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≥ INTERVIEW WITH DR RACHNA DATTANI Q WHY DID YOU BECOME AN ORTHODONTIST? A My passion for orthodontics started before I entered dental school whilst having fi xed appliances myself. I was amazed at the difference orthodontic treatment can make to facial aesthetics, self esteem and function. I wanted to make beautiful smiles and be able to make a difference to a person’s confi dence. Q WHAT FASCINATES YOU ABOUT YOUR WORK? A I fi nd the sheer mechanics of moving teeth and use of technology involved intriguing. Orthodontics offers the rare opportunity to work with all branches of dentistry. The mixture of science and art required to transform a smile to every individual needs is fascinating. Q WHAT IS YOUR CHAIRSIDE STYLE? A My chair-side style is relaxed, friendly and professional. I aim to understand and appreciate every individual’s dental aspirations and then tailoring the treatment options accordingly. Q WHAT ARE YOUR HOBBIES? A I am passionate about dancing and I have choreographed and performed traditional and modern Indian dances for charity in various venues including Alexandra Palace and the Royal Albert Hall. I now enjoy a various range of dancing including zumba and salsa. In addition, I enjoy yoga, travelling and eating good food. The spicier the better! Q BEST ADVICE YOU EVER RECEIVED? A Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. Q ONE THING YOU WOULD TEACH EVERY PATIENT A The more you smile and remain positive, the more happy and healthy you are. A smile triggers good feelings in you and those that come in contact with you CLINIC LOCATIONS > HIGH WYCOMBE Octagon Orthodontics at The Beauty Society 31-33 Amersham Hill, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire HP13 6NU TELEPHONE: 0845 601 0700 15 Smiles & F aces The Comprehensive Guide To Orthodontics Octagon Orthodontics www.octagonorthodontics.com MEET THE SPECIALIST


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