Dr. Arvind R. KitturMedical Director
Dr. Yash BichuSpecialist in Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Dr Ali HeidariSpecialist in Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Dr. Shyam S.BhatSpecialist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
Dr. Neha SinghSpecialist Endodontist (Root Canal Specialist )
Dr. RyschiaSpecialist Periodontist
Dr.Rena Eva DeanGeneral Dentist (Arabic)
Dr. Catherine WynneGeneral Dentist
Dr. Sandhya MehtaGeneral Dentist
Dr.Alina AliGeneral Dentist
Dr. Sucharita GhoshGeneral Practitioner
Dr.Umber ShafiqueGeneral Practitioner
Dr. Nafisa NoorGeneral Practitioner
Dr. Amna Ahmed ButtGeneral Practitioner
Anuja SinghOrthopaedic Physiotherapist
Dr. Devinder KapoorHomeopathic Practitioner
Dr. Afschin GhofraniPlastic /Aesthetic Surgeon & Hand Surgeon
Dr. Arvind R. Kittur
Dr. Arvind Kittur holds a Masters degree from the Royal College of Surgeons ,Ireland,in Healthcare Management and Leadership.
He completed his Bachelors degree in Dentistry from India,
subsequently completed his American National Boards and has had a successful practise in the UAE for more than 20 years.
His core competence lies in the application of conservative approaches towards oral health rehabilitations whilst using the latest materials and techniques. He is extremely adept at working with Veneers, invisible fillings , Crowns ,Bridges while Smile designing and Smile Make overs are his forte .Over the years he has applied sound scientific and evidence based knowledge in the field of Restorative and Cosmetic dentistry .
Languages known :Proficient in English , Hindi , Persian ,Arabic and Marathi. Multilingual indeed!
Interests : Travel , Golf and he is extremely passionate about his Harley Davidson
Dr. Yash Bichu
Dr.Yash Bichu B.D.S,M.D.S (Orthodontics & Dento facial Orthopaedics ) joins the team as a Specialist Orthodontist with an experience of 7 years .His specialisation includes preventive/interceptive orthodontics in children & contemporary /aesthetic treatment for adults.He is currently a certified provider of 3D Ortholine, ClearPath and Invisalign Clear Aligner system. He is also trained in manual & multiple CAD-CAM based Lingual Orthodontic appliance systems including German Incognito Braces.
Having completed his BDS from MUHS, India and MDS from GDC,GU,India as a Gold medalist, Dr Yash has thereafter completed an advanced training in Lingual Orthodontics, Micro Implant Anchorage and Surgical Orthodontics at the Yonsei University, South Korea. He recently completed a mini residency stint at the prestigious UConn Dental School, University of Connecticut, USA to further hone his orthodontic skills for accelerated invisible treatment options for adult patients.
Dr Yash has been invited as a speaker at Orthodontic conferences like the 8th Asia Pacific Orthodontic Society Conference, where he presented a novel approach to management of dental crowding- “Mandibular single incisor extraction- a middle of the road approach”.
Dr Yash has now progressed beyond an extensive clinical practice & has to his credit, books and articles in international scientific journals including the World Journal of Orthodontics. He is currently, the Assistant Editor of the Journal of Dental Practice & Medical Sciences and has been serving as an International Reviewer for the prestigious US based Angle Orthodontist journal.
Dr Ali Heidari
Dr Ali Heidari
Specialist in Orthodontics, Dentofacial Orthopedics, MSC in Dental Laser therapy, (Italy), MAAO, MEOS, MWFO.MISLA
Dr Ali Heidari , our Specialist in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics has 18 years of experience in the field of Orthodontics. Over the course of his career, he has treated more than 4000 patients in a wide range of dental and jaws deformity and patients with facial cleft (cleft LIP and Palate) using the latest techniques with functional removable and fixed Appliances.
His experience, research and higher education with Incognito (lingual technique), laser therapy and temporary anchorage devices (TAD system) make him very effective in Non-surgical approach to treatment and he also has a CBCT certification as a part of his dental implant certification. Besides , he is a Certified provider of Invisalign®, Inman Aligner, Clevalign and, ECligner which is a new brace less technique for treating patients.
Dr Heidari is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Iranian Orthodontic Society, European orthodontic society (MEOS), the World Federation of Orthodontists. (MWFO), International society for medical application (ISLA),
Dr. Ali specializes in treating children with preventive and interceptive orthodontics, and adults with invisible and surgical orthodontics using the latest self-ligating systems such as the Smart clip (3M) and the Damon system. He is also certified as a Carriere® Motion™ Appliance user for Class II and Class III patients combined with using the latest new braces ( Carriere SLX self-ligating ) that is an advanced technique for treating patients for non-surgical protocol.
Additionally, Ali has MSc (Master of Science) in Dental laser therapy from University of Genoa, Italy, since 2016.This new approach ensures superlative results for smile design and surgical gums procedures without any pain and bleeding .
Dr. Shyam S.Bhat
Dr. Shyam S Bhat is a Specialist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, and has an experience of 8 years. He is also a Member of American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and is one of the few Surgeons who has attained the Associate Fellowship Credential from the Academy.
After having completed his Bachelors degree in Dentistry, he pursued his Masters in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the prestigious AB Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences in Mangalore,India . He soon realised his passion of working in Dental Implantology, and has spent 6 months in Smile USA, New Jersey, perfecting the art and science of Implant Dentistry.
He has several publications to his credit in reputed journals.
He specialises in reconstructive surgery of the upper and lower jaws, especially for rehabilitation with dental implants. He is also the specialist who handles wisdom teeth removals and difficult extractions.
Dr. Neha Singh
Having graduated from the prestigious Manipal University in India Dr. Neha went on to complete her Post graduation in Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics in the same institute in 2013.
For over 5 years she was part of a well known corporate hospital in India, before starting her career in Dubai.
As a Specialist Endodontist she believes in perfection and manages complicated root canal cases with ease, imparting a pain free dental treatment to her patients. As a clinician, she is professional, friendly and works enthusiastically keeping pace with the advancements and changing scenarios in the dental field.
Areas of interest: Micro-endodontics, Laser endodontics, Re-treatment cases.
Passionate about: Academics, Teaching, Reading. And in case you thought I was a nerd – let me tell you I love to sketch and am a Marathon runner since I was 15.
Having completed her Masters in Dental Surgery from the prestigious Manipal University in 2013, Dr. Ryschia has worked as a consulting dentist in many clinics in India and the UAE . She brings to the team an expertise in diagnosis and treatment of gum diseases by both non-surgical and surgical methods. In addition, she provides aesthetic gum treatments in cases of recession, around implants, post orthodontic treatment and for prosthetic purposes. She also provides comprehensive oral care for pregnant women and diabetics wherein gum health is a primary concern.
Academics aside, she is actively involved in volunteering at the dental clinic in druk Padma karpo school in Ladakh in India and provided free dental treatment to the children of the school.
Passionate about: Reading, travelling, gardening and yoga.
Dr.Rena Eva Dean
Dr Rena Eva Dean , General Dentist , graduated from the University of Leeds in 2008 after having demonstrated outstanding academic and practical skills ,went on to win the prestigious Harty Medal and Prize by the British Endodontic Society.
She undertook her Vocational Training and became an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Honorary Dental Practitioner within the hospital. She then gained her Post- Graduate Membership of the Faculty of General Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, MJDF.
Dr Dean was the youngest ever elected Board Member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. In this prestigious position she established and became the first Director of the Young Membership Committee lecturing to university dental undergraduates all over the UK, and at national UK Conferences.
Dr Rena strongly believes that every patient’s dental experience should be as pleasant and as pain free as possible, particularly with children to eliminate any future fears and phobias. As such, she uses ‘Quicksleeper’, an electronic pain free dental anaesthesia.
She uses the latest cutting edge techniques to give patients tailor made treatment solutions. This enables her to offer stunning Cosmetic dentistry including Invisalign Tooth Straightening, Tooth Whitening,Veneers and Composite Bonding to give patients a natural and beautiful smile.
Over the years, she has established excellent relationships with patients and a reputation for being a friendly, gentle, caring and highly skilled practitioner. This is reflected in the recommendations and referrals of patients wishing to be treated by her.
Special interests :
- Comprehensive Dental Examinations including Oral Cancer Screening, Gum Health
- Screening & Tailor Made Treatment Plans
- Oral Health Education and Preventive Care for Children & Adults
- Instruction, Fluoride Varnish, Fissure Sealants
- Cosmetic & Aesthetic Dentistry (Whitening, Veneers, Smile Design & Smile Makeovers)
- Restorative Dentistry (White Composite Fillings)
- Prosthetic Dentistry (Onlays, Crowns, Bridges and Implant Crowns including Full Mouth Rehabilitations)
- Tooth Straightening
- Anxious & Phobic Patients
- Trauma Management & Emergency Care
Languages : Fluent English and Arabic
Something you should know about her : She is an ambassador of “Smiles “. She always has one on !
Dr. Catherine Wynne
Graduated from Dundee School, UK in 1999, Dr. Catherine worked in UK and Ireland before joining the Apex Dental team bringing over 14 years full time experience, 7 of which were dedicated to Paediatric Dentistry.
Her gentle ways with anxious children ensures full cooperation and a happy experience for the child and the parents alike!
Licensed with Dubai Health Authority and Dubai Healthcare City with BLS/ACLS Certification.
Member of the American and Irish Dental association.
Member of the British Society of Paediatric Dentistry.
Member of the Oral Health Promotion Research group.
Dedicated to continuing professional development, Dr.Catherine regularly attends courses in the UAE and Overseas.
She is a regular participant in raising community health awareness through talks and interaction at schools, corporate organizations and residential communities.
Dr. Sandhya Mehta
Having graduated from the University of Manchester, UK in 2010, Dr. Sandhya received a Diploma of Membership of Joint Dental Faculties from the The Royal College of Surgeons of England and completed a 1 year certificate course in Cosmetic Dentistry & Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry.
She has also worked as a General dentist in mixed NHS and Private practices in London and enjoys all aspects of dentistry, treating both children and adults.
Dr. Sandhya is proficient in the following disciplines within dentistry:
Preventative dentistry (fissure sealants, fluoride application, diet advice and oral hygiene instructions)
- Restorative dentistry (composite fillings, root canal treatments, onlays, crowns and bridge work)
- Prosthodontics (Full and Partial dentures)
- Aesthetic dentistry (teeth whitening and porcelain veneers)
- Simple extractions
- Periodontal Treatment (Scale and polish and root surface debridement)
Languages : Fluent in English and Gujarati .Speaks basic Hindi and French.
Interests Enjoys travel and experiencing different cultures. Passionate about playing sports and keeping fit and healthy.
Dr. Alina is a General Dentist with vast experience in various fields of dentistry.
Having earned her degree in 2006 , she has worked extensively in the private as well as the public sector and completed her two year Diploma in Operative dentistry .
Highly passionate about dentistry on the whole she has keen interest particularly in paedriatric dentistry and has worked/trained in specialist paedriatric private setups in the past.
Moreover,she has worked in the U.K. with some high end private surgeries as administrative manager and has had extensive experience in managing/co-ordinating private setups.
Languages known : Proficient in English and Urdu
Dr. Sucharita Ghosh
Dr. Ghosh, General Practitioner brings to the clinic, over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Having graduated from India, she has been trained in the UK and Canada over the years and has worked in various Middle Eastern countries and India.
Member of IMC and IAP, she has special interest in
In addition, Dr. Ghosh has worked in tertiary Pediatric teaching hospitals in the Middle East.
With the wealth of experience in the field of internal medicine, vaccinations and management of chronic conditions that Dr. Ghosh brings to the table, she adds immense value to our clinic and patients.
Dr.Umber has more than 5 years of experience in field of General Medicine. After her graduation from University of Health Sciences , she completed her internship with some of the busiest hospitals.
She has experience in treating patients with a host of health issues through her postings in Medical and Surgical units of teaching hospitals but has special interests in
Management of Chronic conditions
Dr. Umber, in her last assignment has worked as a school doctor for an International School in Dubai.
Dr. Nafisa Noor
A highly motivated, dedicated and clinically competent General Practitioner, with 5 years’ experience in caring for patients across ages .
Having completed her Graduation from the University of Health Science, she has a wealth of experience in working for a multitude of Government hospitals as a General Practitioner.
She has experience in testing patients in both medical and surgical units and dealing with general as well as chronic health problems like Hypertension , DM (Diabetes Mellitus ) and Hyperlipidemia. She is also adept in the treatment of paediatric issues , vaccinations, minor wound care, sutures and other medical emergencies.
Dr. Amna Ahmed Butt
Dr. Amna Ahmed Butt
MRCGP (Int) International Member of Royal College of General Practitioners (UK)
Having graduated from Sind University of Health Sciences, Dr. Amna completed her internship in General Medicine and General Surgery with one of the top government hospitals.
In Dubai ,she has prior experience of working as a trainee GP in the Government sector’s Al Baraha Hospital, followed by the position of a resident GP doctor in Zulekha Hospital.
Dr. Amna is proficient in dealing with emergencies, management of chronic conditions such as hypertension, diabetes and hypercholesterolemia as well as pediatric and dermatological cases.
Very well read, she also provides health education and patient counseling over various aspects of health and medical nutrition.
Anuja Singh , B .P.T, PG D.R.PT specializes in various Manual Therapy techniques and has a special interest in Sports Rehabilitation.
She has completed her Post Graduate qualification from the prestigious All India Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in India, and brings over 12 years of clinical experience.
Her special interests lie in
Rehabilitation of sports injuries
Rehabilitation of musculoskeletal cases
Post-operative rehabilitation especially orthopaedic cases.
Functional bandages and ortheses
Work related skeletal disorders
Thera Band exercises
Anuja has authored articles in fitness magazines, lectured at fitness academies, and conducted all kinds of workshops for ergonomics and work related skeletal disorders.
She treats on the basis of body mechanics and their principles, exclusively with her hands using simple exercises, without help of any machines.
Dr. Devinder Kapoor
Dr. Devinder Kapoor
BHMS (Bachelor of Homoeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
PG-ICR (Post Graduate in Homoeopathic Clinical Research)
FCHD (Fellowship in Homoeopathic Dermatology)
MBA (Master of Business Administration) – Healthcare Services
Dr Devinder Kapoor, is a board certified Homoeopathic Doctor- with a Bachelor Degree in Homoeopathic Medicine and Surgery.
Graduated distinctively as a Rank holder from University of Mumbai, India in 2001 and a Post-graduate in Homoeopathic Clinical Research from Dr M L Dhawale’s Institute of Clinical Research – Palghar, India in 2005 with special interests in treatment for Mother and Child projects and a Fellowship in Homoeopathic Dermatology from Maharashtra University, India in 2018 with successfully treating Dermatological cases like Psoriasis, Lichen Planus, Acne, Vitiligo, Urticaria, Warts, Molluscum etc..
Licensed with Dubai Health Authority, she is also certified in Basic Life Support (First Aid and CPR) Program from American Heart Association.
Dr Devinder Kapoor is an internationally acclaimed Physician, Researcher, Teacher and a Visiting Consultant in UK and India. Over the years she has been practicing and conducting sessions for medical students and professionals in India and foreign countries and is devoted to Homoeopathy in the areas of Education, Practice, Promotion and Research whilst passionately bringing the best of Homoeopathy to humanity.
She is involved in active global practice with a Standardized Homoeopathic Holistic Approach, and has a passion towards healing the sick. She believes that each patient is unique and therefore takes the time to listen to their concerns and then provide individualized treatment plans for them.
Dr. Afschin Ghofrani
Dr. Afschin Ghofrani German Board Plastic /Aesthetic Surgeon & Hand Surgeon
Dr . Ghofrani has been working in the field of plastic/ aesthetic surgery, hand surgery, reconstructive surgery as well as burns and trauma treatment since 1992 and is a trained and certified emergency doctor with many years of experience in intensive care medicine.
Having studied human medicine at the RWTH Aachen in Germany, he graduated with final marks amongst the top 2 % of students in 1992. His surgical career began at Europe’s largest university hospital in Aachen, at the clinic department of Plastic/ Reconstructive Surgery, Hand Surgery & Burns Trauma Center, where he received an extensive training in all aspects of plastic/ reconstructive surgery and hand surgery, the treatment of severe burns patients as well as intensive care and emergency medicine and completed his clinical research with his doctoral thesis.
In 1997, he started working at the St. Agatha Hospital in Cologne, with one of the most famous plastic surgeons in Germany, specifically focusing on plastic/ aesthetic surgery of face and body as well as body contouring – during which he got promoted to the post of an assistant medical director.
In 1998 Dr. Ghofrani received the certificate ‘Specialist of Plastic Surgery’ from the medical chamber in Nordrhein-Westfalen/ Germany, being the youngest German board certified Plastic Surgeon at the age of 32, and three years later he received the certificate ‘Specialist of Hand Surgery’.
In 2003, at the age of 36, he was offered to head a new department of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery at the Evangelic Hospital in Giessen, near Frankfurt, which he established from scratch to an internationally renowned department, with patients from all over Germany and abroad.
In 2010 Dr. Ghofrani moved to Dubai to offer his services to the multicultural society on site as well as to international patients .
Dr. Ghofrani’s main focus is on plastic/ aesthetic surgeries and his spectrum encompasses the entire field of this specialization, including procedures such as:
Plastic/ aesthetic facial surgery: Face and neck lift, forehead and eyebrow lift, eye lid surgery, rhinoplasty, lip shaping, liposuction, ear correction, facial fat reduction and transfer, cheek and chin augmentation.
Plastic/ aesthetic breast surgery: breast augmentation, breast lift, breast reduction for both genders, breast diseases and reconstruction, nipple surgery, implant revision and removal.
Plastic/ aesthetic body surgery: Tummy tuck, fat transfer, liposuction, body lifting and shaping, buttock lift, arm and thigh lift, mommy makeover intimate procedures, sweating.
Filler and Botulinum toxin treatments: of face and body, lipo filling, excessive sweating, gummy smiles.
Plastic/ Reconstructive surgery: Lifting after weight loss, tumor surgery, scar correction, mole/ wart/ skin tag removal etc.
Amongst other achievements , Dr. Ghofrani is
📍A Member of the Association of German Plastic Surgeons (DGPRAEC)
📍A Member of the German Association of Hand Surgery (DGH)
📍A Member of the Emirates Plastic Surgery Society
📍An Overseas Fellow Member of the Royal Society of Medicine, UK.
📍An initiator and head of various research projects and published diverse articles in national and international specialist journals and books.
Interests : An excellent conversationalist, Dr. Afschin is actively involved and passionate about the BNI network (the world’s largest networking organisation) and currently holds the position of an Area Director Consultant of BNI for New & South Dubai
Languages spoken : Fluent in English, German and Farsi ( Persian ) .
ONE STOP MEDICAL & DENTAL CARE
From your child’s first visit to see a dentist or your husband’s first Physiotherapy session, the birth of your first child or your family vaccinations, the Apex Team are here to provide your whole family with the best possible healthcare, support and advice every step of the way. Services include, Family Medicine, Paediatrics, , Physiotherapy , Pedeatric & Family Dental Care, Endodontics , Orthodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery , Dental veneers and corrective dental care all available at our new clinic in Motorcity.
We pride ourselves on providing the best possible quality and patient experience. Our handpicked, close-knit team of nurses, doctors and healthcare professionals get to know you and your family, offering all the support and encouragement you need to feel right at home.
APPOINTMENTS & WALK IN CLINIC
We highly recommend that you make an appointment in advance to avoid any inconvenience. In situations of emergency or urgency, walk-ins appointments are always prioritised ensuring you get immediate care & advice. Our clinic is conveniently located in Motorcity within minutes of the surrounding communities like the Arabian Ranches. Mudon , Sustainable City , Mira , Victory Heights , Dubai Sports City ,Layan, Remraam , Akoya Jumeirah Village Triangle , Jumeirah Village Circle , Jumeirah Park , Springs and Meadows .