Jehad Al Sukhun
Specialist Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Jehad Al Sukhun
Specialist Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

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 worked at the Saudi German Hospital in Dubai, Nicholas & ASP in Dubai, Shaikh Khalifah Medical City Hospital in Abu Dhabi, Surrey County Hospital in the UK, and Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK. 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 makes some time in his busy schedule to pursue his love for tennis, basketball, travelling, and swimming. He speaks Arabic, English, and Finnish.

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Sub Speciality
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
British, Jordanian
Years of Experience

PhD, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, University of London, 2003

MSc, Oral Maxillofacial Surgeon, University of Manchester, 1997

Fellowship, Royal College of Surgeons, UK, 1999