Oral Surgeon in Lebanon, Dr. Alwakeel

Meet Mostafa Alwakeel, DMD, MS

Dr. Alwakeel is a member of the American Dental Association and is excited to offer the full scope of oral surgery services to his patients in Pennsylvania.

About Dr. Alwakeel

Dr. Mostafa Alwakeel completed his master’s degree and oral surgery certificate in Egypt before traveling to Philadelphia to complete his education. His international, bicoastal, and local travel have also made Dr. Alwakeel a constant and valuable flight member. He has received two official thanks and appreciation forms from American Airlines after jumping into action to save passengers’ lives who went into cardiac arrest on board.

Dr. Alwakeel looks forward to continuing to learn from and work with the talented surgeons at Balaci Oral and Facial Surgery and provide patients with the exceptional care they deserve. He has a special passion for soft tissue microsurgery with dental implants. His instinctive nature to help no matter where treatment is needed is a direct reflection of the compassion he has for all humans. You can trust that your oral surgery experience will be positive, as Dr. Alwakeel approaches each case with compassion, knowledge, and skill.

Education & Residency

After earning a master’s degree and certificate in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery from Al-Azhar University in Cairo, Egypt, Dr. Alwakeel traveled to Philadelphia to continue his oral surgery education. Dr. Alwakeel studied at Temple University, where he earned a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree and graduated summa cum laude. Dr. Alwakeel went on to complete an Advanced Surgical Implant Dentistry Fellowship on the west coast at UCLA.

This commitment and dedication to education has brought Dr. Alwakeel some very special recognition. In 2020 he was acknowledged by the Academy of Osseointegration for outstanding achievement as a dental student in implant dentistry.


Dr. Alwakeel is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA).

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