Faculty Profile

Nader Abdulhameed, BDS, MS

School of Dental Medicine
Teaching Area Prosthodontics
Education University of Florida
Board Certifications BDS, MS Conservative Dentistry (Prosthodontics, Operative and Endodontics), MS Material Sciences, PhD Candidate Material Sciences
Residency Advance Multispeciality Residency, Conservative and Esthatic Residency
Campus Location
5000 Lakewood Ranch Blvd.
Bradenton, FL 34111
Ph: (941) 405-1508
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Dr. Nader graduated from College of Dentistry in Iraq in 2008. After that, he did a one year GPR program with multispecialty in Baghdad. Dr. Nader opened his private clinic from 2009-2014. During this time, he did a residency and master's degree in conservative dentistry (prosthodontics, operative and endodontics). He did a one year orthodontics certification in 2011. Dr. Nader joined University of Florida, College of Dentistry, in 2014 to finish the thesis part of his master degree. In 2015, he joined University of Florida as Clinical Assistant Professor teaching in prosthodontics and operative dentistry courses. In the same time he started his PhD in materials science in University of Florida. He published and presented many articles, was involved in an NIH grant, seed grant and industry grant and registered patent for new flexible dental clumps. Dr. Nader published and presented many papers in the area of esthetic, dental materials, wear, adhesive, mechanical properties of composite, and clinical studies. He has also reviewed for many journal in his field of expertise. Recently Dr. Nader got another master in material sciences and PhD candidate from University of Florida. Dr. Nader joined LECOM SDM in June 2018 as assistant professor in restorative dentistry teaching in preclinical and clinical courses started as course director for removable partial denture, complete denture and clinical complete denture course. Dr. Nader is lecturing in dental biomaterials for operative, fixed prosthodontics and periodontics courses.