There are plenty of great dentists and dental clinics in Cairo so it is a shame we can’t write about all of them. Here at Top 10 Cairo, we’ve put together a list of Egypt’s best dentists based on credentials, experience, testimonials, hygiene, technology, results, and more. Whether you are looking for a great hygienist, the best place in town for cosmetic dentistry, or a good clinic for nervous patients, we’ve got it covered. If you have any suggestions or would like to recommend a dentist or dental clinic, please let us know in the comments below.
1Dr. Eman Tantawy
Dr. Eman Tantawy sits at the very peak of dentistry in Egypt, and widely regarded as one of the most renowned dentist across the Middle East. For more than 35 years, Dr. Eman has been treating thousands of happy clients, crafting countless smiles, and leading an expert team at her distinguished Cairo clinic. She balances her knowledge, experience, and personality while offering the highest standards of hygiene and technology to make sure her clients are getting the finest treatment possible. In fact, Dr. Eman’s reputation of excellence attracts clients as far as Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.
From a medical perspective, Dr. Eman continuously proves to be the best in full mouth rehabilitation, in addition to restoring function and aesthetics. She has superb management in oral surgeries, with particular regard to implant placements. Our study revealed that Dr. Eman’s client satisfaction levels are the highest among all dentists in Egypt. Clients praised Dr. Eman’s ability to recommend the best treatment plan. They also appreciated her top communication skills, perfect personality, and above all, the excellent results of her work.
Dr. Eman Tantawy dominated almost all assessment criteria in our study. For example, no other clinic displayed such effectiveness and strictness in implementing sterilization and hygiene protocols. In addition, very few clinics make use of the latest technology and digital methods as they do here. In short, Dr. Eman Tantawy runs an elite dental clinic. The gold standard of dentistry in Egypt.
Contact: +201062078492, Website, Facebook
2Dr. Ahmed Hossam Shousha – Helio Dental Clinic
Helio Dental Clinic is lead by one of Egypt’s most reputable dentists – Dr. Ahmed Shousha. His clinics offer a wide range of treatments supported by a team of talented dentists each specialized in their respective fields. Our technology inspection showed that the latest dental equipment is utilized throughout the practice. Our interviews with Dr. Ahmed and his team revealed a high level of knowledge and experience. Even better, one of our researchers went to Helio Dental Clinic as an undercover patient and highlighted how friendly and professional the staff was. The clinics passed our hygiene tests with excellent results and scored a whopping 92% in our patient satisfaction and trust survey. The clinics are beautifully decorated and create a very relaxed atmosphere that does well to calm nervous patients. Overall, Helio Dental Clinic stands head and shoulders above hundreds of clinics in Cairo and takes our stamp of approval. For an in-depth analysis of Helio Dental Clinic, click here.
Where: Heliopolis, New Cairo
Contact: +201150044446, Website, Facebook
3Dr. Hesham Rashed Dental Clinic
During our research, one dentist in particular stood out for all the right reasons. His name – Dr. Hesham Rashed. A truly remarkable individual who seems like he was born to become a dentist. He is one of the friendliest dentists we’ve encountered. And that warmth is reflected throughout both clinics, including a waiting area in the Heliopolis branch that resembles a cozy living room. How’s that to put your nerves at ease? Inspection results for both branches were brilliant with full marks in nearly all areas including hygiene, technology, patient trust, and overall experience. On a professional level, Dr. Hesham is a master of dentistry with more than 20 years of experience and many certificates from top institutions around the world. He is responsible for introducing Egypt to many dental restoration technologies. And with an on-site lab, the clinic also caters to other dentists that require state-of-the-art computerised milling services and digital smile designs. In short, Dr. Hesham Rashed is an excellent dentist that we highly recommend.
Where: Ard El Golf (Heliopolis), CityStars (Nasr City)
Contact: +20224199409, +201221134935, Facebook, Website
4Dr. Kareem Bakeer – Asnan Dental Center
Asnan Dental Center was founded in 2011 by the brilliant Dr. Kareem Bakeer. When it comes to aesthetic dentistry, few dentists hold a candle to Dr. Kareem. His work is absolutely world-class. In fact, the entire team of dentists offer an excellent treatment, including Dr. Hatem Makram who does remarkable dental implants. Patients are extremely happy with their experience at Asnan based on the countless positive reviews and our time with some of them. Asnan passed our hygiene inspection with flying colors. The staff follows the best hygiene practices and they even have the best dental sterilization room among all dental clinics in Cairo. Finally, Asnan leads the way in technology. They frequently update their equipment to give patients the latest in dental treatment. In the end, it became very clear to us why Asnan Dental Center is one of the top choices for locals and foreigners alike – the perfect blend of skill, knowledge, and experience.
Where: Agouza, Sheikh Zayed City
Contact: +201017499994 (Agouza), +201013560170 (Zayed), Facebook, Website
5Dr. Nour El-Din Mostafa
Dr. Nour El-Din is noted for two distinct features; his talent, and his personality. A dentist that offers the best of both worlds indeed. His knowledge of dentistry goes far and beyond the standard in Cairo, and his cool, friendly personality will comfort even the most anxious patients. The overwhelming majority of his patients praised Dr. Nour El-Din for his genuine care, friendly personality and ability to recommend the right procedures that truly improve the health of your teeth. The clinic upholds the standards we have come to expect from Dr. Nour El-Din. The team is brilliant, the technology in use is modern, and hygiene levels are among the highest in Egypt.
Where: Nasr City, Sheikh Zayed, New Cairo
Contact: 19343 (hotline), Facebook, Instagram, Website
6Dr. Mohamed Emad
When it comes to aesthetic dentistry, few dentists can hold a candle to Dr. Mohamed Emad. His work is absolutely world-class. In fact, the entire team of specialists at Dr. Mohamed’s clinics offer an excellent treatment. Dr. Mohamed leads by example. His skills and professionalism is carried through every level of the clinic. As a result, the client testimonials are brilliant. According to our survey, patients are extremely happy with their experience and the results. Dr. Mohamed Emad and his team follow the best hygiene practices on a consistent basis, resulting in one of the highest hygiene scores in our survey. Finally, Dr. Mohamed Emad leads the way in technology. The team frequently updates their equipment to give clients the latest in dental treatment. To summarize, Dr. Mohamed Emad’s ascension to the top of dentistry in Egypt is down to a perfect blend of skill, hygiene, technology, and professionalism.
Where: Nasr City, New Cairo
Contact: 19227 (hotline), Website, Facebook
7Dr. Shady Ali Hussein – Shiny White Dental Centers
Dr. Shady Ali Hussein is a expert in the field of Endodontics, and the founder of Shiny White Dental Centers. His passion for dentistry is on display every time he explains something to his clients, while his skills are showcased in the high-scoring client satisfation levels of our survey. Shiny White Dental Centers is home to plenty of top doctors in various fields of dentistry. Each is remarkably qualified and talented in their respective fields. All the major dental services are offered, including implants, dentures, root canals, pediatric dentistry, scaling, polishing, and much more. Dr. Shady Ali Hussein takes hygiene very seriously. As a result, the dental centers performed brilliantly in the hygiene inspections, coming in the top 5% in Egypt. With regards to technology, the centers utilize the most modern equipment which facilitates a faster, more efficient and more accurate treatment.
Where: Maadi, Sheikh Zayed City, New Cairo, Nasr City
Contact: 19416 (hotline), Website, Facebook, Instagram
8Dr. Tarek Hosny
With decades of experience, top credentials, and rave reviews by his clients, Dr. Tarek Hosny is one of the most esteemed and respected dentists in Egypt. He graduated in 1975 from Cairo University receiving his specializations in prosthesis and implantology. Today, he is a Professor of Dentistry in Cairo University and is a member of several fellowships which include the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and an academic member of the American Academy of Oral Implantology. Dr. Tarek is the founder of Cairo Dental Centers, a technologically advanced practice with branches in Mohandeseen and Sheikh Zayed. The supporting team of dentists are talented, capable, and very friendly. The practice includes the latest in laser technology to treat conditions such as the “gummy smile”, and their very own milling center for customized crowns and inlays in under an hour. Cairo Dental Centers scored in the top 5% in the hygiene category, minimizing any possibility of infection and proving clients with maximum peace of mind.
Where: Mohandeseen, Sheikh Zayed City
Contact: +20238514666, Website, Facebook
9Dr. Sherief Effat
Dr. Sherief Effat is a distinguished prosthodontist noted for his talent, experience, and awesome personality. His knowledge of dentistry goes far beyond typical dentists in Egypt, or even the Middle East. His cool, friendly personality can comfort even the most anxious patients. Dr. Sherief Effat is the founder of the hugely reputable Dental Polyclinic Cairo, home to a host of incredibly skilled and experienced specialists. Everyone at the clinic mirrors Dr. Sherief’s work ethic and professionalism, which has lead to a very high client satisfaction score in our survey. One expat feels “blessed to have found a dentist like Dr. Sherief, and would not consider getting [her] dental treatment done back home again.” The clinic uses the latest technology and techniques, and maintains high standards of hygiene. Overall, Dental Polyclinic Cairo in Heliopolis is a brilliant practice headed by a one of Egypt’s top dentists – Dr. Sherief Effat.
Contact: +20224180611, Facebook
10Dr. Malak Badawi
Children face a whole different set of dental problems than adults including tooth decay, grinding, thumb-sucking, and dental anxiety. So it’s safe to say that a pediatric dentist must be specially trained to effectively treat the children, and keep the parents satisfied. Enter Dr. Malak Badawi. Her clinic is called Little Teeth and it succeeds in creating a welcoming and secure environment for children, full of colors and artwork. Being a visiting scholar at Indiana University in USA, Dr. Malak brings a wealth of knowledge to Cairo’s dental scene. She is a very friendly and reassuring dentist who takes her time with each patient and family. Dr. Malak is very open to questions, and the kids adore her. Little Teeth clinic also scored very high on our hygiene tests. This is truly one of the best pediatric dental clinics in Cairo.
Where: Mohandeseen, Sheikh Zayed City
Contact: Contact: +2001221711566, Website, Facebook
Now it’s your turn. Let us know if we’re missing a special dentist in the comments below. If you’ve had a particularly good or bad experience with any of the dental clinics listed above, please let us know in the comments section. Want to get in touch with us? Just click here and drop us a message.