Husam Elias MD, DMD, FACS

Oral, Maxillofacial & Cosmetic Surgeon
Dental Implant Surgical Specialist

Husam Elias MD, DMD, FACS

Triple Board Certified Surgeon

Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Diplomate of the American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery
Diplomate of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Education:

Medical School: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, graduated with MD (Doctor of Medicine)

Graduate Dental School: Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA graduated with honors DMD (Doctor of Dental Medicine)

Undergraduate: University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan graduated Summa Cum Laude at the top of the class with BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery).

Postgraduate training:

  • Fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery, Inland Cosmetic Surgery Medical Center, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
  • Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland/ Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
  • Internship in General Surgery- University Hospitals of Cleveland/ Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH

Fellowships and Memberships:

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • American Dental Association
  • California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • California Dental Association
  • San Fernando Valley dental Society

Postions held:

  • Medical Director, Southern California Center for Surgical Arts, Sherman Oaks, CA.
  • Medical staff and Maxillofacial Surgeon for NBA Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland, OH.
  • Section head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Head and Neck Institute, Cleveland, OH.
  • Staff Surgeon Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical center, Head and Neck Surgery Department Maxillofacial surgery Division, Los Angeles, CA.

Board certifications and Licensures:

  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • American Board of Cosmetic surgery
  • California Medical Board
  • California Dental Board/ Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Permit
  • California Dental Board/ General Anesthesia Permit
  • Ohio Dental Board
  • Ohio Medical Board
  • Federation of state medical Boards
  • Northeast regional board of dental examiners

Academic Positions:

  • Clinical Assistant professor Case Western Reserve University
  • Clinical instructor and Lecturer UCLA Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department
  • Clinical Instructor and Attending Surgeon Harbor UCLA Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department

Hospital Appointments:

  • Sherman Oaks Hospital
  • Encino Hospital Medical Center
  • Providence St Joseph’s Medical Center
  • Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center
  • Harbor UCLA Medical Center
  • Beverly Oaks Surgery Center

Awards, Honors and Distinctions:

  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
  • Examiner for American Board of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Board of Trustees member for American Board of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Member of Board of Trustees of California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society.
  • Award of excellence in patient care and practice management, Boston University
  • Award of excellence in oral diagnosis, Boston University.
  • Awards of Clinical and Academic Distinctions, University of Khartoum.