Faculty Of Dentistry Dean Welcome :

Prof. Dr. / Yehia Ashour, B.D.S., M.S., Ph.D.


PUA’s Faculty of Dentistry seeks, as an academic beacon, to produce valuable academic outputs represented in highly qualified graduates capable of keeping pace with scientific developments and modern learning methods. It also seeks to achieve valuable research results that serve the community, preserve the environment, and greatly benefit the society.


Accordingly, the Faculty seeks – as per its strategic plan – to focus on qualifying experienced health staff, and spreading the culture of scientific research, innovation and creativity. In addition to encouraging Faculty’s distinguished faculty members and students to contribute in the knowledge industry. This would then ensure the graduation of trained cadres capable of achieving creativity and leadership in their fields of specialization and leading their communities.

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Monday 26/8/2019 Faculty of Dentistry – Pharos University in Alexandria has been accredited by NAQAAE …. Congratulations

Why Study Dentistry at PUA?

  • The Faculty of Dentistry – Pharos University comprises several halls, classrooms and clinics:
    • Dental clinics for undergraduate students with a capacity of 35-38 students including:
    • Pediatric dentistry clinic
    • An Oral surgery and Periodontology clinic
    • A clinic for Conservative and Endodontic treatment
    • A Removable Prosthodontic clinic
    • A Fixed Prosthodontic clinic
    • A clinic for internship students


  • An outpatient clinic which has 10 dental units
  • A VIP clinic with 2 units for dental implant surgeries
  • 2 rooms with standard, panoramic and CBCT x-rays units
  • 6 specialized laboratories for pre-clinical training (phantom head labs)
  • 2 multi- purpose laboratories for academic studies
  • There are also special clinics for postgraduate students containing:
    • An endodontic microscope
    • A CAD CAM dental machine for the chairside fabrication of fixed Prosthodontics (Zirconia & E-Max)
    • GA operatory room for Pediatric Dentistry including:
      • Major operatory room
      • An intensive Care Unit (ICU)
      • A recovery room
      • A central sterilization room
      • 2 rooms for one-day accommodation
    • A Central Dental Laboratory for dentures, crowns and bridges fabrication.
    • A Dental Warehouse for educational materials to enrich the educational experiences.
    • 2 Multi- purpose classrooms a main Two separate items (classrooms, lecture hall) “auditorium”
    • Senior students offer free integrated treatment in the form of comprehensive care case (CCC) as a community service to help them develop their skills in the diagnosis and treatment, as well as the various research projects which they conduct as a graduation requirement.

Career Opportunities:

  • Ministry of Health organizations and institutions whether locally, regionally or internationally
  • Oral and dental surgery treatment centers and private clinics
  • Forensic medicine
  • Working as a general dental practitioner

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Prof. Dr. Ahmed Yehia Ashour

Prof. Dr. Ahmed Yehia Ashour was named dean of the Faculty of Dentistry – Pharos University in 2012. He left his position as Vice Dean for Educational and Students affairs at Faculty of Dentistry –Alexandria University where He worked from 1973-2011 in many leadership roles including the Head of Conservative Department. As well as many prestigious scientific and social positions during his career as Member of professor promotion commission on republic level, Member of dental sector committee at the republic level and Chief Manager of Alexandria Center oF Arts & Creativity.

His experience extended outside Egypt, he was a visiting professor in Tuft University-Boston-USA, King Abdel-aziz University-Jeddah and Beirut Arabian University.

During his deanship post graduate programs were introduced in 4 different specialities and NAQAA accreditation was obtained.

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