e-ISSN: 2320-7949 and p-ISSN: 2322-0090

Dr. Omar El Meligy

Omar El Meligy
Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
King Abdulaziz University
Saudi Arabia



My name is Dr. Omar El Meligy, I am a Professor of Pediatric Dentistry at King Abdulaziz and Alexandria Universities. I received my B.D.S. (1990), M. Sc. (1995) and Ph. D. (2001) from Alexandria University, Egypt and became a Lecturer of Pediatric Dentistry at Alexandria University. I was a Research Scholar in School of Dentistry, Indiana University, USA from 1998 till 2000. After my three-year career as a lecturer at the Faculty of Dentistry, Alexandria University, I moved to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, where I was offered a position at King Abdulaziz University. In addition to teaching, treating patients and conducting research, I am a contributor in the books Principles of Pediatric Dentistry, Pulpal Response Following Pulpotomy and Evaluation of two resin materials used for primary molars restoration. Currently I reside in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. I can be contacted at http://omeligy.kau.edu.sa


Research Interest

Pediatric and Community Dentistry

oral health and hygiene