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2800 University Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32211

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Sawsan Tabbaa

Dr. Sawsan Tabbaa

Clinical Associate Professor of Orthodontics

Email address  stabbaa@ju.edu
Telephone number  (904) 256-7558
Resume or CV  CV
Office location  HSC 1138
Office hours  By appointment


Certificate in Orthodontics, University of Buffalo
MS Oral Science, University of Buffalo

Certificate, Tempromandibular Disorder & Orofacial Pain, University of Buffalo
Certificate in Orthodontics, Damascus University School of Dental Medicine
DDS, Damascus University School of Dental Medicine

Dr. Tabbaa was born and raised in Damascus, Syria, and came to United States in 1991. She received her DDS from Damascus University School of Dental Medicine in 1983, where she graduated first in a class of 284 students, and received her Certificate of Specialty in Orthodontics from the same University in 1986.  Dr. Tabbaa received a specialty certificate in Tempromandibular Disorder & Orofacial Pain and earned Master of Oral Science Degree from the University of Buffalo in 1997 and another Orthodontic Certificate of Specialty in 2004. She became a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics in 2006.

She is a member of the International and American Associations for Dental Research, the American Dental Association and American Association of Orthodontists.