Salma B.A Abdo Dr.

English, Arabic

Core competencies

  • Microsurgical endodontics (apicoectomy with recently developed material and equipment, and with bone augmentation and guided tissue regeneration)
  • Root canal treatment with microscope and recent advances in machinery and equipment
  • CBCT-CT scan-digital radiograph
  • Revascularisation of the pulp - the first specialist to do this with PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) in the UAE.
  • Complex endodontic treatment and retreatment with removal of fracture instrument and files with ultrasonic
  • Laser in dentistry, diode laser for gum depigmentation, frenectomy, gingivictomy, bleaching, removal of soft tissue and tie tongue
  • Crown, bridges, veneers, onlay, and inlay
  • Restoration of endodontically treated teeth
  • Implant placement with prosthesis
  • Bone grafting with or without membrane
  • Full mouth dental rehabilitation for special need patients and children above 10 years under general anaesthesia
  • Training and development
  • Teaching and leadership skills


Dr. Salma has extensive work experience of more than 28 years in endodontics, surgical endodontics, conservative and aesthetic dentistry and laser dental surgery. She has worked in Jordan, UK, and United Arab Emirates. She was a lecturer at Ajman University and Head of the Endodontics Unit from 2000 to 2007.
She was also the Head of Endodontics Department, Tawam Dental Centre which has been Al Ain Dental centre for more than 11 years.
Dr Salma has also been an international speaker on the subject of endodontics and laser and published many articles in well-known international journals.
She won the first prize in dentistry 2011-in FDI


American Board Certified of Laser Surgery in Dentistry, Endodontist 2018. USA
Doctor of Philosophy in Conservative Dentistry-Endodontic (PhD), USM University, 2013
Master of Science in Endodontic | University of London, Eastman Dental Institute, London UK, 1994
Bachelor of Dental Science | Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid-Jordan, 1990
Finished the primary part of RACDS (GPD), 2014
A certificate (DIPLOMA) in Implantology (Straumann) | University of Berne, 2006.
Fulfilment of American Academy of Implant dentistry (AAID MaxiCourse, 2021-2022 UAE)


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