Ra'ed Abu Hantash


Lecturer in Department of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics


Department of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Al-Quds University. P.O. Box 20002


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Personal Information:

  • Name: Ra'ed Omar Abdel Rahman Abu Hantash
  • Date of birth: May 1975
  • Nationality:Palestinian


  • MFD  (2005) Royal College of  Surgeon Dublin- Ireland.
  • Jordanian Board in Fixed Removable Prosthodontics (2005).
  • Specialty in Fixed Removable Prosthodontics (2005) Palestinian Medical Council.
  • MSc in Fixed Removable Prosthodontics, Jordan University of Science and Technology -Jordan (2004).
  • B.D.S. Faculty of Dentistry – Jordan University of Science and Technology (1998).

Career and Appointments

  • Associate Professor / Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics Department.
  • Former Head Department of  Prosthodontics and Conservative Dentistry – Al Quds University (2011 -2012).
  • Former Head Department of fixed and removable Prosthodontics (2005-2011)
  • Acting Dean of Dentistry –Al Quds University- 17-21/ 4/ 2011.
  • Member of the Faculty Council – Al Quds University – (2005 up to now).
  • Member of Scientific Committee of Prosthodontics- Palestinian Medical Council (2005 up to now).
  • Member of Scientific Research Council at AL Quds University.
  • Member of Academic Council at Al – Quds University.
  • Member of General Exam Practitioner Committee of – Palestinian Medical Council.
  • Member of Oral and Maxillofacial group Specialists – Dental Association-Palestine.
  • Head of Scientific Committee of Faculty of Dentistry- Al Quds University, (2005).
  • Member of the administrative committee for Palestinian Cleft Palate Society.
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Geriatrics.
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Gerodontolgy.

Clinical Experience

  • General Dental Practitioner in Private sector –/ Jordan  1998-2000 .
  • Teaching Assistant –Arab American University- 2000-2001.
  • Fixed- Removable Prosthodontic Consultant-Faculty of Dentistry- Al Quds University (2004 up to now).
  • Fixed- Removable Prosthodontic Consultant in Private Clinic- Ramallah (2004 up to now).

Scientific Activities

  • The Nineteenth Jordanian Dental Conference- Participant- 2003.
  • The Fifth Palestinian Dental Conference- Lecturer- 2006.
  • The Sixth Palestinian Dental Conference- Lecturer- 2009.
  • IMET-2000 PAL- Participant- 2010.
  • The Fourth Palestinian Cleft Palate Society Conference- Lecturer-2010.
  • The First Jordanian Cosmetic Dentistry Conference- Participant-2011.
  • The Implant Scientific Day- Ramallah-2010.

Selected publications

  • Al Omiri M, Abu Hantash R, and AL wahadni A (2005) Satisfaction with Dental Implants: A literature Review. Implant Dentistry 14, 399-1029.
  • Abu Hantash RO, AL Omiri MK, AL Wahadni AM (2006) Psychological impact on implants' oral health related quality of life. Clinical Oral Implant Related Research 17, 116-123.
  • Abu Hantash R, and Yunis M. (2009) Distal Extension Bases Removable Partial Dentures. The Journal of In. Prosthdontic Society vol. 9, Iss. 4, 119-122.
  • Abu Younis M, and Abu Hantash R (2011) Dry Socket: Frequency, Clinical Picture, and Risk Factors in a Palestinian
  • Dental Teaching Center. The Open Dentistry Journal 5, 7-12.
  • Abu Hantash R, Al-Omiri MK, Abu Yunis M, Dar Odeh N, and Lynch E (2011) Relationship between Impacts of Complete Denture Treatment on Daily Living, Satisfaction and Personality Profiles. Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, May-June,2011; 12(3), 200-207.
  • Al Omiri MK, Abu Hantash R, Abu Yunis M, and Lynch E (2011) Relationship between Personality and Impacts of Implant Treatment on Daily Living. Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research, 1-9.
  • Abu Younis M, AL Omiri MK, Abu Hantash R, Al Rabaab'ah M, Dar Odeh N., Abu Hammad O, Khraisat A. (2011) Relationship between dental impacts on daily living, satisfaction with dentition and personality among a Palestinian population. Tropical Dental Journal, October 2011.
  • Habesh F., Abu Hantash R., Abu Younis M. (2011) Innervation pattern of oral squamous cell carcinoma using neural protein gene product (9.5). An Immunocytochemical study. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology.


  • Course Coordinator of Prosthodontics I (1103110 ).
  • Course Coordinator of Prosthodontics II (1103210 ).
  • Course Coordinator of Prosthodontics III (1104111 ).
  • Course Coordinator of Prosthodontics IV (1104211 ).
  • Course Coordinator of Prosthodontics V (1104311 ).
  • Course Coordinator of ProsthodonticsVI (1105112 ).
  • Course Coordinator of ProsthodonticsVII (1105212 ).