Taseef Farook

Taseef Farook

Higher Degree by Research Candidate

Adelaide Dental School

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Dr. Taseef H. Farook's expertise and interests lie within the sphere of digital healthcare; medical image processing (CT, CBCT etc.), disease pathophysiology and computerized diagnostics, laser scanning and intraoral scanning; clinical photography, photomicrography and stereophotogrammetry; CAD-CAM assisted prosthetic rehabilitation; low-cost digitization approach to dentistry; medico-ethics, public health and academic teaching; artificial intelligence & medical machine learning; and research on sustainability and stability of prosthetic and 3D rapid prototyping materials.

Dr. Farook conferred his license to practice dentistry (BDS) in Bangladesh, after which he completed his Master’s degree (MSc Dent) in Maxillofacial Prosthetics from Malaysia. Dr. Farook is now undertaking research as a PhD candidate at Adelaide Dental School with a research interest in digitization of maxillo-mandibular relationships, malocclusion, temporomandibular joint disorders, cariology, digital imaging, and medical AI. He has successfully authored several medical peer-reviewed publications with highly reputed publishers (Elsevier, Nature, Wiley, Sage, MDPI, and Hindawi) based on his research on feasible digitization of dental and maxillofacial rehabilitation.

  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2022 - ongoing HDR Scholar University of Adelaide
    2021 - 2022 Dental Surgeon One Stop Dental Center Bangladesh
    2020 - 2021 Research assistant Universiti Sains Malaysia
    2019 - 2020 Post graduate research fellow Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia
    2018 - 2019 Intern Doctor Bangladesh Medical Science and Research Institution
  • Language Competencies

    Language Competency
    Bengali Can read, write, speak and understand spoken
    English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
    Hindi Can speak and understand spoken
    Malay Can read and write
    Urdu Can speak and understand spoken
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2022 University of Adelaide Australia Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    2019 - 2020 Universiti Sains Malaysia Malaysia Master of Science in Dentistry (MSc Dent)
    2012 - 2017 University of Dhaka Bangladesh Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)
  • Certifications

    Date Title Institution name Country
    Training on research design and medical statistics: Professional & Personal Development Universiti Sains Malaysia Malaysia
    Occupational Safety and Health Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia Malaysia
    Cochrane Approach: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Universiti Sains Malaysia Malaysia
    Comprehensive Management of Cleft Lip and Palate Dhaka Medical College and Hospital Bangladesh
  • Research Interests

  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2022 Farook, T. H., Abdullah, J. Y., Jamayet, N. B., & Alam, M. K. (2022). Percentage of mesh reduction appropriate for designing digital obturator prostheses on personal computers. Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, 128(2), 219-224.
    DOI Scopus3 Europe PMC1
    2022 Rashid, F., Jamayet, N. B., Farook, T. H., Al-Rawas, M., Barman, A., Johari, Y., . . . Alam, M. K. (2022). Color variations during digital imaging of facial prostheses subjected to unfiltered ambient light and image calibration techniques within dental clinics: An in vitro analysis. PloS one, 17(8), e0273029.
    2021 Rashid, F., Haque, S., Farook, T. H., Barman, A., Alam, M. K., & Jamayet, N. B. (2021). Paederus dermatitis: A severe reaction to charlie’s kiss. Bangladesh Journal of Medical Science, 20(2), 459-462.
    2021 Jamayet, N. B., Farook, T. H., AL-Oulabi, A., Johari, Y., & Patil, P. G. (2021). Digital workflow and virtual validation of a 3D-printed definitive hollow obturator for a large palatal defect. Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, S0022-3913(21)00489-3.
    DOI Scopus1
    2021 Rashid, F., Barman, A., Farook, T. H., Jamayet, N. B., Yhaya, M. F. B., & Alam, M. K. (2021). Factors affecting color stability of maxillofacial prosthetic silicone elastomer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Elastomers and Plastics, 53(6), 698-754.
    DOI WoS1
    2021 Al-Oulabi, A., Al Rawas, M., Farook, T. H., Rashid, F., Barman, A., Jamayet, N. B., & Alam, M. K. (2021). The loss of an eye due to occupational injury: Two case studies of ocular prosthetic rehabilitation. Work, 69(3), 865-870.
    2021 Farook, T. H., Jamayet, N. B., Asif, J. A., Din, A. S., Mahyuddin, M. N., & Alam, M. K. (2021). Development and virtual validation of a novel digital workflow to rehabilitate palatal defects by using smartphone-integrated stereophotogrammetry (SPINS). Scientific Reports, 11(1), 10 pages.
    DOI Scopus3 WoS1
    2021 Beh, Y. H., Farook, T. H., Jamayet, N. B., Dudley, J. E., Rashid, F., Barman, A., & Alam, M. K. (2021). Evaluation of the Differences Between Conventional and Digitally Developed Models Used for Prosthetic Rehabilitation in a Case of Untreated Palatal Cleft. The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, 58(3), 386-390.
    DOI Scopus6 WoS3 Europe PMC2
    2021 Farook, T. H., Rashid, F., Jamayet, N. B., Abdullah, J. Y., Dudley, J., & Khursheed Alam, M. (2021). A virtual analysis of the precision and accuracy of 3-dimensional ear casts generated from smartphone camera images. The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, S0022-3913(21)00026-3.
    DOI Scopus4 Europe PMC1
    2021 Farook, T. H., Barman, A., Abdullah, J. Y., & Jamayet, N. B. (2021). Optimization of Prosthodontic Computer-Aided Designed Models: A Virtual Evaluation of Mesh Quality Reduction Using Open Source Software. Journal of Prosthodontics, 30(5), 420-429.
    DOI Scopus9 WoS5 Europe PMC1
    2021 Farook, T. H., Jamayet, N. B., Abdullah, J. Y., & Alam, M. K. (2021). Machine Learning and Intelligent Diagnostics in Dental and Orofacial Pain Management: A Systematic Review. Pain Research and Management, 2021, 9 pages.
    DOI Scopus4 WoS5
    2020 Farook, T. H., Radford, J., Alam, M. K., & Jamayet, N. B. (2020). Plagiarism in dentistry - a systematic review. British Dental Journal, 7 pages.
    DOI Scopus2 WoS2 Europe PMC1
    2020 Farook, T. H., Jamayet, N. B., Abdullah, J. Y., Asif, J. A., Rajion, Z. A., & Alam, M. K. (2020). Designing 3D prosthetic templates for maxillofacial defect rehabilitation: A comparative analysis of different virtual workflows. Computers in Biology and Medicine, 118, 16 pages.
    DOI Scopus10 WoS7 Europe PMC1
    2020 Farook, T. H., Jamayet, N. B., Abdullah, J. Y., Rajion, Z. A., & Alam, M. K. (2020). A systematic review of the computerized tools and digital techniques applied to fabricate nasal, auricular, orbital and ocular prostheses for facial defect rehabilitation. Journal of Stomatology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 121(3), 268-277.
    DOI Scopus21 WoS14 Europe PMC4
    2020 Farook, T. H., & Jamayet, N. B. (2020). A review of prostheses fabricated for rehabilitation of nasal septal defect using digital workflow. Otorinolaringologia, 70(2).
    2020 Barman, A., Rashid, F., Farook, T. H., Jamayet, N. B., Dudley, J., Yhaya, M. F. B., & Alam, M. K. (2020). The Influence of Filler Particles on the Mechanical Properties of Maxillofacial Prosthetic Silicone Elastomers: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.. Polymers (Basel), 12(7), 16 pages.
    DOI Scopus5 WoS4 Europe PMC1
    2020 Farook, T. H., Mousa, M. A., & Jamayet, N. B. (2020). Method to control tongue position and open source image segmentation for cone-beam computed tomography of patients with large palatal defect to facilitate digital obturator design. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medicine, and Pathology, 32(1), 61-64.
    DOI Scopus13
    2020 Alrawas, M., Rashid, F., Barman, A., Farook, T. H., Aloulabi, A., Jamayet, N. B., & Alam, M. K. (2020). Sustaining an obturator prosthesis with zygomatic suspension wires in a case of subtotal maxillectomy and insufficient ridge supported retention: A case report. Bangladesh Journal of Medical Science, 19(3), 582-585.
    2019 Jamayet, N. B., Ul Islam Nizami, M. M., Rahman, A. M., Twinkle, A. B., Farah Rashid, Q., Farook, T. H., & Alam, M. K. (2019). Fabrication of ear prosthesis with the integration of CAD/CAM system. Pediatria i Medycyna Rodzinna, 15(3), 327-331.
    DOI Scopus2
    2019 Farook, T. H., Rahman, A. M., Nizami, M. M. U. I., Amin, M., Jamayet, N. B., & Alam, M. K. (2019). Custom made ocular prosthesis for acquired eye defect: A definitive option of rehabilitation. Bangladesh Journal of Medical Science, 18(4), 823-826.
    DOI Scopus1

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