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Alternative to Dental Insurance in Dubai

Alternative to Dental Insurance in Dubai

Dental insurance in Dubai  is only available as an additional option to some health insurance plans. That means if you want dental coverage, you need to pay extra. Downsides of Dental Insurance in Dubai Dental insurance can be a touchy subject even amongst dentists (but that’s the subject of a whole different post). For patients, there… Read more

Getting a Dentist License in Dubai

Getting a Dentist License in Dubai

Dubai Health Authority is the government office that issues medical licenses in Dubai. The only way to apply for a dentist license in Dubai, is to submit an application online through the Sheryan system. How to Apply for a Dentist License Applying for a dentist license in Dubai is all done online and can take up to 6… Read more

Studying Dentistry in the UAE

Studying Dentistry in the UAE

If you are interested in studying dentistry in the UAE, there are a number of dental degree programs available. Currently there are 8 schools in the UAE that offer degree programs for dental students. The 8 UAE dental schools are located in Ajman, Dubai, Ras Al Khaimah and Sharjah. Below is a list of the… Read more

Dental Tourism in Dubai

Dental Tourism in Dubai

Dental tourism throughout the Middle East is increasing in popularity every year. Many people from this region choose to get dental treatment outside of their home country because of cost, quality, and availability of specialists. In the past Lebanon and Jordan have been very popular among medical tourists, but instabilities in the Levantine region have… Read more

Mandatory Dental Check Ups for Children in Qatar

Mandatory Dental Check Ups for Children in Qatar

According to Gulf Times, the Qatari government just announced that dental check ups for children will now be mandatory prior to entering Kindergarten. Children in Qatar are already required to go for a wellness check up before being admitted to Kindergarten. The mandatory check up is to make sure children are up-to-date with their immunizations… Read more