Biography

Dr. Al-Arab was raised in Beirut, Lebanon. He graduated in 1997 from the University of Texas Health Science Center, Dental Branch, in Houston, Texas. In 1997, Dr. Al-Arab practiced in Irving, Texas as an associate for one year. He specialized in family, implant, and cosmetic dentistry. In January 1999, he accepted a position with the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at UT Southwestern as an instructor and general dentist, where he currently practices. Dr. Al-Arab is a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association and the Dallas County Dental Society.

Education

Graduate School Texas State Technical College-Waco Campus (1987)
Undergraduate University of Texas at Arlington (1993), Biology
Graduate School University of Texas Health Science Center-Houston (1997)

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Anodentia
  • Chronic Pericoronitis
  • Complicated Tooth Fracture
  • Dental Caries - Extending into Pulp
  • Dental Cosmetics
  • Dentures
  • Edentulous Mandible
  • Edentulous Maxilla
  • Infection, Inflammation Reaction to Implant (Oral or Joint)
  • Late Effect of Radiotherapy
  • Loss of Teeth
  • Mandibular Atrophy
  • Maxillary Atrophy
  • Tooth Extraction & Pain
  • Veneers

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Dental Association
  • Dallas County Dental Society
  • Texas Dental Association