Principal Investigator Initiative List

Department of Oral Medicine & Diagnostic Science

Designation Professor
Contacts aalekrish@KSU.EDU.SA | | 8055869
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Validation of multidetector and cone beam computed tomography (CT) for maxillofacial applications
  • Validation of computer hardware and image analysis software for maxillofacial applications
  • Dose reduction in maxillofacial imaging
  • Iterative CT reconstruction techniques
  • Computer aided implantology
  • Imaging of the temporomandibular joint
  • Use of artificial intelligence in maxillofacial imaging
Latest scientific publications
  1. Comparative Study of the Accuracy of CBCT Implant Site Measurements using Different Software Programs. (2021)
    Al-Ekrish, A. Saudi Dental Journal. 33(6): 355-361.
  2.  ​Accuracy of mean grey density values obtained with small field of view cone beam computed tomography in differentiation between periapical cystic and solid lesions. (2020)
    AlMadi, D., Al-Hadlaq, M., AlOtaibi, O., Alshagroud, R., Al-Ekrish, A. International Endodontic Journal. 53(10): 1318-1326.
  3. Assessment of potential dose reduction in multidetector CT doses using FBP and SAFIRE for detection and measurement of position of the inferior alveolar canal (2020)
    Al-Ekrish, A., Alzahrani, A., Zaman, M., Alfaleh, W., Hörmann, R., Widmann, G. Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology. 129(1): 65-71.
  4. Comparability of Dental Implant Site Ridge Measurements Using Ultralow Dose MDCT Combined with FBP, ASIR, and MBIR  (2019)
    Al-Ekrish, A., Al-Shawaf, R., Alfaleh, W., Hörmann, R., Puelacher, W., Widmann, G. Oral Radiology. 35(3):280–286.
  5. Comparative analysis of prevalence of apical periodontitis in smokers and non-smokers using cone-beam computed tomography (2019)
    Balto, H., Alabdulaaly, L., Bahammam, S., Al-Ekrish, A. Saudi Dental Journal. 31(1): 52-57. .
ORCID 0000-0003-2158-1230
Designation Assistant Professor
Contacts aalsoghier@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests Oral and maxillofacial medicine
Latest scientific publications
  1. Alsoghier, A., Riordain, R. N., Fedele, S., & Porter, S. (2020). Information needs of patients with oral epithelial dysplasia. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology, 129(1), e194-e195.
  2. Alsoghier, A., Riordain, R. N., Fedele, S., & Porter, S. (2021). Psychosocial impacts of oral epithelial dysplasia. Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine.
  3. Alsoghier, A., Riordain, R. N., Fedele, S., Liew, C., & Porter, S. (2022). Information needs and oral epithelial dysplasia: Development and psychometric evaluation of a novel instrument. Oral Diseases, 28(1), 76-86.
  4. Alsoghier, A., Riordain, R. N., Fedele, S., & Porter, S. (2018). Web-based information on oral dysplasia and precancer of the mouth–quality and readability. Oral oncology, 82, 69-74.
ORCID 0000-0002-1649-1954
Designation Assistant Professor
Contacts hhkaabi@KSU.EDU.SA | |
Specialization / Research Interests Oral Biology, Stem Cells, Cancer, Epigenetics, Histological Studies
Latest scientific publications
  1. Al-Sudani D, Kaabi H, Al Gamdi A, Al Dakheel A. The influence of different angles and reciprocation on the shaping ability of two nickel-titanium rotary root canal instruments. J Contemp Dent Pract. 2014 Jul 1;15(4):451-5.
  2. Kaabi HH(2021). Inconsistency in using early differentiation markers of human pluripotent stem cells. Int. Res. J. Med. Biomed. Sci. 6(2):11-18.
  3. Kaabi HH (2021). Perceived relevance of oral biology by undergraduate and postgraduate dental students: a case study at King Saud University. Int J Med Dent. 25 (4). (accepted for publication).
ORCID 0000-0001-8622-4635
Designation Assistant Professor
Contacts oalshuhail@KSU.EDU.SA
Specialization / Research Interests
  • TMJ
  • Salivary gland disorders
  • Headaches
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Occlusion
  • Dental sport medicine
Latest scientific publications
Contacts hmukhtar@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests Stem cells and tissue regeneration
Latest scientific publications

Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Designation Assistant professor
Contacts rabdulla@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Oral and Maxillofacial surgery
  • Molecular Biology
Latest scientific publications
Designation Assistant professor
Contacts ralfotawei@KSU.EDU.SA
Specialization / Research Interests Tissue engineering, Regenerative medicine
Latest scientific publications
  1. Randa Alfotawi Raeesa Ahmed. Muhammad Atteya, Amer Mahmood, Abdulazize Siyal Marium AlHindi. Ahmad El-Ghannam. Assessment of novel surgical procedures using decellularised muscle and bioactive ceramic: a histological analysis. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine (2021)32:113
  2. Randa Alfotawi. An update of Reconstructive surgery. Journal of investigative surgery 2020
  3. Randa Alfotawi. Flap Techniques in Dentoalveolar Surgery Sridharan G(ed). Oral Disease.(Intechopen, 2020)
  4. Randa Al-Fotawi, Manikandan Muthurangan, AbdulAziz Siyal, Sangeetha Premnath, Mussad Alfayes, Ahmed El-Ghannam4 and Amer Mahmood. The use of Muscle Extracellular Matrix (MEM) and Bioglass for bone augmentation. Biomed. Mater. 15 (2020) 025005
  5.  AL-Fotawi M. Muthurangan, A. Siyal, S. Premnath. A. Mahmmod New procedure in bone engineering using induced adipose tissue. Journal of investigative Surgery0:1-11, 2019
  6. H. Fouad I , Randa AlFotawi Othman Y. Alothman, Basheer A. Alshammari, Musaad Alfayez, Mohamed Hashem and Amer Mahmood. Porous Polyethylene Coated with Functionalized Hydroxyapatite Particles as a Bone Reconstruction Material . Materials 2018, 11, 521; doi:10.3390/ma11040521
  7. Alfotawei R, Alfayez M, Mahmood A. In Situ tissue engineering using an induced muscle graft to reconstruct critical size bone defect. Journal of Biomaterial &tissue engineering 2017;11: 1114-1121
ORCID 0000000345564099

Department of Periodontics & Community Dentistry

Designation Chairwoman
Contacts nashri@KSU.EDU.SA
Specialization / Research Interests Periodontics stem cell material
Latest scientific publications AlSaloom, N. S., & Ashri, N. Y. (2020). Silent sinus syndrome (First Case Report, Saudi Arabia with recommendation). International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, 74, 104-108.
ORCID 0000-0002-9772-0260
Designation Professor
Contacts aelhejazi@KSU.EDU.SA
Specialization / Research Interests Tooth color restorative  resin composite mechanical physical properties of resin composites. RMGIC  cements bonding materials
Latest scientific publications
ORCID 0000-0003-0522-5703
Contacts malsarhan@KSU.EDU.SA
Specialization / Research Interests Periodontics, Implant Dentistry
Latest scientific publications
  1. Alsarhan, M., et al. (2018). “The effect of chlorhexidine and Listerine® mouthwashes on the tensile strength of selected absorbable sutures: an in vitro study.” BioMed research international 2018.
  2. AlSarhan, M. A. (2020). “Knowledge and prescription habits toward preoperative antibiotics in implant dentistry: A survey analysis in a subset of dentists in Saudi Arabia.” The journal of contemporary dental practice 21(5): 568-574.
  3. AlSarhan, M. A., et al. (2019). “Xenogeneic collagen matrix versus connective tissue graft for the treatment of multiple gingival recessions: A systematic review and meta‐analysis.” Clinical and experimental dental research 5(5): 566-579.
  4. AlSarhan, M. A., et al. (2021). “Evaluation of complacency about dental implants with shared decision making and satisfaction scores: A cross-sectional study.” The Saudi Dental Journal.
  5. AlSarhan, M. A., et al. (2021). “Short-term improvement of clinical parameters and microbial diversity in periodontitis patients following Indocyanine green-based antimicrobial photodynamic therapy: A randomized single-blind split-mouth cohort.” PHOTODIAGNOSIS AND PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY 35.
Designation Assistant Professor
Contacts atounsi@KSU.EDU.SA | | 011 80 56096
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Periodontics / Periodontal disease
  • Tissue Regeneration
  • Implant Dentistry
Latest scientific publications
  1. Photodynamic therapy in the treatment of periodontal diseases
    DOI: 10.4103/jioh.jioh_204_18
  2. Effectiveness of scaling and root planning with and without adjunct antimicrobial photodynamic therapy in the treatment of chronic periodontitis among cigarette-smokers and never-smokers: A randomized controlled clinical trial
    DOI: 10.1016/j.pdpdt.2019.01.006
  3. Real-Time Assessment of Guided Bone Regeneration in Standardized Calvarial Defects Using a Combination of Bone Graft and Platelet-Derived Growth Factor With and Without Collagen Membrane: An In Vivo Microcomputed Tomographic and Histologic Experiment in Rats
    DOI: 10.11607/prd.2645
  4. Efficacy of Mesenchymal Stem Cells as Adjunct to Guided Bone Regeneration in Standardized Calvarial Defects in Rats: An In Vivo Microcomputed Tomographic and Histologic Analysis
    DOI: 10.11607/prd.2319
ORCID 0000-0001-5541-5252
Designation Assistant Professor
Contacts haldulaijan@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests Periodontics and Implantology
Latest scientific publications
ORCID 0000-0003-4027-3436
Designation Biostatistics Consultant and Lecturer
Contacts nassr@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests Research or experiment design and statistical analysis
Latest scientific publications
  1. Comparison of Fracture Resistance of Primary Incisors Restored with Different Intracanal-Reinforcement Material: Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dentistry
  2. Personal factors associated with carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS): A case-control study” ;BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders
  3. Effect of Demineralizing Agents on Enamel Surface Roughness of Permanent Teeth: An In Vitro Study; IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences (IOSR-JDMS) e-ISSN: 2279-0853, p-ISSN: 2279-0861.Volume 19, Issue 4 Ser.6 (April. 2020), PP 47-55
ORCID 0000-0002-1705-5417
Contacts atounsi@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Dental public health
  • Oral epidemiology
  • Oral health promotion
Latest scientific publications  
ORCID 0000-0002-6626-977X
Designation Demonstrator
Contacts raqeely@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Implant dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Regeneration
Latest scientific publications
  1. AlJasser, R., AlAqeely, R., AlZahrani, A., AlKenani, M., AlQahtani, S., AlSarhan, M., … & Lambarte, R. (2021). Antimicrobial Effect of Isotretinoin Therapy on Periodontal Pathogens: A Case-Control Study. Antibiotics, 10(11), 1286.
  2. AlSarhan, M. A., Alaqeely, R. S., AlJasser, R., Otaibi, D. H., AlOraini, S., & Alshiddi, I. F. (2021). Evaluation of complacency about dental implants with shared decision making and satisfaction scores: A cross-sectional study. The Saudi Dental Journal, 33(8), 929-936.
  3. AlJasser, R., AlAqeely, R., AlKenani, M., AlQahtani, S., AlZahrani, A., & Lambarte, R. (2022). The effect of systemic Isotretinoin on salivary tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinases 1 and 2 and salivary flow rate in periodontal disease. Saudi journal of biological sciences, 29(1), 148-153.
  4. AlJasser, R., Alaqeely, R., Al-Hoqail, I., Al-Haddab, M., AlQahtani, S., AlKenani, M., … & AlOraini, S. (2021). Association between isotretinoin (Roaccutanne) use and changes in periodontal clinical parameters and MMP-8 and MMP-9 salivary levels. Front. Biosci, 26, 191-197.
  5. AlSarhan, M. A., Altammami, M. A., Alaqeely, R. S., AlEbdi, A., Al Jasser, R., Al Otaibi, D., … & Alyamani, E. J. (2021). Short-Term Improvement of Clinical Parameters and Microbial Diversity in Periodontitis Patients via Indocyanine Green-Based Antimicrobial Photodynamic Therapy: A Randomized single-blind Split-Mouth Cohort. Photodiagnosis and Photodynamic Therapy, 102349.
ORCID 0000-0001-6461-4552

Department of Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics

Designation Associate professor
Contacts zhafiz1@KSU.EDU.SA | | 55974
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Pulp therapy in primary teeth
  • Preventive
  • And other pediatric dentistry related topics
Latest scientific publications
  1. Zain Hafiz, Assessment of the Smile Perception with Different Incisal Relationships among Saudi Female Adolescents, J Res Med Dent Sci, 2021, 9(8): 141-148
  2. Parental Knowledge on Using Sports-Related Mouth-
    Guards in School-age Saudi Children
  3. Parental Awareness of Bruxism in Saudi Children: A public Health Concern
ORCID 0000-0002-6358-482X
Designation Associate professor / Consultant
Contacts LAlHowaish@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Pediatric dentistry
  • Dental materials
  • Orthodontic
  • Oral health
  • Fluoride
  • Medically compromised
Latest scientific publications  
Designation Associate professor
Contacts asulimany@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Dental Public Health
  • Statistical Analysis
Latest scientific publications
  1. Sulimany AM. Cervical and Lumbar Pain among Dental Interns in Saudi Arabia: A National Cross-sectional Study. The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice. 2021 Oct 21;22(8):860-6.
  2. Sulimany AM, Alsamhan A, Alawwad AA, Aqueel M, Alzaid N, Bawazir OA, Hamdan HM. Knowledge levels and educational experiences among dental graduates in Saudi Arabia regarding child abuse and neglect: a national study. Children. 2021 Sep;8(9):724.
  3. HAMDAN HM, ALHARBI K, ALSAPER H, ALSUBAYAE S, TOUNSI A, SULIMANY A. Burden of Musculoskeletal Disorders among Recent Dental Graduates in Saudi Arabia: A National Survey. Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research. 2021 Sep 1;15(9).
  4. Mattar RE, Sulimany AM, Binsaleh SS, Al-Majed IM. Comparison of Fissure Sealant Chair Time and Patients’ Preference Using Three Different Isolation Techniques. Children. 2021 Jun;8(6):444.
  5. AlMadhi, Noura A., Ayman M. Sulimany, Hamad A. Alzoman, and Omar A. Bawazir. “Halitosis and Associated Risk Factors in Children: A Cross-sectional Study.” The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice 22, no. 1 (2021): 51-55.
ORCID 0000-0003-3861-1707
Designation Associate professor
Contacts nalmosa@KSU.EDU.SA
Specialization / Research Interests Enamel demineralization, white spot lesions in orthodontic patients
Latest scientific publications
  1. Almosa, N. A., Sibai, B. S., Rejjal, O. A., & Alqahtani, N. (2019). Enamel demineralization around metal and ceramic brackets: an in vitro study. Clinical, cosmetic and investigational dentistry, 11, 37.
  2. Bindayel, N. A., Alwadei, A., Almosa, N., Aasser, W., Qazali, A., Samran, A., & Alqerban, A. (2019). Evaluation of bracket failure in relation to different factors in patients experiencing comprehensive orthodontic treatment: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Journal of Oral Research, 8(2), 116-121.
ORCID 0000-0002-7103-2988
Designation Associate professor
Contacts asakher@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Forensic Odontology
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Age estimation
  • Human identification
Latest scientific publications
  1. Sousa AMDS, Jacometti, V., AlQahtani, S., Silva RHAD. Age estimation of Brazilian individuals using the London Atlas. Arch Oral Biol. 2020 (DOI: 10.1016/j.archoralbio.2020.104705)
  2. Ambrosio, P., Ramírez, D., Alsalamah, S., Tryfonas, T., Jiménez, S., Mota, A., AlQahtani, S., Nouh, T., Alsalamah, H., Almutawaa, S, Alkabani, H., Alsmari, M, Alashgar, N., Alrajeh, A., Kurdi, H.. Securing mHealth Applications Using IoTsecM Security Modelling: Dentify.Me mApp Case Study for Urgent Care Management. Computacion y Sistemas (2019) (
  3. AlQahtani, S.. Age Estimation Reports: Where do we stand?. J Forensic Sci Res. (2019).
  4. Kassim, S., Othman, B., AlQahtani, S., Kawthar, A., McPherson, S. M., Greenberg, B. L.. Dentists’ attitudes towards chairside medical conditions screening in a dental setting in Saudi Arabia: an exploratory cross-sectional Study. BMC Oral Health (2019). (
  5. AlSudairi, D., AlQahtani, S.. Testing and Comparing the Accuracy of Two Dental Age Estimation Methods on Saudi Children: Measurements of Open Apices in Teeth and The London Atlas of Tooth Development. Forensic science international (2019). (DOI: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2018.11.011)
ORCID 0000-0002-3328-5984

Department of Restorative Dental Sciences

Designation Associate professor / Consultant
Contacts kalmadi@KSU.EDU.SA
Specialization / Research Interests Endodontics
Latest scientific publications
ORCID 0000-0003-2799-5485
Designation Associate professor
Contacts zallahem@KSU.EDU.SA
Specialization / Research Interests Endodontics
Latest scientific publications
ORCID 0000-0002-6942-8713
Designation Associate professor
Contacts faljarbou@KSU.EDU.SA
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Endodontics
  • microbiology
  • herbal medicine
Latest scientific publications
  1. Aljarbou, F., Riyahi, A. M., Altamimi, A., Alabdulsalam, A., Jabhan, N., Aldosimani, M., & Alamri, H. M. (2021). Anatomy of the accessory mental foramen in a Saudi subpopulation: a multicenter CBCT study. The Saudi Dental Journal.
  2. Almeshari, A., Khounganian, R., Mahdi, W., Aljarbou, F., Bhandi, S., & Alsubait, S. (2021). Pulpal Response to the Combined Use of Mineral Trioxide Aggregate and Iloprost for Direct Pulp Capping. Applied Sciences, 11(8), 3702.
  3. Aljarbou, F. (2021). Management of Unusually Fused Maxillary Central Incisor: Case Report. Egyptian Dental Journal, 67(2), 1723-1727.
  4. Aljarbou, F. A., Bukhary, S. M., Althemery, A. U., & Alqedairi, A. S. (2021). Clinical dental students’ knowledge regarding proper dental settings for treating patient during COVID-19: A cross-sectional study. Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences, 37(2), 503.
  5. Aldosimani, M. A., Althumairy, R. I., Alzahrani, A., Aljarbou, F. A., Alkatheeri, M. S., AlGhizzi, M. A., & Abughosh, T. K. (2021). The mid-mesial canal prevalence in mandibular molars of a Saudi population: A cone-beam computed tomography study. The Saudi Dental Journal, 33(7), 581-586.
ORCID 0000-0002-3531-4857
Designation Associate professor
Contacts falsalleeh@KSU.EDU.SA
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Antiviral Immunity
  • Immunomodulation of Periapical Lesion
  • Endodontic Microbiology and Inflammation
Latest scientific publications
  1. Saudi Journal of Oral and Dental Research
    2020- ISSN 2518-1300 (Print) |ISSN 2518-1297 (Online)
    Workforce Analysis of Dentists in Private Clinics in Al-Ahsa Governorate, Saudi Arabia
    Ali A. Alkhamis BDS, SBE1, Muneer M. Alsalem BDS3, Abdullah H. Alsaad BDS3, Fahd M. Alsalleeh, BDS, MS, PhD2*
  2. Alsalleeh, Fahd. (2019). Oral Candidiasis Susceptibility of Mice Lacking Interferon Regulatory Factor 3, A Preliminary Report. Biomedical Journal of Scientific & Technical Research. 14. 10.26717/BJSTR.2019.14.002571.
  3. Saudi Dent J . 2018 Jan;30(1):70-73.  doi: 10.1016/j.sdentj.2017.10.008.  Epub 2017 Nov 6. Analyzing private dental clinics in Riyadh City, Saudi Arabia
  4. Fahd Alsalleeh  1 , Mashari Alohali  1 , Marshed Alzeer  1 , Meshal Aloseimi  1 , Nassr Almuflehi  1 , Sattam Alshiha  2 Conserv Dent . Jul-Aug 2019;22(4):381-386.  doi: 10.4103/JCD.JCD_555_18.
    Ex vivo microbial leakage analysis of polytetrafluoroethylene tape and cotton pellet as endodontic access cavity spacers
  5. Manal Alkadi  1 , Fahd Alsalleeh  2 5. J Endod. 2014 Nov;40(11):1815-9. doi: 10.1016/j.joen.2014.08.002. Epub 2014 Sep 11. PMID: 25218526 Antifungal activity of endosequence root repair material and mineral trioxide aggregate. Alsalleeh F, Chung N, Stephenson L.
  6. Arch Oral Biol. 2016 Mar;63:47-52. doi: 10.1016/j.archoralbio.2015.11.012. Epub 2015 Nov 30. PMID: 26679201 Interaction of Candida albicans with periodontal ligament fibroblasts limits biofilm formation over elastomer silicone disks. Alsalleeh F, Williams S, Jaber H.
ORCID 0000-0003-1168-0729
Designation Associate professor
Contacts sbukhary@KSU.EDU.SA | | 011 80 58240
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Endodontics
  • Nano materials
  • Confocal laser scanning microscope
  • Biofilm
Latest scientific publications
  1. Balto, H., Bukhary, S., Al-Omran, O., BaHammam, A., & Al-Mutairi, B. (2020). Combined effect of a mixture of silver nanoparticles and calcium hydroxide against Enterococcus faecalis biofilm. Journal of Endodontics, 46(11), 1689-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.joen.2020.07.001
  2. AlJasser, R., Bukhary, S., AlSarhan, M., Alotaibi, D., AlOraini, S., & Habib, S. R. (2021). Regenerative Therapy Modality for Treatment of True Combined Endodontic-Periodontal Lesions: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(12), 6220. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph18126220
  3. Bukhary, S. (2020). Assessment of knowledge and attitudes of traumatic dental injuries among Saudi dental students: a multicenter cross-sectional study. International journal of dentistry, 2020. DOI: 10.1155/2020/8814123
  4. Bukhary, S., & Balto, H. (2017). Antibacterial efficacy of octenisept, alexidine, chlorhexidine, and sodium hypochlorite against Enterococcus faecalis biofilms. Journal of endodontics, 43(4), 643-647. DOI: 10.1016/j.joen.2016.09.013
ORCID 0000-0002-9202-8291

Department of Prosthetic Dental Sciences

Designation Professor
Contacts syhabib@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Dentistry
  • Prosthodontics
  • Dental Education
  • Dental Materials
Latest scientific publications
  1. Alshiddi IF, Habib SR, Sattar K, Alshahrani A, Almufleh RS, Basuhail S, Andejani A. Are dentists more prone to metabolic syndrome and occupational stress? Work. 2021 Nov 25. doi: 10.3233/WOR-205134. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34842205.
  2. AlJasser RN, AlSarhan MA, AlOtaibi DH, AlOraini S, AlNuwaiser R, AlOtaibi A, Alduraihem H, Habib SR, Zafar MS. Comparison of Polymeric Cyanoacrylate Adhesives with Suturing in Free Gingival Graft Stability: A Split Mouth Trial. Polymers (Basel). 2021 Oct 16;13(20):3575. doi: 10.3390/polym13203575. PMID: 34685335; PMCID: PMC8539045.
  3. Bajunaid SO, Alshiddi I, Alhomaidhi L, Almutairi R, Alolayan S, Habib SR. Comparison of the Fracture Resistance and Fracture Mode of Contemporary Restorative Materials to Overcome the Offset of Mandibular Implant-Supported, Cement-Retained Crowns. Materials (Basel). 2021 Aug 26;14(17):4838. doi: 10.3390/ma14174838. PMID: 34500928; PMCID: PMC8432696.
  4. Habib SR, Nakshabandi AZ, Al Shawi AA, Allohaidan FA, Al Kurdi RB, AlSarhan M. Degree of Streptococcus mutans Colonization on Common Restorative Materials Subjected to Wear Cycle. Int J Prosthodont. 2021 September/October;34(5):626–634. doi: 10.11607/ijp.6519. Epub 2020 Jun 26. PMID: 32588997.
  5. Habib SR, Ansari AS, Alqahtani M, Alshiddi IF, Alqahtani AS, Hassan SH. Analysis of enamel and material wear by digital microscope: an in-vitro study. Braz Oral Res. 2020 Jan 10;33:e121. doi: 10.1590/1807-3107bor-2019.vol33.0121. Erratum in: Braz Oral Res. 2020 Oct 16;34:e121err. PMID: 31939500.
ORCID 0000-0002-4398-3479
Designation Assistant professor
Contacts malsahn@KSU.EDU.SA |
Specialization / Research Interests
  • Prosthodontics and Dental Geriatrics
  • Implant Dentistry
  • Digital Dentistry
  • Qualitative research
Latest scientific publications
  1. Al-Sahan, M. M., Al Maflehi, N. S., & Akeel, R. F. (2014). The influence of tightening sequence and method on screw preload in implant superstructures. International Journal of Prosthodontics, 27(1).DOI: 10.11607/ijp.3306
  2. Al‐Sahan, M. M., MacEntee, M. I., & Bryant, S. R. (2020). A metatheory explaining how patients manage tooth loss. Gerodontology, 37(3), 258-270.DOI: 10.1111/ger.12457
  3. Al-Sahan, M. M., MacEntee, M. I., Thorne, S., & Bryant, S. R. (2020). A qualitative synthesis of theories on psychosocial response to loss of breasts, limbs or teeth. Journal of Dentistry: X, 3, 100014. DOI: 10.1016/j.jjodo.2020.100014
ORCID 0000-0002-3680-7223