Top Rated Oral Surgeon in Houston, Texas 77070

Dr. Ahmad Millwala

Dr. Ahmad Millwala

Dr. Ahmad Millwala’s journey unfolded with a profound commitment to humanity, starting in Chicago after high school. He immersed himself in the world of computer science at Northeastern Illinois University, where he not only earned his bachelor’s degree but did so with the highest honors, graduating Summa Cum Laude as an honors program graduate.

His path then took a compassionate turn toward dentistry at the University of Louisville in Kentucky, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. It was during a one-year general practice residency at the University of Louisville Hospital that Ahmad’s fervor for oral surgery blossomed, fueled by a genuine love for enhancing the lives of others.

The quest for excellence led him to New York Medical College, where he dedicated four transformative years to training as an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. A testament to his experience and skills, he proudly served as the Chief Resident during his final year, leaving an indelible mark on Westchester Medical Center and Metropolitan Hospital, the bastions of his residency.

Throughout this enriching period, Dr. Ahmad Millwala passionately delved into treating diseases of the head and neck, with a special emphasis on mastering the intricacies of facial trauma. Office-based procedures, such as tooth extractions, bone grafting, and the placement of dental implants, became not just tasks but expressions of his profound commitment to the well-being of his patients.

His dedication culminated in board certification by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, a testament to his unwavering enthusiasm, love for humanity, and the culmination of a journey marked by compassion, experience, and skill.

Dr. Brian Ryu

Dr. Brian Ryu

Dr. Ryu majored in biology at University of Alabama at Birmingham where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. He then went onto University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry during which he was inducted to dental honors society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon.

After receiving his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree, Dr. Ryu completed his Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery training at Indiana University Health. During his time in Indiana, he provided surgical services in the areas of tooth extractions, dental implants, facial trauma, oral pathology and orthognathic surgery. He met his wife in Indiana and upon completion of his residency, he followed her to Houston.

Dr. Ryu is fluent in both English and Korean. Outside of work, Dr. Ryu enjoys playing tennis, playing the piano, cooking and spending time with his wife.

Dr. Abdullahi Hassan

Dr. Abdullahi Hassan

Dr. Abdullahi Hassan is a dual-degree surgeon who feels passionate about improving lives and supporting every patient throughout their oral surgery journey. Dr. Hassan is originally from Somalia. He was introduced to oral surgery at an early age and quickly fell in love with the unique specialty of the profession. He enjoyed its combination of dental and medical knowledge and being able to help others through these areas of expertise.

Dr. Hassan attended a fellowship that focused heavily on jaw surgery and enjoys utilizing his skills in orthognathic treatment to help change each unique patient’s lives for the better. He enjoys supporting patients throughout their oral surgery journey and remains available to his patients after treatment. A careful listener and compassionate provider, Dr. Hassan truly cares about every patient’s well being.

Education and Residency
Dr. Hassan earned a BS in biology and psychology from Houston Baptist University in 2010. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the Howard University College of Dentistry in 2014 and his Medical Degree (MD) from SUNY Downstate College of Medicine in 2017. Dr. Hassan completed an advanced oral and maxillofacial surgery fellowship at Houston Methodist Hospital in 2021, which focused heavily on orthognathic surgery, TMJ surgery, craniofacial surgery, facial trauma reconstruction, and dental implant surgery.

Certifications

Dr. Hassan is a member of several professional organizations, including:

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS)
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • Texas Dental Association (TDA)
  • Greater Houston Dental Society (GHDS)

Hobbies and Interests

Dr. Hassan likes to spend his free time with family and friends. He enjoys playing basketball and traveling.

 

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