Esam Abou Nahlah, DDS, M.S, AFAAID, FICOI, FACP

Board Certified Prosthodontist

Dr. Esam has been a practicing dentist in California since 2003. In 2013, he moved to Northern Virginia to practice dentistry and has completed the following programs:

  • Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • Diplomate American Board of Prosthodontics
  • Master of Science in Oral Biology at Medical College of Georgia
  • Prosthodontics Specialty Residency at Medical College of Georgia
  • Associate Fellow American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Fellow International Congress of Oral Implantologist
  • Fellow American College of Prosthodontics
  • Esthetic training at UCLA/California
  • Implant training at Loma Linda University/California

In 2013, The American Board of Prosthodontics Awarded Dr. Esam the most prestigious award in the field:  “Diplomate of American Board of Prosthodontics."

Dr.Esam has enjoyed practicing as a specialist in Prosthodontic dentistry focusing in esthetic dentistry , implant dentistry, full mouth rehabilitation, and smile makeovers. He has lectured extensively on the subject of smile design and dental implants, and he has several publications in national and international scientific journals.

As an educator and mentor, Dr.Esam enjoys advancing the career of many dentists through lecturing and hands-on courses that he offers while inventing advanced techniques in dentistry.

Dr.Esam's primary focus is practicing dentistry and caring for his patients, but in his free time he enjoys outdoor activities such as cycling, motorcycle riding, hiking, and boating.

As an active member of several professional organizations, including the American College of Prosthodontists, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and the Academy of Osseointegration, Dr. Abou Nahlah stays abreast of the latest techniques and technologies in the dynamic field of prosthodontics and implant dentistry.

Dr. Esam has practiced aesthetic dentistry, implant dentistry, and prosthodontics for over 14 years. He incorporates the latest technological innovations in dentistry such as immediate placement of implants, restoration of implants, computer guided surgery, digital impressions, and veneers and crowns for a new smile in one day.