Aarab, G.

+31 20 59 80802
3n-75
g.aarab@acta.nl
acta ( mondgezondh )
Assistant professor (Oral Function)

Expertise

  • Oral Function
  • Oral Kinesiology
  • Oral Physiology

Professional interests

  • Dental sleep medicine
  • Orofacial pain
  • Restorative dentistry

Professional employment history

 YearOccupation
 2013-present Assistant Professor at the department of Oral Kinesiology at ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 2013-present Postdoctoral researcher at the Dental Faculty of the University of Montreal , Canada
 2003-present Dentist-Specialist in TMD/OFP, restorative dentistry, and dental sleep medicine at “La Clinique”, The Hague, The Netherlands
 2011-2012 Postdoctoral researcher at the Clinical Department of Special Care in Dentistry at the University Hospital of Antwerp, Belgium
 2009-2011 Assistant Professor at the department of Oral Kinesiology at ACTA; Chef-de-clinique at the department of Oral Kinesiology at ACTA; Mentor in Post-initial Master Program in Oral Kinesiology at ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 2002-2011  PhD student (part-time) at the department of Oral Kinesiology at ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 2001-2002 Student-assistant at the department of Oral Kinesiology at ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 2002 Dental exam (DDS), Fac. Of Dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 2001  Doctoral exam (Drs.) in Dentistry, Fac. Of Dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, The Netherlands  
   

Selected scientific publications

Aarab G, Lobbezoo F, Hamburger HL, Naeije M. Long-term follow-up of a randomized controlled trial of oral appliance therapy in obstructive sleep apnea. Respiration. 2011; 82:162-168.
Aarab G
, Lobbezoo F, Hamburger HL, Naeije M. Oral appliance therapy versus nasal CPAP in obstructive sleep apnea: a randomised, placebo-controlled trial. Respiration. 2011; 81:411-419. 
Aarab G
, Lobbezoo F, Hamburger HL, Naeije M. Effects of an oral appliance with different mandibular protrusion positions at a constant vertical dimension on obstructive sleep apnea. Clinical Oral Investigations. 2010; 14:339-345. 

Aarab G, Lobbezoo F, Hamburger HL, Naeije M. Variability in the Apnea-Hypopnea Index and Its Consequences for Diagnosis and Therapy Evaluation. Respiration. 2009;77:32-37.
Aarab G
, Lobbezoo F, Wicks DJ, Hamburger HL, Naeije M. Short-term effects of a mandibular advancement device on obstructive sleep apnoea: an open-label pilot trial. J Oral Rehabil. 2005; 32:564-570. 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS (from 1999 until now)

Nevenwerkzaamheden

Maatschap - Tandarts Den Haag, 01 juli 2013
Laatste wijzigingen Nevenwerkzaamheden: Amsterdam 21 november 2017