Mrs Zahra Hussain

Mrs Zahra HussainTel: 020 3456 1052
Fax: 020 3456 1028
Email: zahra.hussain@uclh.nhs.uk

Location:
Eastman Dental Hospital

Specialities:
Restorative dentistry, Periodontology

Professional background

Dr Zahra Hussain is a Consultant in Restorative Dentistry within the Periodontology Department at the Eastman Dental Hospital. She graduated with an honours dental degree from Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas ’ Dental School as well as an intercalated Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. She went on to work within General Dental Practice and at the Royal London Hospital as a Senior House officer in Restorative Dentistry. She then undertook a post in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery prior to embarking on specialist training in Restorative dentistry as well as a Masters in Conservative dentistry at the Eastman Dental Hospital.

Research interests

  • Management of toothwear
  • Dental implants and peri-implant diseases
  • Periodontology
  • Fixed and removable prosthodontics

Publications

Has the quality of reporting in periodontology changed in 14 years? A systematic review. Leow, N., Hussain, Z., Petrie, A., Donos N., Needleman, I. A. J Clin Periodontology 2016; May (Epub ahead of print)

An update on crown-lengthening Part 1: Gingival tissue excess Kalsi, P. Hussain, Z., Darbar. Dental Update 2015; 42: 144-153

Colonisation of dentures by Staphyloccoccus aureus and MRSA in out-patient and in-patient populations. Lewis N., Parmar, N., Hussain Z., Baker G., Green, I., Howlett, J., Kearns, A., Cookson, B., McDonald A., Wilson, M., Ready D. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis, 2015, 34(9); 1823-1826

GMC/GDC number: 83694