Dr Asmaa Al-Taie

Dr Asmaa Al-Taie

Profile

Asmaa is a Clinical Lecturer/Honorary Speciality Registrar in Restorative Dentistry. She completed her MSc with distinction and PhD at Leeds.

For her PhD she developed novel nano-hybride dental composite with anticaries properties. Previously she spent a significant period of time in both General Practice and as a Senior House Officer in Maxillofacial Surgery and Restorative Dentistry. She has also been awarded the Membership Diploma from the Faculty of Dental Surgeons (Edinburgh). Her research interests is in the field of resin composites, light curing and amalgam alternatives. She has an interest in rehabilitating tooth surface loss patients with direct resin composites and all aspects of fixed and removable prosthodontics. She published in the fields of dental composites, removable prosthodontics, endodontics and the rehabilitation of oral cancer patients. She is the year 4 lead for the undergraduate dental programme and is interested in both undergraduate and postgraduate education and has lectured nationally and internationally.

Research interests

Asmaa's research is in the field of resin composites, light curing and amalgam alternatives. She is interested in both lab-based and clinical research topics.

Qualifications

  • BDS
  • MSc
  • MFDS RCS
  • PhD

Professional memberships

  • Royal College of Surgeons of Ednibrugh

Student education

Asmaa is involved in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and she is the year 4 lead for the undergraduate dental programme.