To qualify competent, skillful and knowledgeable oral and maxillofacial surgeons who are capable of functioning independently providing optimal and ethical patient centered care with lifelong commitment to continue reflective learning and research development.
To excel regionally and internationally as a prestigious OMFS residency program utilizing contemporary techniques, a competency and an evidence-based curriculum and commitment towards continued professional development and research that nurture skilled and ethical Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons who fulfill patients and community expectations.
Al Nahdha Hospital – Main Core of OMFS teaching
PO Box 937, Ruwi, Muscat, Oman
Phone: + 968 248 312 55 Fax: + 968 248 375 22
Sultan Qaboos University Hospital
Seeb 123 Al Khoud, Muscat, Oman
Phone: + 968 241 133 55 Fax: + 968 244 13009
Armed Forces Hospital
Alkhoud 111, Muscat, Oman
Phone: + 968 243 319 97 Fax: + 968 243 371 97
PO Box 749, North Batinah,
PC 311, Sohar, Oman
Phone: +968 2684 0399
PO Box 1331, Seeb PC 111
Phone: +968 245 990 00 Fax: +968 245 944 60
PO Box 90, Muscat 116, Oman
Phone: +968 245 636 25 Fax: +968 245 617 40
Hold a Board recognized primary qualification in dentistry (BDS, DDS, DMD or equivalent degree).
Have a minimum 24 months of experience.
Hold a Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery (MFDS)* or equivalent.
He/she must be of good conduct & medically fit for the specialty.
Pass the admission examination and/or an interview.
Sign an agreement that he/she will abide by all rules and regulations of the training program and the affiliated institutions.
Be available full-time for the training program.
Be less than 32 years of age as on the 30th of September of the joining year.*The basic biomedical and dental sciences at an advanced level beyond that of the under-graduate dental curriculum are covered and ensured by passing the MFDS exams.
R1 - End of Year Exam
R2 - End of Year Exam
R3 - End of Year Exam
R4 – Exit Exam
* Exit examination: Fellowship Diploma of the Faculty of Dentistry, The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, in Oral Surgery with Oral Medicine (FFD OSOM)
Didactic Teaching (Every Sunday 12:30PM - 1:30PM)
Journal Club (Every Thursday 7:30AM - 8:30AM)
Case Presentation (Resident)
Morning Departamental Meeting (Sunday)
Grand Rounds (Sohar Rotation)
Specialty Research Day
Faculty and Resident Retreat Day
Six Monthly Evaluation (February or March)
Annual Evaluation (September)
Infection Prevention and Control
Patient Safety & Quality Management
Resident as Teacher Part 1 & Part 2
Medical Ethics and Law
Dr. Khalid Ali Nasser Al Amri
Dr. Ahmed Khamis Hamed Al Hashmi
ASSOCIATE PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Dr. Abdulaziz Abdullah Ali Bakathir - (SQUH)
Dr. Salma Musallam Sulaiman Al Jahdhami - (ANH)
Dr. Mohamed Ibrahim Hamed Al Ajmi - (AFH)
Dr. Abdul Rahman Salim Al Azri
Dr. Mohamed Saud Mohamed Al Harthi
Dr. Ahmed Ali Mohamed Al Ajmi