Dr Shariffah Shuriana (Dr Yana) graduated from The University of Adelaide in 1998. After serving the Ministry of Health for about 2 years, she joined the Faculty of Dentistry, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia as a trainee lecturer. She then went to London to specialize in prosthodontics and received her Masters in Prosthodontics at King’s College London in 2003. She continued working with Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia as a lecturer and clinical specialist in the Department of Prosthodontics and was Head of the Department until 2015. Dr Yana is currently a part-time lecturer and consultant in Prosthodontics at the dental faculty in Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia and Lincoln University College.
Dr Yana specializes exclusively on comprehensive restorative/prosthodontics, implants and aesthetic dentistry. Her aim is to provide a thorough dental health care and beautiful smiles. She specializes in restoring missing dentition, enhancing aesthetics and rehabilitation of the dentition through dentures, crowns, veneers, bridges and implants. Dr Yana has vast experiences in dental makeovers, treatment of complex cases and use of multiple implant systems to restore missing teeth of local and foreign patients.
Dr Yana views that continuous dental education is vital in enhancing her specialist skills and updating knowledge, hence she participates in seminars and conferences. She is a registered specialist in the National Specialist Registrar of Malaysia.