Braces N Faces Orthodontics
Braces N Faces Orthodontics is a leading orthodontic clinic, providing a range of treatment options to patients in Geelong and Hoppers Crossing. The team, led by specialist orthodontist Dr Hashmat Popat, has more than 45 years of experience achieving fabulous teeth straightening results and facial alignment for patients of all ages.
Invisalign is one of the most popular treatments on offer at Braces N Faces Orthodontics, and the clinic has both Invisalign Full and Invisalign Teen available. Other traditional orthodontic appliances recommended by the Braces N Faces Orthodontics team include traditional metal braces, clear braces and lingual braces. Appliances are suitable for children, teens and adults.
Every patient of Braces N Faces Orthodontics will be encouraged to book a free consultation to ensure orthodontic treatment is right for them. Patients embarking on treatment will receive a bespoke treatment plan including a quote and information on the flexible finance options and payment plans available – all of which are designed to make orthodontic treatment affordable.
Dr Hashmat Popat
'Hash' gained his Bachelor of Dental Science from Bristol University, United Kingdom, in 2000. After graduating, he travelled to Australia to work at Sydney Dental Hospital and then for Queensland Health before moving back to the UK to complete his specialist orthodontic training at Cardiff University in 2008.
Hash continued to work for Cardiff University while completing a PhD. During this time he also took on a senior academic role on the Specialty Training Programme at the School of Dentistry, which prepares postgraduate dentists to become specialist orthodontists. He has published over 30 papers in international peer-reviewed journals and conducted research projects in all aspects of orthodontics, including Invisalign®.
Hash has a wide range of clinical experience and can offer treatment to children and adults using traditional metal braces, ceramic (white) braces, lingual braces (attached to the inside of your teeth) or Invisalign®.
Hash has most recently come from a large private practice in the Melbourne CBD working alongside several general dentists and other dental specialists. He is excited to develop new working relationships with the local practitioners in Geelong and the surrounds.