Author: Dr Hashmat Popat

Dr Hashmat Popat Specialist Orthodontist BDS (Brist), MFDS RCS (Eng), MScD, MOrth RCS (Ed), FDS (Orth), PhD (Card)

Should I receive my orthodontic treatment from a general dentist or from a specialist orthodontist?

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Dr Hashmat Popat
Specialist Orthodontist
BDS (Brist), MFDS RCS (Eng), MScD, MOrth RCS (Ed), FDS (Orth), PhD (Card)

As a patient, you want to receive the best treatment from the person most skilled to do it. Therefore, if you are thinking about straightening your teeth you should understand the differences between an orthodontist and a general dentist. General dentists can clean your teeth, carry out fillings and treat other issues related to your teeth Read more...

What are ceramic braces?

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Dr Hashmat Popat
Specialist Orthodontist
BDS (Brist), MFDS RCS (Eng), MScD, MOrth RCS (Ed), FDS (Orth), PhD (Card)

If you are thinking about having your teeth straightened with braces, as a specialist orthodontist I have good news for you! Braces don’t have to be associated with traditional metal smiles. Ceramic braces could be the ideal way for you to enhance your smile without anyone else noticing how. Ceramic braces are sometimes also called Read more...