Dr. Shaalan Araim

Dr. Shaalan is a Specialist Orthodontist with over 22 years of extensive private practice experience in Iraq, Yemen, and the UAE.

His expertise lies in treating mild to complex orthodontic cases using fixed appliances (metal, ceramic, lingual), removable appliances (aligners), and functional appliances. He also specializes in cases where orthodontic treatment is combined with surgical intervention to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Dr. Shaalan graduated from Baghdad University in 1994, then received his master's degree (MSc) in Orthodontics from the same university in 2000. In 2019, he obtained a a Diploma in Dental Office Administration from CIMT College, Canada.

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Shaalan served as a lecturer in Ajman University teaching theoretical courses in Dental Anatomy and Occlusion. He also taught Orthodontics in Al Anbar University in Iraq, and the University of Applied and Social Sciences in Yemen.

He currently serves as Supervisor of the Orthodontics Department at Al Bustan Medical Center.

Dr. Shaalan’s goal is to help his patients achieve healthy and confident smiles. His robust experience and training make him a a trusted figure when it comes to providing world-class orthodontic care.

He speaks Arabic and English.