Dr Osama Khalifa is a 2002 graduate of University of Benghazi College of Dentistry in Libya. He went on to train further in the Advanced Programs for International Dentists in Oral Surgery/RCSI from 2009 - 2012 and completed a Masters in Oral Biology in 2014. He returned to Tripoli, Libya and continued to train in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and completed his residency in 2016. Dr. Khalifa then went on to complete a Fellowship in Head & Neck Oncology at the reputed Mazumdar Shaw Hospital in Bengaluru, India. Dr. Khalifa practiced full scope Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in Libya before being appointed as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department at NYU College of Dentistry. Dr. Khalifa is Arab Board Certified in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in addition to a Fellowship of the Faculty of Dentistry, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.


Dr. Osama's research interests include Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Trauma.