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Nader Abdulhameed, BDS, MS

Nader Abdulhameed LECOM Faculty

School of Dental Medicine

  • Teaching Area


  • Education

    University of Florida

  • Residency

    Advance Multispeciality Residency, Conservative and Esthatic Residency

  • Campus Location

    5000 Lakewood Ranch Blvd. Bradenton, FL 34111
    Phone: (941) 405-1508


Dr. Nader graduated from the 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 the University of Florida, College of Dentistry, in 2014 to finish the thesis part of his master’s degree. In 2015, he joined the University of Florida as Clinical Assistant Professor teaching prosthodontics and operative dentistry courses. In the same time, he started his Ph.D. in materials science in the 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 journals in his field of expertise. Recently Dr. Nader got another master’s in material sciences and Ph.D. candidate from the University of Florida.

Dr. Nader joined LECOM SDM in June 2018 as an assistant professor in restorative dentistry teaching in preclinical and clinical courses started as course director for a removable partial denture, complete denture, and clinical complete denture course. Dr. Nader is lecturing in dental biomaterials for operative, fixed prosthodontics and periodontics courses.

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