A post graduate in Periodontics, Dr Ghayoumi has completed her Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 1992. Her areas of specialization include surgical procedures involving hard and soft tissues, implants, bone graft and extraction.
Dr. Ghayoumi went on to attend an intensive 3-year Periodontics program at the University of South California during 1999 to 2002.
Dr. Ghayoumi is certified by the American Board of Periodontology as the holder of a prestigious diploma. The American Board of Periodontology has stringent regulations with regard to conferring diplomas where applicants have to treat a number of patients (using a variety of methodologies) before they receive certification.
In addition to her high level of academic qualification, Dr. Ghayoumi has held the post of clinical assistant at the Post Graduate Department of the University of South California. She has a flair for research and her work on Periodontics has been published in several prestigious dental journals.
Ghayoumi N, Chen C, Slots J, Dialister Pneumosintes, a new putative periodontal pathogen. Journal of Periodontal Research 2002; 37:75-78.
Ghayoumi N, The use of Metronidazole in the treatment of periodontal disease, The Journal of the Western Society of Period Ontology 2001; 49, 37-40.