top of page


GMC 7046951

GDC 84797



FRCS  The Royal college of surgeons in Dublin

MRCS The Royal College of surgeons in Edinburgh

MBBCH Bachelor of Medicine Cardiff 

MFDS  The faculty of dental surgery from the Royal College and Surgeon of Glasgow

IQE  International qualifying exam, GDC Edinburgh

BDS ( Hon ) Bachelor of Dental surgery

Harley Academy accredited cosmetic training in Botulinum toxin and dermal fillers. 

Facesthetics Certificate of training in PDO threads face lift and cogs.


Consultant oral and maxillofacial surgeon Musgrove Park Hospital Taunton

Clinical Director of Llanedeyrn Dental Practice

Visiting implant surgeon at Family Dental care and Opal Dental Practices in Cardiff 

Visiting implant surgeon at Blue Bird dentistry and Aesthetics practice in Acton, London 

Honorary clinical Teacher and Cardiff Dental Hospital

Tutor at the Royal College of Surgeon Care of the critically ill surgical patient

Tutor at INB (Implants & Beyond) Teaching Platform for dental surgeons


Dr Al-Rikabi was appointed as a consultant oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Musgrove Park hospital in Taunton following an undergraduate training in both dentistry and medicine.

For the last 18 years, as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr Al-Rikabi has been carrying out daily surgical operations in the field of oral and facial surgery with significant interest in facial aesthetics, oral surgery, facial trauma, dental implants and head and neck cancer.

Finishing dentistry in 1996, Dr Al-Rikabi worked as a dentist for 7 years, In 2003 he worked as a resident oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Dudley and Wolverhampton, he gained the membership of the faculty of dental surgery from the Royal College and Surgeon of Glasgow in 2004 (MFDS). He obtained the international qualifying exam (IQE) for overseas dentist by the general dental council in Edinburgh in 2005.

In 2009 he finished studying medicine in Cardiff ( 2005- 2009), and obtained his (MBBCH),  he then worked as a doctor in South Wales Hospitals in Cardiology, intensive care, vascular surgery, general surgery and ENT.

In 2010, Dr Al-Rikabi gained the membership of the faculty of Royal College of surgeons in Edinburgh


In 2011, Dr Al-Rikabi entered a higher specialist training in oral and maxillofacial surgery. This intense 5 years training programme allowed him the opportunity for more exposure in this field to become an expert in oral and facial surgery. The training was focused on oral and dental surgery, jaw corrective surgery, dental implants, facial aesthetic, and head and neck cancer surgery.

In October 2016 Ali successfully finished the oral and maxillofacial surgery higher specialist training by obtaining the fellowship of the Royal College of surgeons in Dublin (FRCS), through which he was awarded the certificate of completion of specialist training from the Royal College of Surgeons (CCST) in February 2017 and became a consultant oral and maxillofacial surgeon.

bottom of page