||He has served in The Malaysian Armed Forces for more than 22 years. Was sponsored by the military for his post graduate training in 1995. Throughout his military career, Dr. Ikmal has served as a dental officer and from 1997 as a clinical specialist in Restorative Dentistry. Was involved in training military Dental Assistant and Dental Technicians and also Continuing Dental Education for military dentists.
Is a part-time lecturer undergraduate as well as post graduate students in University Malaya and University Kebangsaan Malaysia.