Dr.Al-Khaja is a board certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, granted by the Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare from Umeå University, Sweden. Additionally, he completed 2 years fellowship program in cleft Lip and Palate surgery, granted by Department of plastic surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg University, Göteborg, Sweden.
Dr.Al-Khaja main research was in experimental neurophysiological research focusing on “Neural Control of Mastication”. He currently holds a consultant position in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Al Jalila Children Hospital. He practices full scope oral and maxillofacial surgery with concentration in cleft lip and palate management.
Dr.Al-Khaja participated in multiple lectures locally and internationally and is a member of operation smile (USA based International children’s medical charity organization) for cleft lip and plate management internationally.