The Department offers patient care, research and teaching that are conducted at highest professional levels. As an integral part of the King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre, the Department of Dentistry is committed to continuously expand its contemporary patient treatment, transmitting scientific knowledge and enhancing the skills of our department. We have the expertise and facilities to offer state-of-the-art, comprehensive dental services for all patients and to providing consultative services to other medical departments of KFSHRC and to other institutions in the western region of Saudi Arabia as well.

We Strive To

  • Develop a Dental Department known for excellence regarding clinical work, research, teaching and service. A department founded on professionals committed to lifelong learning.
  • Discover, disseminate and apply knowledge in the oral health sciences.
  • Provide and promote excellent patient care by highly specialist dentists and through community service.
  • Foster an environment that promotes collaboration, communication and teamwork.
  • To implement a meticulous infection control policy to guarantee safety for patients and staff.

We pride ourselves working under the management of King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre, a prestigious health care organization recognized both nationally and internationally.

 

Achievements

The clinical practice is executed in twelve (12) clinics and surgical suites equipped with state-of-the-art dental equipment, instruments and technologies including an advanced digital radiographic network and to complete the integration between Jeddah and Riyadh.

The Dental Department is soon to launch a pioneer project “In-Patient Dental Education Program “the purpose of this program is to incorporate new technology for education and to improve understanding of Oral Health and its importance to the nurses and physicians for all in-patients.

The Dental Department has recently incorporated 3D Digital Dental Implant planning, digital impression and digital fixed prosthesis fabrication.

 

Subsection & Service
The Department provides a full range of services through seven sections:

  • General Dentistry offers the highest quality of general dental care for hospital in-patients and outpatients as well as medically compromised patients.
  • Endodontics offers both conventional and surgical endodontic treatment. The clinic is well equipped with contemporary technologies and instruments to deliver highest quality treatment for the patients.
    The Department of Dentistry is proud for having a Saudi Board Training for Endodontics
    from Saudi Commission for Health Specialties.
  • Maxillofacial Surgery. In state-of-the- art surgical suites all categories of dental surgeries are offered in dexterity with other dental and hospital specialties
  • Orthodontics is a special discipline of dentistry concerned with aligning the teeth and jaws to improve one's smile and oral health. Treatment of minor and major orthodontic predicaments in addition to treatment of facial abnormalities often in coordination with other dental and hospital specialties is performed.
  • Pedodontics provides comprehensive care for children. This treatment includes prevention and management of caries and periodontal disease. It also offers treatment for a variety of developmental disturbances, traumatic injuries, oral pathological conditions and juvenile prosthodontic conditions. Treatments assisted by advanced sedation techniques or general anesthesia and dental treatment of handicapped and medically-compromised children is also provided.
  • Periodontics is a specialty of dentistry that covers the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the supporting and surrounding tissues of the teeth or their substitutes, such as dental implants.
  • Prosthodontics offers quality prosthodontic care using the latest techniques, technologies and materials such as crowns, bridges, implant-supported restorations, cosmetic procedures, complete and partial dentures and complete mouth reconstructions in addition to maxillofacial prosthesis.
  • Hygienist - performs preventive therapy related to dental hygiene under the direction of the Periodontists. Performs scaling, root planning and polishing of teeth. Provides patient education on good oral hygiene practice.

 

Dental Laboratory
The Dental Laboratory of the King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center is a state of- the-art; specialized, full service laboratory located on-site and staffed by highly qualified technicians. Specialized dental laboratory work, unique in the Western Region of KSA is at hand. This includes contemporary scanning and milling technologies.

The Dental Laboratory fully supports the Dental Department and continuing education is also a significant part of the Dental Laboratory Services.


Clinic Hours:
Sunday – Wednesday from 07:30 – 17:00
Thursday – from 07:30 a.m. – 16:00H
Phone: +966 2 6677777 Ext. 67689 / 67684
Address: 
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre
Department of Dentistry
Ground Floor of the main hospital building
P.O 40047
Jeddah 21499, Saudi Arabia