Dr. Xavier E. Saab
Meet Dr. Saab
Dr. Xavier E. Saab completed his residency in Prosthodontics and Master of Science degree at the University of Texas— Houston Health Science Center. He was awarded a full scholarship after graduating Valedictorian of his dental school class from the University of Guayaquil in Ecuador. Dr. Saab completed Head and Neck rotations Professor in the UTHHSC Department of Restorative Dentistry.
As the son of a Periodontist who pioneered the surgical placement of dental implants in South America Dr. Saab believes that education and clinical training is the most empowering tool we have as dentist, and with over 40 years of legacy he feels called to passing along to his peers the skills and arts of prosthodontics and implant dentistry.
Dr. Saab is an active member of the American College of Prosthodontists, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and the Academy of Osseointegration, Dr. Saab continues his pursuit of excellence by practicing prosthodontics and implant dentistry in two locations in Houston where he has been established for over 10 years. He bases is education philosophy in his conviction that in order to master a skill it is necessary to be able to transmit it to others, and that’s the source of his passion for teaching. He has been lecturing nationally and internationally on the areas of CAD/CAM dentistry, dental aesthetics, occlusion, and implant dentistry for over a decade, and is proud to partner with Implant Direct to promote the practice of Implant Dentistry.