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)

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  • GC 4230


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

  • DDS, Dentistry Alexandria University, 2004


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

  • Fellowship 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

  • DEN 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

  • PROR 7121

    Clinical Prosthodontics I
  • PROR 8121

    Clinical Prosthodontics III
  • PROR 9121

    Clinical Prosthodontics V
  • FIXP 5001

    Fixed Prosthodontics I
  • CDPR 5001

    Preclinical Complete Dentures
  • RPDP 5001

    Removable Partial Dentures
  • OCCL 5002

    Occlusal Analysis
  • PROS 5901

    Prosthodontics Clinic
  • CDCL 5001

    Complete Dentures
  • FIXP 5002

    Fixed Prosthodontics II
  • GADL 5901

    Gen Dentistry Licensure in GA

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 Occlusion Esthetics 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) studying the interaction between zirconia and different materials as ceramics and dental resin composites, and (2) Enhancing and reinforcing the bond between denture teeth and the underlying substructure in implant supported restorations.