Dr. Jehad Al Sukhun

Dr. Jehad Al Sukhun is a surgeon specialised in oral and maxillofacial surgery, with a PhD from the University of London, and work experience in numerous hospitals in the UK, Finland and the UAE. He completed his Masters qualification as an Oral Maxillofacial Surgeon from the University of Manchester. He went on to do his Phd in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery from the University of London, and has also qualified for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, UK (FRCS).

Dr. Jehad Al Sukhun has worked as a surgeon and as a teaching faculty at a number of hospitals and universities in different countries. He has held the post of Professor, Oral Maxillofacial Surgeon Programme Director at the Shaikh Maktoum Ben Hamdan Dental University College in Dubai. He has taught at the Helsinki University Hospital in Finland, and has been a clinical researcher at the University College London, UK.

He has been honoured with a fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, UK, and Operation Smile, the biggest professional and government organization in USA for treating facial deformities. He is also a fellow of the International Congress of Oral & Maxillofacial Implantologists (ICOI). He is a fellow of the Norman Rowe Educational Trust, as well as the Foundation for the advancement of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery, Prosthetics and Technology and Co-operation and Understanding between Surgery and Technology, UK. He is a member of the European Association of Osseointegration and the American Academy of Plastic Surgeons.

Dr. Al Sukhun is an expert at performing all maxillofacial plastic procedures. These include full face lift, mid face lift, blepharoplasty, rhinoplasty, cheek implants, chin implants or genioplasty. He works on defining the lower jaw borders using Medpor implants. He performs surgical lip augmentation, double chin liposuction or mini neck lift and auricular reconstruction.

Dr. Al Sukhun also performs the full range of maxillofacial reconstructive surgical procedures. Some of these are orthognathic surgery for protruded or retruded upper and lower jaws, cleft lip, cleft palate, salivary gland (submandibular), salivary gland removal (parotid), trauma or fracture to midface/ maxilla/ mandible, temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJ), dental implants, impacted wisdom teeth. He performs surgeries related to head and neck cancer oncology.

Dr. Al Sukhun speaks Arabic, English, and Finnish.

Clinical Expertise:

Dr. Jehad Al Sukhun’s areas of expertise include:

  • Head & Neck Surgery
  • Facial trauma
  • Head & Neck lumps, cyst, swelling, cancer
  • Oral lumps, cyst, swelling, cancer
  • Salivary gland surgery i.e parotid gland, submandibular gland surgery.
  • Temporomandibular Joint Surgery
  • Facial deformities surgery i.e cleft lip / palate
  • Orthognathic surgery: abnormal jaw growth, advanced or retruded jaw surgery
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery: i.e. dental implants, bone graft, wisdom teeth.
  • Cosmetic facial surgery e.g. Blepharoplasty, double chin, neck lift, face lift..etc