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.
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 RankAssistant Professor of Dentistry
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
UK HealthCare - Turfland2195 Harrodsburg Road
Lexington KY 40504Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
The Turfland facility is open at 7 a.m., but many clinics do not open until 8 a.m.
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Insurance policies can vary widely. Please check with your doctor/clinic for specific insurance information before your visit or procedure to avoid unexpected out-of-pocket costs. See list of insurers
- Aesthetic Braces
- Clear Aligners
- Craniofacial Growth Modification
- Surgical Orthodontics
2015, Thomas M. Graber Award of Special Merit, American Association of Orthodontists