Dr. Hala Abboud
Dr. Hala Abboud graduated with honors from Université Saint-Joseph, Faculté de Médecine Dentaire (class of 2000) in Beirut, Lebanon, as a Doctor in Dental Surgery. Upon graduation, she worked for nine months as a volunteer at Saint Paul Charity Medical Centre, where she used to treat people and help the community in north Lebanon where she lived. In 2004, Dr. Abboud graduated with honors from the Lebanese University, Oral Surgery Department in Beirut, Lebanon, where she completed a two-year Diplôme d'Etudes Supérieures Spécialisées (DESS) program in Oral Surgery and Implantology. In 2009, she earned a University Diploma in Oral Pathology from Université Saint-Joseph, Faculté de Médecine Dentaire in Beirut, Lebanon. For over twelve years, Dr. Abboud practiced dentistry at her own private clinic, and worked for two years as an associate at another clinic in Lebanon, where she used to perform dental treatments, including surgical wisdom teeth extractions and implants.
For three years, she volunteered with the Lebanese Dental Association in a preventive program, where she conducted oral exams for governmental schools’ students, and educated them about oral health and hygiene. When she moved to Canada, Dr. Abboud completed the National Dental Exam Board (NDEB) equivalency testing process and passed all equivalency tests from the first attempt, with high grades. She is a member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO), Ontario Dental Association (ODA), and the Lebanese Dental Association. Her passion of continuous education ensures that the advancements being made in the field of dentistry are available to all patients.
Dr. Abboud speaks English, French, and Arabic, all fluently, and enjoys putting a smile on every patient’s face.