Meet Dr. Hemmat
Dr. Hemmat’s love for South Texas and its people began by growing up in her home town of Harlingen Texas. Her sophomore year of high school she moved to San Antonio and has lived here ever since. She graduated as part of the honors program from St. Mary’s University in 2012 with a major in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. Dr. Hemmat continued her education at the University of Texas Health Science Center Dental School in San Antonio and graduated with a distinction in Teaching and Research in 2016. During her time in dental school her passion for public health grew, and she eventually became a founding member of the American Association of Public Health. Dr. Hemmat also worked as a student lead dentist for an inter-professional refugee clinic that offered medical and dental care for all refugees of San Antonio. In recognition of her service and leadership experience she was awarded the Procter and Gamble Company award for Leadership.
For Dr. Hemmat, dentistry means helping people live healthy and successful lives and she is devoted to ensuring that every patient feels comfortable with making decisions to work towards and maintaining a healthy and confident smile. At the core of her practice philosophy, Dr. Hemmat thinks of the wise words of a mentor, “Mediocrity is not an option.” As your dentist and as a member of the Zam Dental team, Dr. Hemmat is excited to have the opportunity to serve you by providing quality and compassionate care for you and your family.