Meet The Doctor: Omar Abdo, DDS,MS, FACP
Board Certified Prosthodontist
(Specialist in Cosmetic Veneers & Restorations, Crown & Bridge, Dentures, Partials, Full Mouth Reconstruction, Maxillofacial Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry)
Dr. Omar Abdo is a Board Certified Prosthodontist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics. Prosthodontics is branch of dentistry that specializes on the replacement of missing teeth with artificial devices such as bridges, dentures and dental implants. Dr. Abdo focuses his professional practice on restorative dentistry, complex denture therapy, maxillofacial prosthodontics, as well as, advanced cosmetic, reconstructive and implant dentistry. In his 20- plus year career, Dr. Abdo has acquired valuable clinical experience and furthered his knowledge with continuing education and teaching. His training, experience and quest for excellence has provided him with a genuine and meticulous style, which he uses to offer his patients a comfort level and understanding of what is going on in their mouths and which is the best course of action for them.
Among his affiliations, Dr. Abdo is a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists and holds faculty appointments with the University of Illinois, Marquette University School of Dentistry, and NOVA Southeastern University School of Dental Medicine. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago with graduate specialty training in Advanced Combined Prosthodontics and has completed his Master of Science degree in Oral Science at the University of Illinois Graduate College. Prior to establishing his Jupiter practice in 2005, Dr. Abdo was in private practice in Chicago and served on the prosthodontic staff at the Department of Veteran Affairs in Milwaukee and West Palm Beach.
2003 American Board of Prosthodontics
Board Certified in Prosthodontics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics
2002 University of Illinois at Chicago Graduate College
Master of Sciences Degree in Oral Science
1998 University of Illinois Graduate College
Completed Graduate Training in Advanced Combined Prosthodontics
1992 University of Jordan, School of Dentistry
Doctorate of Dental Science
July 2005 to Present NOVA Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine
Adjunct Assistant Professor – Post Graduate Prosthodontics Residency Program.
July 2003 – July 2005 West Palm Beach VA Medical Center
Staff/Faculty – GPR program
Mar. 2000 – July 2003 C. J. Zablocki VA Medical Center
Staff/Faculty – GPR program
June 1998 – July 2003 Marquette University College of dentistry
Clinical Assistant Professor – Pre-doctoral Clinic & Graduate Program.
Jan. 1998 – Dec. 1999 University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry
Clinical Assistant Professor – Pre-doctoral Clinic
Laboratory instructor – Removable Partial Denture Technique
Lecturer – Removable Partial Denture Technique
1991-1992 University of Jordan
Tutor – Biochemistry, Physiology, Histology, and Anatomy.