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Dr. Peggah Hemmat, DDS

Dentist, Cosmetic Dentist, Dental Pain Specialist

Professional statement

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.

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Specialties

  • Cosmetic Dentist
  • Dental Pain Specialist
  • Dentist

Practice names

Education and training

  • Dental School - University of Texas, San Antonio, Doctor of Dental Surgery

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1124572201

Office locations

Zam Dental

300 W Bitters, Suite 210

San Antonio, TX 78216

Zam Dental

4242 E Southcross, Suite 9

San Antonio, TX 78222

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Dr. Hemmat is very thorough and she makes you comfortable with her easy going personality.
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Very pleased with Peggah Hemmat DDS and her team. We needed a new dentist, and I couldn't be more pleased with her work. Excellent Dentist and reasonably priced. Thank you so much for all you do. Your the best!
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She is so nice. I actually had to get my tooth pulled the week after my cleaning and she was really nice and considerate, I would highly recommend her over any dentist I've seen.
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Dr Hemmat is totally awesome. Will recommend to anyone.
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Short wait time, friendly office staff and a doctor who takes the time to answer all patient questions without seeming rushed or bothered. Dr. Hemmat is knowledgeable, easy to talk to and very friendly.
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Another great visit in the dentist chair...no discomfort whatsoever!
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Peggah was professional, friendly, answered all my questions and had a honest answer. Took the time to listen and gave me option's to choose from. Very likeable and very easy to gain Her trust. Thanks Peggah
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She is truly amazing at her job. She insured comfort the whole time, her staff is so polite and helpful! I would recommend her to anyone needing treatment or even just a clean. To me its really hard to someone this good and dedicated to there art.
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This is my second appointment with Peggah and she is just amazing. She remembered things we discussed at my last appointment which made the appointment personable. I also love that they get me in at my appointment time and all of the staff has been very professional.
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Peggah is great at keeping me at ease. I am very uptight about being at a Dentist and she helped me thought my fears................thanks
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Immediately felt 100% welcome and comfortable. She completely took care of all my concerns explained everything very well! I look forward to seeing her soon!
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Did not have to wait at all to be seen. Staff was very knowledgeable and friendly. Dr. Peggah was amazing! Will definitely recommend her to friends and family.
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Fast and professional service!
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Friendly and considerate
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Staff is very friendly and the environment is very comfortable... Dr Peggah is very informative and patient... my kids loved their visit.
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I'm so impressed with this place. I haven't been to the dentist in years because of anxiety and have lots of dental problems. The staff there made me feel so comfortable and lessened my anxiety. I didn't feel judged at all.I have an extreme case of TMJ in my jaw from an injury and she was very accommodating and worked with me to keep my pain to a minimum. I have never left a dentist without being in tears but this was the first time. I can't reccomend this place enough.
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Dr. Hemmat is always a pleasure to visit with. She greets me with a smile, that is contagious. Always explains what she is doing, and what I should expect. Plus, I always feel like she cares about me and my family.Always an awesome experience visiting Dr. Hemmat (I never thought I'd feel that way about visiting my dentist).
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Dr. Hemmat is very professional with patience attached. She is great at her job.
Less than 1 year ago
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Dr. Hemmat and her team were professional and helpful. Thank you!
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She took the time to answer all of my questions about different treatment options. She was very friendly and personable. I've never been a fan of going to the dentist, but Dr. Hemmat made it a pleasant experience! Will definitely return to this dentist for future dental care.
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Wonderful....she is very professional and patient to get the job done right!
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She spent more than 30. Minutes with with me then ask me my opinion on how I felt other Dentist have never done tht.I was very impressed by her manners of the patient. Thought,opinion, what the patient perspective are about the whole procedure.????????
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The dentist are both awesome doctors and the staff will always go above and beyond to help you with and needs you may have. They are always smiling and make you feel right at home. #1 fan Dana F
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From the minuete I walked in I was nervous and afraid and hadn't been to the dentist in quite a while. Dr Hemmat definitely changed all that. She went out of her way to make me feel comfortable and tried herbest to make me not feel any pain. Now my teeth are so much better and I'm glad I decided to go with her. Definitely 100% satisfied!
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Dr. Hemmat and her staff were AMAZING. I haven't been to the dentist in years and they were phenomenal. I felt comfortable and was not in any pain. I am so happy I found ZAM Dental.
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I am so impressed with Dr. Memmat and the staff. They are very kind and helpful staff. Dr.Memmat is very professional and explains everything to you.I would highly recommend her.
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Dr. Hemmat was extremely professional, knowledgeable, and personable. She did an excellent job in keeping me informed throughout the services she performed. Dr. Hemmat and Martin (tech) did a great job.
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no wait time for early appointment. Entire staff was excellent and very knowledgeable, efficient and very friendly.
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Always promptly served with some of the nicest staff I have seen.
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My visited was just a follow up ,to four extractions, but all and all it was excellent, I felt comfortable in the Doctors dental chair , thank you so much to Dr. Hemmat and her staff, y'all are awesome.
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It was a great visit! Dr. Hammath was very sweet and nice. Gave me great information, and the dental assistant was great as well. Thank you for a great visit.
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What a delightful and knowledgeable dentist! Enjoyed having her care for me.
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She is the absolute sweetest. I was always scared of dentist visits, but the staff and doctor make the experience a great one.
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It was a wonderful experience. Well explained what my concern was..
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The faculty is very friendly and treat you with respect. The staff also makes sure you understand your procedure in a courteous manor. I highly recommend Peggah Hemmat!
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The office was having technical issues with the x-ray machines so the wait was longer than usual, but Dr. Hemmat was great.
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What normally is an aggravating experience, this was one of the best
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I love this place. I was very nervous since it had been years since I had been to the dentist. She made me feel very comfortable and informed and gave me all of my options. They also have this amazing minty lip balm! Perfect for dry lips after an appointment.
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I am 68 years old. This was the best dental appointment in my lifetime. Dr. Hemmat and her team were super friendly, courteous, and very knowledgeable. I'm looking forward to my follow-up appointment next week. Thanks
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Peggah Hemmat is a wonderful dentist. I feel like she goes above and beyond to make sure you have a great experience. Her dental assistants are also great and I highly recommend Zam Dental to anyone looking for a great dental experience.
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All went well! Dr. Hemmat is wonderful. She numbed me well and I didn't feel a thing. She is always friendly too. ??
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I really loved coming here. I was nervous as I was well overdue for a checkup and had a crown come loose. They were super inviting and answered all questions I had. Staff and Dr were both congenial and friendly. Highlyrecommend this office! I did get there early to complete new patient paperwork, but they were ready to see me when I was ready.
More than 1 year ago
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She was amazing she talked to me about my treatment plan, the biggest of all she didn't hurt me at all and I have 2 teeth pulled and 2 fillings, love love my dentist
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Dr Hemmat was professional and courteous during my appointment. She took the time to explain different oral practices to me (different rinses, toothpastes, etc). She was gentle and would check to see if I was okay during the cleaning. I have recommended this practice to friends and family
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Dr. Hemmat was professional and punctual but, more importantly, she put me at ease. She answered all of my questions and respected the decisions I made regarding my own care while making sure I understood every step of the process. Therewere no surprises, no pain, and no anxiety. She even took extra initiative to help me with a mouthguard I have been unable to replace with my previous dentist. I highly recommend Dr. Hemmat without reservation.
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I always have such a great time ever time i visit. I know i am in great hands! Everything goes smoothly. Definitely recoomend.
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Emergency appointment seen right away. Dr Hemmat did a great job and was very friendly. I will be going back and telling my friends. Thank you for a great day that started out badly.....
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