Lina Sharab, DDS, MS, MSc



Lina Sharab received the Thomas M. Graber Award of Special Merit for excellence in research in 2015. She is currently working in the College of Dentistry at the University of Kentucky and involved in research. She enjoys orthodontics, teaching and research.

Personal Statement

Smiling is one of the most important social facial expressions that tells a great deal about a person and reflects the true inside. Designing or restoring a beautiful smile, interacting with people from all generations, improving their oral function and seeing them happy is priceless. Art, science, social skills, aesthetic, health care are all delightfully blended together in this unique specialty named "Orthodontics"

Faculty Rank

  • Assistant Professor of Dentistry
  • Awards

    2015, Thomas M. Graber Award of Special Merit, American Association of Orthodontists

Training & Education


DDS, Al-Ba’ath University, School of Dental Medicine, Syria
MS, Biomaterials, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo
MSc, Orthodontics, University of Kentucky, College of Dentistry


Orthodontics, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo

Certifications and Special Training

American Board of Orthodontics
Certificate, Advanced Education Program in Orthodontics, UK College of Dentistry

Insurance Information

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