Dr. Annika Patel is a highly accomplished and GDC registered Specialist Orthodontist, known for her expertise and commitment to providing exceptional orthodontic care. She obtained her training and qualification from the prestigious King's College and Guy's Hospital in London, where she developed a strong foundation in dentistry.
Driven by her passion for learning and her dedication to comprehensive patient care, she pursued further training in maxillofacial and oral surgery, as well as paediatric dentistry. These additional qualifications equipped her with a broad understanding of various aspects of dental health, enabling her to offer multidisciplinary care to both children and adults.
Dr. Annika's specialist training in Orthodontics took place at Guy's Hospital and the Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead. This comprehensive training allowed her to gain extensive experience in treating patients of all ages, requiring a wide range of orthodontic interventions. Her expertise lies not only in traditional orthodontic methods but also in invisible and comfortable teeth straightening techniques. She is renowned for her proficiency in offering a variety of treatment options, including conventional metal and clear fixed braces, as well as lingual braces.
Dr. Annika Patel is recognized as one of the UK's leading orthodontists in lingual orthodontics and holds the distinction of being a Platinum Elite Incognito™ Braces Provider. Her exceptional skills in lingual braces enable her to provide individually tailored orthodontic treatments on a case-by-case basis, allowing her patients to enjoy discreet and aesthetically pleasing results.
Dr. Annika's range of orthodontic treatments caters to patients of all ages. She starts with early preventative care for children, ensuring their dental health is monitored and addressing any orthodontic concerns at an early stage. For teenagers, she offers advanced contemporary therapy to correct dental and skeletal issues, enhancing both the function and appearance of their smiles.
Additionally, Dr. Annika Patel specialises in invisible adult alignment, providing discreet and effective orthodontic solutions for adults who desire straighter teeth without compromising their aesthetics.
Emphasizing a collaborative approach, Dr. Annika Patel works closely with Cosmetic Dentists, Prosthodontists, and Periodontists, among other dental specialists. This multidisciplinary collaboration allows her to provide comprehensive and holistic care to her patients, addressing not only orthodontic needs but also any associated dental concerns.
Dr. Annika Patel is widely respected for her professionalism, warmth, and perfectionism. She takes great care in ensuring that each patient feels comfortable, relaxed, and well-informed throughout their orthodontic journey, even alleviating anxiety in the most nervous individuals.
Beyond her clinical practice, Dr. Annika is actively engaged in orthodontic research and education. She completed her Masters research on orthodontic marketing, focusing on websites, which was published in the esteemed European Journal of Orthodontics. She also had the privilege of presenting her research at a Medical World Congress in Maui, Hawaii.
Dr. Annika’s expertise and contributions to the field have earned her invitations to speak at regional and international conferences, including Austria and Italy. Her dedication to staying at the forefront of orthodontic advancements allows her to integrate the latest techniques and technologies into her practice, ensuring her patients receive the highest standard of care.
Dr. Patel’s passion for orthodontics is complemented by her involvement in the art world. With a keen interest in the History of Art and a love for painting, she finds inspiration and a unique perspective in the artistic realm, which she believes enhances her work in orthodontics. Outside of her professional life, Dr. Annika enjoys annual ski trips, cherishes her role as a mother, and embraces a fulfilling and vibrant lifestyle.
With her exceptional skills, extensive experience, and commitment to excellence, Dr. Annika Patel is a trusted Specialist Orthodontist who continues to make a positive impact on her patients’ lives, helping them achieve healthy and beautiful smiles while providing a compassionate and personalized approach to care.
At Holford Partners Curaden, you can get the best quality orthodontic treatments with our highly skilled orthodontic specialists. Using the latest techniques and highest quality materials you’ll be sure to achieve your dream smile.