Dr. Firdaus B. Hanapiah is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon at Avisena Specialist Hospital in Malaysia.
He graduated from the University of Otago in New Zealand in 1990. Following his graduation, he took up a clinical tutor position at the University of Malaya’s department of oral and maxillofacial surgery. In 1993, he joined Eastman Dental Hospital at the University College of London as a part-time honorary senior house officer. While in London, he pursued his MSc in Oral Surgery and was conferred Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS) and International Congress of Implantologists.
Dr. Hanapiah pioneered virtual surgery in the placement of dental implants in Malaysia. He is often asked to lecture and speak at local and international conferences. He has lectured in Finland, Germany, Belgium, Indonesia, and Singapore. He also often attends global dental conferences and is a member of the Academy of Medicine of Malaysia and National Specialist Register of Malaysia.
GlamSmile is a highly trusted name in the field of dentistry with branches in Belgium, China, Italy, Morocco, and the Netherlands, among others. Its branch in Malaysia, the only one in South East Asia (SEA), is located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur and the practice is headed by Dr. Chew Eng Hai, an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and Dental Implantologist. He graduated as Top Achiever with Bachelor and Master Degree in Dentistry from University of Malaya, the most prestigious university in Malaysia. He then received his education and training in Berne, Switzerland and Harvard, Boston USA (Certificate in Dental Implants), and in LVI Global, Las Vegas USA (advanced dental studies). He is also a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Recently, he is conferred as Fellow of International College of Dentists (FICD). GlamSmile Dental Specialist Centre is also attended by known and experienced Dental Specialists in various fields. Among them are Consultant Oral Surgeon Dr. Firdaus Hanapiah, Consultant Orthodontist Dr. Lee Yue Ming, and General Dental Surgeons Dr. Nicholas Yeo, Dr. Lew Ai Ling and Dr. Chu Wooi Cheat. GlamSmile Dental Specialist Centre in Malaysia is fully-equipped with the latest imaging and diagnostic tools and uses only industry-approved materials. It offers world-class dental crowns, veneers, dentures, dental bridges, dental fillings, and dental implants that are made from highest-grade materials ensuring exceptional outcome, aesthetically-pleasing and natural-looking results. It also has its very own radiography (x-ray) and cone beam CT machine and is fully equipped to take O.P.G (orthopantomogram) and lateral cephalometric radiograph. The clinic strives to help patients restore their beautiful smile and boost their confidence. It also provides unparalleled and professional standards of clinical expertise in a friendly, relaxed, and hygienic environment. To ensure patient’s safety, all the equipment and instruments are sterilized using world-class sterilization and disinfection technology that is comparable to western countries.