Dentality @ Hoddesdon - Mr Pat Popat
Mr Pratik (Pat) Popat
GDC Registration number 177351
Position: Dental Hygienist
Interests: Dental Hygiene -Treatments for bleeding gums, Tooth Whitening, Dental Therapy, Teaching, Examine and Training the Dental Team, Anti-wrinkle and filler treatment
Pat Popat is a registered Dental Hygienist with a wealth of experience within the dental field and works in both Specialist referral and general dental practices across Essex, Hertfordshire & Suffolk. He started his career as a Dental Nurse and after completing his training was invited back to become a tutor for dental nurses. Pat was then offered the position of Course Director & Lead Tutor for Dental Nurse Training at The Ipswich Hospital and has since become an Examiner for the National Examining Board for Dental Nurses.
Having worked alongside eminent clinicians Pat has served as a Practice Manager at a specialist referral dental practice and continues to work with various dental practices across the UK to help them grow and develop.
Pat has lectured and examined nationally and has a great passion for the dental field. He has lectured at many different venues including various universities. He was very quickly asked to become involved with Swallow Dental Supplies and Ivoclar Vivadent and also lectures and runs various courses with them.
Pat has also served on a charity mission with Dentaid in Uganda providing pain relief clinics within a team of other medical and dental professionals.
Pat is currently studying for a BSc in Oral Health Science at the University of Essex which will allow him to practice as a Dental Therapist on completion.
Pat also will be providing aesthetics treatment including injectable wrinkle reduction treatment, dermal fillers and skin peels.
Pat won the "Best Treatment of a Nervous Patient" award at the Dental Hygiene and Therapy Awards in 2014 and was a finalist for Best Hygienist that same year.