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Dr. George Hanna

Dentistry
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
17 years experience male

Locations

AIC MANAGEMENTS

Dubai, Dubai

Address

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Cigna

Guardian Life

Dental Benefit Providers, Inc

About

Bio

Dr. Hanna practices cosmetic and family dentistry. He is currently working on providing dental care through mobile dental clinics. Through his extensive knowledge with the biggest mobile dental company in the world, Dr. Hanna works on providing those essential needs for underserved areas throughout the world. Furthermore, Dr. Hanna manages his dental clinics in Pennsylvania and Dubai and continues to improve the mobile dental clinics to help the underserved communities.

Specialties
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Dentistry

Cosmetic Dentistry

Endodontics

Orthodontics

Prosthodontics

Languages spoken

Arabic

Doctor Q&A

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5 Agrees
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Yes: Dentin is below enamel. If enamel is gone, say you are a bruxer, then dentin appears. You can google dentin and see a photo also. Hope this help... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Big difference: caps are full coverage crown (porcelain around the whole tooth) Veneers are 0.3-0.5 mm porcelain covering just the front area of the tooth. You have... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
General Dentist: A general dentist can do endodontics and implant dentistry. An endodontist can only do endodontics. An implant dentist is not a specialty and is pe... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Normal process: root canal teeth are soft and might brake during extraction.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Yes: root canal is complex and some pain does happen sometimes. but for short period till the nerve and tooth is cleaned.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
No: when a tooth is infected, you can try to save it by root canal. if not, then extraction. not many other options if the tooth in bad condition,
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
No: General Dentists can all place white fillings. They have the training and skills also.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Many reasons: it could be many reasons. you can consult a dentist and get x-rays. some reasons why you need root canal: 1- infection 2- broken tooth. 3- exposed t... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Do some research: Finding a good dentist to get dentures you will need to see if the dentist does many dentures. If they have a lab on premise, means they do a lot of d... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Need an exam: crown lengthening is when you determine the tooth needs support for a crown to protect the tooth. Implant is when the tooth needs to get extracted an... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
High: In the states, around 50-70% of general dentists place implants
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A female asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Nerve Treatment: You need to see the dentist to treat for possible root canal or further other treatment but you can not ignore it. try and see the dentist in the next... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Probably hit a nerve: It happens when the dentist inject the nerve and depends how severe, the nerve gets damaged. Nerves grow back to previous condition but that takes ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Call your dentist: Did your dentist prescribe flouride toothpaste for sensitvity. Hope this helps.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Root canal medicine: standard root canal medicine, gutta percha and calcium hydroxide to protect the teeth inside.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Yes: Dentists have the training to pull teeth. A cosmetic dentist prefer to perform cosmetic dentistry but have the skills and experience to pull teeth as ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Sometimes: the pain could be very slight but will go away in 1-3 days. root canal is very complex and pain slight is always possible and expected. its a normal ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Many reasons: impressions are made to replicate the soft and hard tissue. Impressions are done to make partials, dentures and even make appliances to help protect ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Faily common proc.: Its very common procedure and I have an anesthesia doctor perform this in my office. The clinician has to be trained to perform this procedure and ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Yes: for great Esthetic look, dentist could do 6 veneers to cover your smile. six or ten can produce very nice look and smile.
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Big difference: composite veneers are cheaper. porcelain veneer offer better quality look and last longer. Porcelain veneer are high quality but if they brake, have ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Very short time: the pain your enduring before you get a root canal is much more. after you get a successful root canal, your pain should go away within 1-4 days.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Probable: if the pain is now continous, its called irreversible pupitis. Its very close to the nerve. If the pain doesn't go away or get better, probable root ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Yes: cosmetic dentist length teeth and do great job.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
If pain persist: root fracture is common with teeth and you will have pain on biting or continued pain. if your having persistant pain, get an xray. your dentist nee... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
You can't: after root canal, the tooth will get discolored cause the nerve and blood supply is removed. for esthetic reasons, you need to see a dentist to find ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
If you need it: If you need something for anxiety, yes. The primary doctor or dentist can prescribe it depend on your medical history. Hope this helps, .
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Bite might be off: It could be ulcer from trauma. Did you eat or drink something hot. If your biting the wall of you mouth, its your bite, is it normal or something n... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Good oral hygiene: To reduce cavities, you probably need to floss, brush and use anti-plaque toothpaste. Regular check-ups also so the dentist can do exam and fix cav... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Yes: it all depends on the patient. patients need some privacy sometimes. studies have shown that kids do better if the parents are not around.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Ask your dentist: you can get a low anti-anxiety pill. no need to be scared. its a simple procedure.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
700-1200 Each: Veneers could be expensive and range from 700-1200 Each. I do 20 veneer cases on one patient and its the best for cosmetic. If the patient desires th... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
If the tooth broke: If part of the tooth broke, you can not attach it back onto the tooth. You would require a dental visit to fix the broken part and the dentist cou... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
No: root canal is a process of preserving your tooth. if your temp falls, you need to see the dentist cause bacteria will go inside the tooth and cause i... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
No: Dentistry is very complex and an experienced dentist needs to perform those procedures. it can be potentially life threatening otherwise. cleaning ca... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Yes: veneers would work to cover the receding gums but the bond to enamel is strong. Veneer would produce a nice smile and look.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Yes: should to enough to control the area and fix the issue
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Ask your dentist: most veneers are made of porcelain and would cover stains and dark spots. your dentist can recommend an opaque layer to hide the stain You need to ge... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Wisdom teeth: If your wisdom tooth seems like its infected, visit a dentist to get xrays. Depends how wisdom teeth grow, then will decide if its better to save o... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Its recommended to.: Its recommended to call the dentist and have a different stronger prescription, ibuprofen seems low: 200mg? Hope this helps dr. Hanna.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Depends on filling: Sometimes white fillings cause sensitivity. If the filling is deep and close to nerve, check with the dentist to take xray and check it. Hope th... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Yes: You can get cheaper alternatives to veneers but not better. There is an alternative option for people with a budget but the quality is less. ask you... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
1-4 days: pain is probable after root canal but for a short time. 1-4 days. thats common.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
8 years total: 1- undergraduate takes 4 years 2- Dental school takes 4 years total 8 years
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
No: porcelain won't get brighter with whitening
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Very little: with enough anesthesia, root canal and extraction should not hurt. just a little if anything, which is always possible.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Root canal: your teeth are very valuable. try and save them
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
No: your first molar is very important for chewing and you need to preserve it. if root canal is possible, you need to save the tooth
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
No: veneers are made of 0.3-0.5 mm porcelain layer The implant has a full coverage porcelain crown and veneers would not work.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Hanna
Dentistry 17 years experience
Many reasons: The best way to know is to get an exam and x-ray. A dentist have to evaluate the tooth. there are many reasons why such as bite is high, filling is go... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hanna is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hanna is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Finding the cause and need for a color shade master can be in order. bye!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Yours is the best of the 3 replies. It has me thinking.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Temple University
MD

Medical/Graduate school

Florida International University College of Medicine, FL
MD

Awards

Fellowship Implant Dentistry
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

Affiliations

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