weekly basis, he runs one to one clinical teaching sessions, small group tutorials for undergraduate and postgraduate dental students. These sessions cover simple and minor oral surgeries, dental implants as well as conscious sedation.
Mr El-Awa also runs primary care specialist oral surgery, dental implants and intravenous sedation clinics in primary care (dental practices) where he provides the specialist service and teaches the general dental practitioners in a primary care setting.
Mr El-Awa has completed a UK approved four and half years Oral Surgery Specialist Training program at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, his training was a run through including core and extended competencies. Abdurahman has successfully completed the ISFE (2013) exam, he has gained a CCST (2012) in Oral Surgery and is a Specialist in Oral Surgery on the Oral Surgery GDC specialist’s list. He qualified in 2003 and moved to the UK in 2006 aspiring specialist training. Since then, he trained at Glasgow Dental School and Southern General Hospitals, Sheffield Dental School and Royal Derby hospitals gaining experience and training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment
M: Monthly sessions A: Consulting alternative weeks A/H: Ad Hoc