With his wealth of experience in dentistry, commitment to continuing education, and a background in marketing, data, content creation, and management, Dr. Hakam Al-Samarrai has gained valuable expertise in a broad range of subjects within and beyond his field. Dr. Al-Samarrai has an eclectic understanding of subjects in the field of dentistry and medicine, has helped thousands achieve optimal oral health, and works closely with patients to educate, encourage, and inspire. He brings 10+ years of skill to the table, actively volunteers in the community, and continues to pursue lifelong learning.
Since graduating from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine with honors in 2010, Dr. Al-Samarrai worked as an Associate Dentist throughout Texas and California, and has served as faculty staff for the USC Dentistry Division of the Skid Row Homeless Healthcare Initiative before settling into practice here. Dr. Al-Samarrai has also been honored by the UCLA Neuroscience division, UCLA TIDE Program, and the Torrance Sister City Association.
Dr. Al-Samarrai has professional affiliations with the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and Kois Center.
Apart from his work in dentistry, Dr. Al-Samarrai has worked as an Online Marketing Manager, a Business Analyst, a Research Assistant for UCLA, and camp counselor at Pepperdine University. He has also served as Social Media Coordinator for the Tufts University Alumni, participated in charity runs, including the South Bay Children’s Hospital 5k Charity Run and USC-UCLA sponsored We Run the City charity drive for Southern California Special Olympics, along with volunteering with the California Dental Association.