Braces N Faces :: Meet the team

Meet our team

Dr Hashmat Popat

Meet Dr Hashmat Popat

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

'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.

Dr Sama Al-Junaid

Meet Dr Sama Al-Junaid

Specialist Orthodontist
DDS, MFD RCS (Ire), MClinDent Orth (UCL), MOrth RCS (Ed)

Dr Sama graduated with her Specialist Degree in Orthodontics from the internationally respected University College London (UCL) Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK

During her final year of the degree, she presented her research at the European Orthodontic Society congress in Montreux, Switzerland, for the prestigious Houston Award. Since then her research has been published in the British Dental Journal.

After graduating, she moved to Melbourne and was an academic tutor at La Trobe University before joining Braces n Faces Orthodontics. 

Dr Sama is a member of various professional bodies including the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, the Faculty of Dentistry of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, the European Orthodontic Society and the Australian Society of Orthodontists.

Dr Sama offers the following treatments for children and adults:

  • Traditional metal braces
  • Clear or invisible braces
  • Invisalign

Dr Sama also offers before and after school appointments.

Janet

Janet
Practice Manager (Geelong)

Sue

Sue
Practice Manager (Hoppers Crossing)

Fiona

Fiona
Treatment Coordinator

Lucie

Lucie
Treatment Coordinator

Ingrid

Ingrid
Dental Therapist

Vivian

Vivian
Dental Hygienist

Ally

Ally
Dental Assistant

Catherine

Catherine
Dental Assistant

Danielle

Danielle
Dental Assistant

Leanda

Leanda
Dental Assistant

Linda

Linda
Dental Assistant

Nola

Nola
Dental Assistant

Danielle

Danielle
Receptionist (Geelong)

Clinical team

Clinical team

Practice managers

Practice managers

Treatment coordinators

Treatment coordinators

Dental assistants

Dental assistants

 

Would you like straighter teeth? Do you want the perfect healthy smile? Take the first step on your orthodontic treatment journey. Book a free consultation with the team at Braces N Faces Orthodontics today, or phone us at your nearest Braces N Faces clinic: Geelong on 03 5221 6677 or Hoppers Crossing on 03 9748 9224.

 

255 Pakington Street
Newtown
VIC 3220
Australia

(03) 5221 6677

Mon
8:00am - 5:00pm
Tue
8:00am - 5:00pm
Wed
8:00am - 5:00pm
Thu
8:00am - 5:00pm
Fri
8:00am - 5:00pm

Directions & Opening times

1 Paloma Court
Hoppers Crossing
VIC 3029
Australia

(03) 9748 9224

Mon
8:00am - 5:00pm
Tue
8:00am - 5:00pm
Wed
8:00am - 5:00pm
Thu
8:00am - 5:00pm
Fri
8:00am - 5:00pm

Directions & Opening times