Abi Adewumi, BDS FDSRCS

Dr AdewumiAssistant Professor

Phone: (352) 273-7643
Fax: (352) 392-8195
E-mail: aadewumi@dental.ufl.edu

Dr. Abi Adewumi, a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist, was born in London, England. She graduated with a BDS degree from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria, in 1991. She subsequently went to the UK where she undertook postgraduate training in Oral surgery and obtained her Fellowship in Dental Surgery (FDS) from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1996. Dr. Adewumi obtained her Masters’ degree in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of London in 1999. She completed her specialist training in Pediatric Dentistry at King’s College Dental Institute and St George’s Hospital in London and was awarded a Diploma of Member in Pediatric Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons of England (MPead Dent RCS) in May 2003.

Her research interest is in Law and Ethics in Dentistry however other strong areas of interest include Dental Traumatology and Management of children with Cleft lip and palate and Craniofacial Anomalies. Dr. Adewumi joined the Craniofacial team as Pediatric Dental Faculty in March 2005 and is currently involved in presurgical nasoalveolar moulding (PNAM) of infants born with cleft lip and palate.