Ahmed Zaher

Assistant Professor

Ahmed Zaher

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Restorative Sciences


1999-2004: Bachelor of Dental medicine and surgery (BDS), Alexandria University, Egypt.
2002-2004: National Board Dental Examinations (Part I & II)
2004-2005: General practice residency, Alexandria University, Egypt
2006-2009 Postgraduate Residency and Masters degree in Restorative Dentistry, Alexandria University, Egypt.
2012-2015: Prosthodontics postgraduate Residency at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry with a Certificate in Prosthodontics and Masters of Science Degree in Dentistry (M.S.D.).
2014-2015: Misch Implant Fellowship program
2016: Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists in Canada (RCDC)
2017: Fellowship of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI)
2018: Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics and Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontics (ACP)

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  • MS, Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology Louisiana State University Hea, 2015

  • DDS, Dentistry Alexandria University, 2004


  • Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI), 2017

  • Fellow of Royal College Of Dentists of Canada (RCDC) Royal College Of Dentists of Canada (RCDC), 2016

  • Certificate in Prosthodontics Louisiana State University, School of Dentistry, 2015

  • BCP American Bd of Prosthodontics, 2019

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics American Board of Prosthodontics, 2018

  • Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontics Fellow of the , 2018

  • DEN 2015

  • Georgia Faculty Dental License Georgia Board of Dentistry, 2015

Awards & Honors

  • Jon B. Suzuki Research Award Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU), 2018

  • Third Award, Junior Podium Contest, ASOI annual symposium Arab Siciety of Oral Implantology (ASOI), 2009

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • AGDR 7034

    AEGD Clinic
  • AGDR 7033

    AEGD Didactics
  • PROR 7131

    Clinical Prosthodontics II
  • PROR 8131

    Clinical Prosthodontics IV
  • PROR 9131

    Clinical Prosthodontics VI
  • RSCD 5412

    Complete Dentures
  • RSFX 5412

    Fixed Prosthodontics II
  • RSID 5211

    Intro to Dental Sciences
  • PROR 9032

    Predoctoral Teaching II
  • PROS 5901

    Prosthodontics Clinic
  • RSPR 5411

    Removable Partial Dentures
  • PROS 5001

    Advanced Prosthodontics
  • AGDR 7023

    AEGD Didactics
  • PROR 7121

    Clinical Prosthodontics I
  • PROR 8121

    Clinical Prosthodontics III
  • PROR 9121

    Clinical Prosthodontics V
  • CLCR 8014

    Dental Implantology
  • ESTD 5001

    Esthetic Restorative Dentistry
  • RSFX 5311

    Fixed Prosthodontics I
  • RSOC 5311

    Occlusal Analysis
  • PROR 7024

    Occlusion/Articulator Sem I
  • PROR 8026

    Occlusion/Articulator Sem II
  • PROR 9024

    Occlusion/Articulator Sem III
  • RSCD 5311

    Pre-Clinical Complete Denture
  • PROR 9034

    Prosthodontic Board Review III

Teaching Interests

2006-2012: Part time instructor then assistant professor in Restorative Dentistry Department, Alexandria , Egypt.
2012-2015: half a day/week teaching as a postgraduate Prosthodontics resident at Louisiana State University, School of Dentistry
Clinical and didactic teaching to pre-doctoral students Participation in research/scholarly activity.
Implant Prosthodontics
Removable Prosthodontics
Fixed Prosthodontics
Dental materials


Selected Recent Publications

  • The case for implant- retained, tissue supported overdentures, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Shear bond strength of zirconia-based ceramics veneered with 2 different techniques, 2017
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Research Interests

My research areas of interest are (1) Zirconia Ceramic restorations
(2) Digital Full arch implant restorations