Dr Omar Yaqoob

Orthodontic Specialist
GDC No. 82551

BDS, Lond - 2003
MFDS, RCS Eng - 2005
MSc, Lond - 2010
MOrth, RCS Eng - 2010
FDS RCSEd - 2016
LLM (Medical Law Cert with commendation), Northumbria Uni - 2015
PGCAP, Kings College Lond - 2013
Business Sustainability Dip, Cambridge Uni - 2020

After many years of working in the speciality, I can share my passion for what I do. I love meeting people, creating healthy and beautiful smiles, and helping people feel good about themselves. I have treated so many patients who initially tell me that they don't smile, or always cover their mouths when they do, because they don't like how their teeth look. It's so fulfilling, after brace treatment , to hear those same patients say that they now feel more confident, not just in their smiles, but also in themselves. I have treated thousands of wonderful children and adults, helping them transform their teeth and smiles. I can't wait to help you discover your smile!

Dr Yaqoob has published many articles and also won many prestigious awards in his career. He is a member of:

BOS UTG Research presentation

First Prize

BOS MOrth Cases Gold Medal

First Prize

Guy's and Kings Audit Presentation

First Prize

MFDS Study Day Presentation

First Prize

The Newland Pedley Medal

Runner up
a) Clinician's Clinical and practical work
b) Thesis in Conservative dentistry

The Harry Radin Prize

First Prize
Essay on the treatment of mentally and physically disadvantaged patients.

The Saunders Scholarship

First Prize
Best clinical achievement in Polyclinics

The F. R. Moser Prize

First Prize
Excellence in undergraduate clinical work

The Dickinson Trust Elective Award

Final year student's visit abroad

National clinical guidelines for the management of unerupted maxillary incisors in children,
Yaqoob O, Jadbinder Seehra, Cobourne MT.
British Dental Journal, May 2018.
Book Chapter, Blood Cross-Matching
Omar Yaqoob and Inas Nasr
Published in the Head and Neck Cancer e-book, SM Group Aug 2016
Use of the Clark Twin Block functional appliance with and without an upper labial bow: a randomized controlled trial.
Yaqoob O Dibiase AT, Fleming PS, Cobourne MT.
Angle Orthodontist. 2012; 82:363-9.
Royal College guidelines: Management of Unerupted Maxillary Central Incisors. 2010.
Omar Yaqoob, J, R, O'Neill, J, H, Noar et al.
Royal College of Surgeons of England.
The relationship between bilateral congenital absence of maxillary lateral incisors and anterior tooth width.
Omar Yaqoob, Andrew T DiBiase, Therese Garvey, Padhraig S. Fleming,.
American Journal of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics. 2011, Mar;139(3):229-33
Pre-eruptive Coronal Resorption of a Maxillary Canine: A case report.
Omar Yaqoob, Andrew DiBiase, Padhraig Fleming.
Orthodontics (Chic.). 2011; 12:148-51
Displacement of globe into Ethmoid sinus following blunt orbital trauma.
Bulletin Journal of British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Publication of Abstract. January 2007.
Active post-surgical Orthodontic treatment –How long does it take?
Omar Yaqoob, Anjli Patel and Julian O'Neill.
Kettering General Hospital. BOS Clinical Effectiveness Bulletin. No. 19. October 2006.
Royal College of Surgeons of England .
My Clinical Cases have been published in a book:
Clinical Cases in Orthodontics, Martyn Cobourne, Andrew DiBiase, Sofia Ahmad. Cases: 4.5, 5.2 and 5.3.
  • Dental Practice Visits: Lunch and Learn: Educating the GDP regarding appropriate referrals and IOTN.
  • Presentation to Ashlow Orthodontic Practice staff: Safeguarding adults and children, Mental Capacity, cross infection, Oral cancer screening, management and referral, Medical emergencies and Manual handling.
  • Functional appliances. MCN Staffordshire
  • Calibrated PAR scorer
  • Calibrated IOTN scorer
  • Research poster presentation. Hypodontia.
  • UTG presentation of my research at the BOC.
  • Audit presentation. Guy's and Kings Audit day.
  • MFDS Study day presentation at John Radcliffe Hospital
  • Medical and Dental conditions to be treated in GP Practice. Lectured to GP Registrars in Kettering General Hospital.
  • Microabrasion – Technique and the materials. Lecture to the Oxford vocational training scheme at Kettering General Hospital.
  • Orthodontic presentations on anterior and posterior crossbites and palatally placed upper incisors
  • Lecture to SHOs and Orthodontic SpRs in Birmingham Dental Hospital.
  • Case presentation of a patient with Odontogenic Keratocyst. Lecture to the oral surgery department. Birmingham Dental Hospital.
  • Aetiology and Management of tooth abnormalities – Lecture to the MFDS students in Birmingham Dental Hospital.
British Orthodontic Society
American Association of Orthodontists
European Orthodontic Society
World Federation of Orthodontists
British Dental Association
BDA Good Practice Member
The Royal College of Surgeons of England
ECS Edinburgh
  • BDA Good Practice Member
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • European Orthodontic Society
  • World Federation of Orthodontists
  • British Orthodontic Society
  • Spark Clear Aligner System
  • Invisalign
  • Code Icomply
  • 3M Science Applied to Life
  • Ormco
  • Incognito braces
  • Alias lingual bracket system