Dr. Dusan Surdilovic

Associate Professor, Pediatric Dentistry


Dr. Dusan Surdilovic DDS, MSc, PhD is Associate Professor, Head of Department of Preventive and Pediatric Dentistry at Gulf Medical University, UAE from 2015. He served as Assistant Professor at Dental Faculty, University of Nis, Serbia, Europe, for 15 years, along with 18 years of experience in Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry. He is designated member of European Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (EAPD). He has published more than 50 scientific articles, chapters and course books. He was a researcher at Karolinska Institute Stockholm, Sweden. Dr Surdilovic has a significant number of appreciation certificates awarded following participation and contributions in national and international dental congresses, conferences and workshops. Licensed to practice from the several dental registers (Serbia, Norway, UAE). He has a vast interest in research in saliva, biology of the hard dental tissue, caries risk assessment, dental anxiety, oral medicine and oral surgery in pediatric dentistry especially with physically and mentally impaired pediatric patients.

Education & Academic Qualification

Completed DDS from University of Nis, Serbia, Europe, M.Sc. Degree in Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry from Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm Sweden and the University of Nis, Serbia PhD from University of Nis, Serbia. M.Sc. Degree in Healthcare Management from University in Belgrade. Specialist of Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry

Work Experience

  • 15 years of teaching and 18 years of clinical experience.
  • Licensed taken from the register of qualified dentists