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Opening Hours: Monday - Friday
10am - 12 pm | 3 pm - 6 pm

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Welcome to Dental Specialities Centre

Dental Specialities Centre was founded in 1951 by Dr Dhun and Dr Phiroze Bativala. Their children Dr Firdaus Bativala and Dr Feroza Unwala who now run it have seen over the years a multitude of patients and cases including many who visit from all over the world for their dental treatment.

Dr Firdaus Bativala graduated from Columbia University in 1986. He completed his postgraduation in Prosthodontics from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He practiced in New York City for 2 years after after which he returned to India where he began work at the family practice. Dr Feroza Unwala, a graduate of Nair Hospital Dental College, Mumbai, is much sought after for her skills in cosmetic dentistry.

In addition Dental Specialities Centre has two full time doctors Dr Maitreyi Mehta and Dr Aditi Shah, as well as visiting specialists Dr J N Khanna (Oral Surgeon) Dr Nikilesh Vaid, (Orthodontist) and Dr Rohit Sabharwal (Periodontist).

Dental Specialities Centre’s policy has always been to provide the highest quality of treatment, use the best of dental material and equipment and follow the highest standards of sterility. Their doctors continuously upgrade their knowledge by regularly attending conferences and continuing education programs in India and abroad.

The doctors work together as a team doing what each is best at, in the best interest of the patient. Dental Specialities Centre's philosophy has always been "every tooth is precious".

Our Services


Crown and bridgework
Full mouth rehabilitation
Full dentures
Partial dentures

Dental Implants

Single implants to full mouth rehabilitation. 
Bone grafting
Sinus elevation

Cavity Fillings

Tooth coloured fillings (composite resin) 

Aesthetic (cosmetic) Dentistry 

Ceramic veneers
Composite resin veneers 
Single tooth to entire smile design
Tooth whitening

Root Canal Treatment

Single session and two session root canals

TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) Disorders

Pain and dysfunction of joint and muscles of head and face

Teeth Cleaning

Ultrasonic Scaling (tooth cleaning) and polishing

Periodontics (Gum Treatment)

Deep Curettage
Laser Gum surgery
Partial & Full Mouth Gum Flap surgery under sedation
Gingival Grafting

Oral Surgery

Third Molar (wisdom tooth) extraction under local anesthesia or sedation
Removal of cysts and abscesses

Emergency  treatment of Dental Trauma



Digital treatment planning
Conventional fixed braces
Invisaline (invisible) orthodontic treatment
Lingual orthodontics (brackets and wires placed on inward surfaces of the teeth)

Dental Radiology

Digital intraoral x-rays
Conventional film x-rays
Digital panoramic x-rays


Nitrous Oxide sedation
Conscious sedation administered by a qualified anesthetist

Meet Our Doctors

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Dr. Firdaus Bativala

Dr. Firdaus Bativala

Dr. Firdaus Bativala is an eminent Prosthodontist and an Implantologist. He has been in private practice for over 30 years. Dr. Bativala graduated from Nair Hospital Dental College, Mumbai and went on to pursue his post-graduation in Prosthodontics from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, under the able guidance of world renowned Prosthodontists Dr. Wayne Harris and Dr. James Stackhouse. He then went on to obtain his D. D. S. from Columbia University, New York, where he undertook advanced training in Endodontics (Root Canal Treatment) and Implantology. He did a General Practice Residency at the VA Hospital (Castlepoint, NY). He then practiced for 2 years in New York city.  Thereafter, he returned to Bombay to join his parents in their family run dental practice.

Dr. Bativala has lectured extensively both in India and abroad on Full mouth Rehabilitations, Dental Implants and Bone Grafting Techniques. He has also been a mentor to many upcoming dentists who now practice all over the world. He is a consulting Prosthodontist and Implantologist at Bombay Hospital.

Dr. Firdaus Bativala meticulously customizes treatment plans based on the need of every individual.

In addition to being an experienced dentist, Dr. Bativala is a licensed pilot and flies his own plane in his free time.


Dr. Firdaus Bativala

B. D. S. (Bombay) D. D. S. (N.Y.) M. S.(N.J.)
Dr. Feroza M. Unwala

Dr. Feroza M. Unwala

She has qualified from Nair Hospital Dental College (1989) Mumbai
Dr. Feroza M. Unwala has been in practice for 26 years.
She constantly upgrades her skills by attending advanced courses both in India and abroad, specialising in Cosmetic dentistry. Designing smiles is her forte. She looks after all aspects of general dentistry with emphasis on restorative (fillings) dentistry.
Together, Dr. Firdaus Bativala and herself work on full mouth rehabilitation cases.


Dr. Feroza M. Unwala

B.D.S. (Bombay)
Dr. Maitreyi Mehta Parikh

Dr. Maitreyi Mehta Parikh

Dr. Maitreyi Mehta Parikh received her dental degree from Government Dental College, Mumbai and her speciality training in Restorative Dentistry from University of Newcastle , U. K. She has also received a fellowship in Prosthodontics from University of Illinois Chicago, U. S. A.

Dr. Maitreyi has been working in the practice since 2010.


Dr. Maitreyi Mehta Parikh

B. D. S.,(Bombay) M. Sc. (U. K.)
Dr. Aditi Shah

Dr. Aditi Shah

Dr. Aditi Shah has completed her dental degree from Terna Dental College, Navi Mumbai. Her area of interest is Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry.


Dr. Aditi Shah

B. D. S. (Bombay)
Dr. Nikhilesh Vaid

Dr. Nikhilesh Vaid

Dr. Nikhilesh Vaid is the Past President of the Indian Orthodontic Society, and is currently the President of the Asian Pacific Orthodontic Society. He is the only Indian to be elected to the Executive Council of the World Federation of Orthodontists.

He's published extensively in global journals,and is the Editor in Chief of "APOS Trends in Orthodontics", a renowned global orthodontic journal. Dr. Vaid has lectured in more than 40 countries to orthodontic specialists. His philosophy for practice is simple, "If an orthodontic technology is available in the world, it should be available to patients in India ".


Dr. Nikhilesh Vaid

B.D.S., M.D.S. (Orthodontics)
Dr.  J.N.Khanna

Dr. J.N.Khanna

Professor Emeritus MGM  Dental College & Hospital.
Past Professor & Head of Department, Oral Surgery, Nair Hospital Dental College.
Past Professor & Head of Department, Oral Surgery, D.Y.Patil Dental College.


Dr. J.N.Khanna

B.D.S., M.D.S.

Safety & Quality Standards


Highest standard of sterilization. All instrumentation wrapped and autoclaved.
Conventional autoclaving as well as Statim (superheated autoclaving).

Dental Materials

Only highest quality dental materials sourced from USA, Germany, Japan and France.


All local anaesthetic drugs sourced from Septodont (France).

Nitrous Oxide Analgesia on demand.


Highest range of dental equipment from A-Dec (USA) and Belmont (Japan) Radiographic equipment by Carestream (Kodak, USA) and (France)

Digital impression are taken with the Digital scanner, Carestream CS3600 using Cad / Cam & restorations are fabricated technology.

Upgrading of Professional Skills

All doctors at Dental Specialties Centre undergo regular continuing education and attend conferences in India and abroad to be abreast of the latest knowledge and techniques in dentistry.

What Our Patients Say About Us

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In Dr Bativala’s Clinic you get the assurance of impeccable hygiene standards, high quality materials and lasting dental care. And most importantly, a nearly painless experience, due to the skilled hands at work. Nowhere else have I felt so much at ease getting into a dentists’ chair.

Harsh Goenka Chairman RPG Enterprises

Both doctors have a very light hand, their caps and fillings last forever. They are very professional and their clinic is absolutely neat, clean and hygienic!

Madhuri Dhoot Mumbai

What can one say about dentists who get you to smile again?! For many years I had stopped smiling because of my “terrible teeth”. I had been so self-conscious of them that I had deliberately avoided displaying them consequently the lack of smiles!
Thanks to a fortuitous introduction, not only have Dr. Bativala and Dr. Unwalla fixed them so that I’m smiling all the time now.

Malavika Sangghvi Mumbai

This is to state that I have never had such impeccable dental work performed on my teeth as I have had with Dr Firdaus Bativala and his sister Dr Feroza Unwalla. The clinic is pristine, the staff friendly, the services impressive!! Now visits to the dentists are most welcome.

Sabira Merchant

I’ve discovered I’m the only person I know of who doesn’t shudder at the thought of visiting her dentist… Why would I? The clinic is everything the world outside is not: super clean, super efficient, punctual, professional and very pleasant. And the dental stuff gets taken care of with such little fuss, with gentle care and all the explanations required – with nice music and a great display of photographs to enjoy! I know I’m, literally, in very good hands I trust completely.

Srila Chatterjee

I can never forget the first time I came to Dental Specialities. I told Dr. Bativala not to mind me, that I was a bad patient as far as dentists were concerned. Four root-canals later, I remember leaving a happy camper telling him, “I now realise that I was not a bad patient, I just had a bad dentist.” Over the years Dr. Bativala and Dr. Unwala have become good friends. I recommend Dental Specialities highly to everyone, whether you have teeth or not…

Abhinav Aggarwal Mumbai

Most people traverse continents and oceans to visit family, on vacation or for work. Over the 12+ years I lived in New York and Europe, I traveled back to Bombay at least once a year (if not more!) with the sole reason of visiting my friend, my dentist, Firdaus. I’ve always been a nervous patient but he completely put me at the kind of ease that warranted traveling the 16 hours to sit in his chair! I highly recommend his practice, all the staff are professional and friendly and the dentist is the best in the business!

Aditi Mehta Premji Mumbai

The joy of going to Dental Specialties Centre is that once you go, they’ll fix you so good that you rarely have to go back!

Anaita Shroff Adajania Fashion Director Vogue Magazine (India) & Fashion Stylist

I have been going to Dr Firdaus Bativala’s dental clinic from when I was nearing 70 years of age. Today I am 81 years old. When I visited him first I had the usual fear of going to a dentist. Today after many many visits and complicated care all I would say is that I am totally free of that fear and it’s a pleasure visiting Dr Bativala’s clinic. Dr Bativala maintains an excellent clinic, excellent staff and keeps in touch with the latest technologies with his own human experience.
All I can say is that I wish many other senior citizens look forward to going to a dental care clinic like this.
My best wishes

Asha V. Sheth Mumbai

Our family have been happy customers of this clinic for almost fifteen years. We feel the personal touch they have with patients and friendly approach to dealing with us, which is why we keep coming back. Needless to say the quality of both Dr Firoza and Dr Firdaus and their team is excellent.

The Pintos

The Dental Specialities Centre is a modern well equipped clinic run by very professional doctors. I’ve had quite a few implants and other dental procedures done and am thoroughly satisfied. In fact 3 generartions of my family have been treated at this clinic.

Usha Shah

Contact Us

Dental Specialities Centre
104 Sagar Mansion
40 B Desai Road
Mumbai - 400 026
Phone:+ 91 22 23524171 / +91 22 23524172