Expat Exchange
Free MembershipSign In
GeoBlue Expat Health Insurance
GeoBlue Expat Health Insurance

Egypt Expat Forum

Dentists

New Topic Newest First
spark323
7/21/2015 10:18 EST

I plan on moving to Egypt after graduating from an American dental school.

Questions:
-from your point of you what kind of lives/working conditions do the dentists over at Egypt experience?

-Do you think a foreign dentist would be welcome there?

-what would they think about female dentists?

If you have any information relating to this topic please add a reply. Thanks in advance!

Adam1016
6/19/2016 00:07 EST

if you are interested to work in Egypt as a dentist then contact hospitals that you might be working for , don`t try to open your own clinic because it won`t work . and make sure that the hospital would rent an apartment for you in a good place preferably close to work

Allianz Care International Health Insurance

Get a free international health insurance quote from our partner, Allianz Care, whose plans ensure that you have access to quality healthcare whenever you need it. Allianz's flexible solutions allow you to tailor your cover to meet your needs and budget.

Learn More Get a Quote

Allianz Care International Health Insurance

Get a free international health insurance quote from our partner, Allianz Care, whose plans ensure that you have access to quality healthcare whenever you need it. Allianz's flexible solutions allow you to tailor your cover to meet your needs and budget.

Learn More Get a Quote

CasualCairo
7/21/2015 14:03 EST

spark323 - are you Egyptian or Arab? Can you speak Arabic or are you planning on only working with expat English speaking clients?

In general dentists in Cairo (and I assume other cities of any size) are still very inexpensive. VERY INEXPENSIVE! There are some more expensive dentists in the Maadi or Zamalek areas where the more wealthy or expats live and they have customers I suppose as I see their advertisements. After living here 17 years, I have found a good dentist in my area that is reasonably priced so I'll never go to the expensive ones. I assume nervous Embassy employees go to those dentists and people that think the more you pay the better it is.

I have a friend that is an American woman that recently moved back to Texas after living here for years, working as a dental hygienist for some Cairo dentists. She actually worked for the dentist I go to when I first started going there. She would probably be a good contact for you to talk to. If you are interested, send me your Facebook contact info and I'll ask her if it's OK. You can send the info to

AmrHilmy
7/21/2015 11:33 EST

Hello Spark,
I personally think its on of the top jobs these days in Egypt with the booming beauty centers and specially dental beauty works.
Being an expat will mean that you have received your education from a good Uni. Then means more credibility in what you do , then your last point with being a woman in that type of work I think the Dr.S' type of job does not have this kind of discrimination between men and women, I closely work with lots of clinics and I meet lots with Doctors as of my job in the medical IT systems, and the percentage of meeting Doctor women is large to men some times. Hope this has helped you :)

Allianz Care International Health InsuranceInternational Health Insurance

Get a quote for health insurance from our partner, Allianz Care.
Get a Quote

Allianz Care International Health InsuranceInternational Health Insurance

Get a quote for health insurance from our partner, Allianz Care.
Get a Quote

Living in Egypt GuideLiving in Egypt Guide

Guide to Living in Egypt covering expat life, local culture, finding a home, diversity and more.

Egypt Forum Egypt Forum
Join our Egypt forum to meet other expats and talk about living in Egypt.

Contribute to Egypt Network Contribute
Help other expats and newcomers by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Egypt.

Expat Healthcare Advice in Egypt1 Expats Talk about Healthcare & Health Insurance in Egypt

Expats living in Egypt talk about their own experiences with healthcare, hospital visits, emergencies, finding a doctor, buying health insurance in Egypt and more.

Real Estate in EgyptReal Estate in Egypt

Real estate listings in popular cities and towns in Egypt.

Retiring in EgyptRetiring in Egypt

Advice for people retiring in Egypt.

Allianz Care International Health InsuranceInternational Health Insurance

Get a quote for health insurance from our partner, Allianz Care.
Get a Quote

Allianz Care International Health InsuranceInternational Health Insurance

Get a quote for health insurance from our partner, Allianz Care.
Get a Quote

Egypt GuideEgypt Guide
Learn what members have to say about living in Egypt.

Egypt Forum Egypt Forum
Talk with other digital nomads and expats in Egypt on our Egypt forum - meet people, get advice and help others.

Egypt Index Egypt Index
An index of all of our site's Egypt information.

Contribute to Egypt Network Contribute
Help others in Egypt by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Egypt.

Expat Healthcare Advice in EgyptHealthcare & Health Insurance in Egypt

Expats in Egypt offer advice about healthcare, hospital visits, emergency rooms visits, finding a doctor and buying health insurance in Egypt.

Real Estate in EgyptReal Estate in Egypt

Real estate listings in popular cities and towns in Egypt.

Allianz Care International Health InsuranceInternational Health Insurance

Get a quote for health insurance from our partner, Allianz Care.
Get a Quote

Allianz Care International Health InsuranceInternational Health Insurance

Get a quote for health insurance from our partner, Allianz Care.
Get a Quote

Egypt GuideEgypt Guide
Learn what members have to say about living in Egypt.

Egypt Forum Egypt Forum
Talk with other digital nomads and expats in Egypt on our Egypt forum - meet people, get advice and help others.

Egypt Index Egypt Index
An index of all of our site's Egypt information.

Contribute to Egypt Network Contribute
Help others in Egypt by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Egypt.

Expat Healthcare Advice in EgyptHealthcare & Health Insurance in Egypt

Expats in Egypt offer advice about healthcare, hospital visits, emergency rooms visits, finding a doctor and buying health insurance in Egypt.

Real Estate in EgyptReal Estate in Egypt

Real estate listings in popular cities and towns in Egypt.

Guides to Cities in Egypt
Alexandria Maadi
Country Resources
Health Insurance Moving & Shipping More Resources

Copyright 1997-2022 Burlingame Interactive, Inc.

Privacy Policy Legal