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Dental Officer Disaster Risk

Damaturu, Yobe, Nigeria
October 25, 2022

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A dedicated dental surgeon with over 10 years of experience in dentistry. Passionate about patients’ education on the relevance of good oral hygiene and care. I deliver high quality dental care through effective dental communication and treatments in a friendly environment. I am comfortable working on all dental patients with various dental condition including surgery and orthodontics. Devoted to improving patients’ care with the latest dental technique, procedures and evidence based practice to provide the best dental care possible.


09/2018-2022 Resident Doctor in orthodontics

Cairo, Egypt. Giza orthodontic Foundation, Cairo. Egypt. Provision of comprehensive orthodontic services to plethora of patients in a team consisting of fellows and members of the Royal College of surgeons, resident doctors, dental technicians, dental therapists, hygienist, orthodontic technologists and administrative staffs. Patients driven state of the earth contemporary orthodontic treatment base on available evidence in the literature.

Comprehensive orthodontic treatment modalities

Comprehensive evidence based patients’ care

Valued by patients for providing excellent orthodontic care

Appreciated by our patients for reshaping their smiles.

Performing removable and fixed orthodontic appliance treatments.

Carrying out research in the field of orthodontics. Address

No 56, 3 Bedroom Housing

Estate, Maiduguri Road

Damaturu. Yobe State.



Phone No +234**********


16/ April/ 1985



Oral Surgery

Restorative Procedure

Pediatric Dentistry



Nigerian Medical


Nigerian Dental Association

Institute of Disaster

management and safety

sciences, Nigeria.


Ability to concentrate f long

period of time.

Good communication skills.

Strong team work.

11/2014-03/2018 Senior Dental Officer

State Specialist Hospital, Damaturu.

Yobe state Nigeria.

Received more than 85% positive patient feedback on post visit surveys.

History taking and clinical examination of dental patients.

Reviewed patient x-rays and charts to understand patient history and current complaints for better dental care

Examination of face, T.M.J, teeth, gums, and the surrounding tissue using appropriate instruments and equipment to pick and signs of abnormality.

Educating patients regarding preventive dental care plaque control causes and treatment of dental problems and oral health care services.

Oral Surgery

Management of mandibular fractures using close reduction

Third molar surgery

Minor oral surgeries including Exodontia, apicectomies, etc

Management of oro-antral communication/fistula.

Management of Dento-alveolar fractures.

Restorative / Prosthodontics

Amalgam restoration

Anterior/posterior composite restoration

Glassionomer Cement restoration

Partial/ complete Denture fabrication

Paediatric Dentistry

Excellent behavior Management

Conscious sedation

Pulpotomies/ Pulpectomies

Glassionomer cement restorations

Management of Ankyloglosia

Habit braking for thumb suckers

Periodontics/Oral Medicine

Sub gingival curettage

Root Planning

Management of gingivitis and periodontitis

Management of uphthaus ulcers and non-cancerous lesions 10/2013-09/2014 Senior House Officer

Nigerian Defence Academy Medical Centre, Kaduna, Nigeria Basic surgical, restorative, pediatrics, periodontal and Oral Medicine procedures. 10/2012-10/2013 House Officer

University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital, Nigeria Basic skills in history taking, clinical examinations and diagnosis. Basic procedures in all dental specialties under strict supervision of consultants and supervisors POSITIONS HELD

2016-2018 Secretary

Nigerian Medical Association, Yobe state branch.

2016-2018 Head

Dental Surgery Department, State specialist Hospital Damaturu. Yobe state Nigeria 2009-2010 President

Yobe State Medical Students’ Association, University of Maiduguri, Nigeria. EDUCATION

2021 In view Masters in public Health (Epidemiology) Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna state, Nigeria. 2018 In view Membership in orthodontics (Morth RCSEd) The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Fellowship of the faculty of Dentistry in orthodontics The Royal College of surgeons in Ireland.

2018-2020 Diploma in design, implementation and maintenance of computer network. Central Agency for public mobilization and statistics, Cairo, Arab Republic of Egypt. 2016-2018 Masters in Disaster Risk Management and development studies Centre for Disaster Risk Management and development studies University of Maiduguri, Borno state Nigeria.

2016 Diploma in Psychology

Advance Learners Interactive Systems online.

2016 Certificate In negotiation and conflict Resolution Graduate school Macquarie University

20-21 Sept 2017 Certificate of participation

Teaching and research In Natural Sciences for development in Africa. 2017 Certificate in leadership training

Nigerian Medical Association, National, Abuja Nigeria. 2017 Certificate in Qualitative research

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, Nigeria. 2004-2012 Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Surgery

University of Maiduguri, Borno state, Nigeria.


Nigerian Medical Association.

Nigerian Dental Association.

Institute of Disaster Management and Safety Sciences. PUBLICATIONS

• Disa H.A, Balami A.D, Mala A.K, Fusami M.A, Gimba U.M; Predictors of Dental Caries among adults and adolescents in a Dental clinic in North-Eatern Nigeria; International of public health and clinical sciences; e-ISSN:2289-7577.Vol.6: No. 5 September/October 2019.

• Disa HA; Modu MA, Sukai SS, Ligali TO, Otuyemi OD, Malocclusion and orthodontic treatment needs of public and private secondary school students in north eastern Nigeria using the dental aesthetic index (DAI), west Afr J. orthod. Vol. 1 No. 2 December, 2012. LANGUAGES SPOKEN

English Language

Arabic Language (Classical, Fushaa)

Hausa Language



Dr Kayode Sulaiman Ibrahim BDS, FMCDS

Lecturer and consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. University of Maiduguri, Nigeria.


Dr. Hussaini Moisule Ganga MBBS, MSc, MPH, MHRS, MDM. National surveillance officer

World Health Organization Office,


Borno state Nigeria.


2) Dr. Jamilu Nikau MBBS, MPH

National Malaria Elimination Programme

Federal Ministry of Health

Abuja Nigeria


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