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Scotia Dental | Halifax Dentists


Welcome to Scotia Dental in Halifax

At Scotia Dental in Halifax, our dentists provide comprehensive dental services with a focus on preventive care.

We're dedicated to helping our patients achieve optimum oral health, and provide all the preventive and restorative treatments they need to keep their teeth and gums healthy for life.

Whether you're a new or returning patient, we look forward to seeing your smile!

About Our Office Meet Our Dentists

Meet Our Halifax Dentists

Aiming for a healthier smile? Our team of dental professionals are here to help.

Our Dentists
  • Dr. Ahmad Hussein

    A three-time alumnus of Dalhousie University, Dr. Hussein is a Haligonian, who has lived in 8 countries across 4 continents and visited numerous countries. He is a true Bilingual (Arabic/English) and is married with two children. Dr. Hussein enjoys spending time with his family as well as meeting new people. He looks forward to serving all of your dental needs.

  • Dr. Ebrahim Kiani

    Dr. Kiani studied dentistry at the Shiraz University of Medical Science, graduating with his DDS in 2001. He also holds a Master’s degree in Endodontics, which he received in 2006 from the Shiraz University of Medical Science in Iran.After coming to Canada Dr. Kiani attended the Faculty of Dentistry at Dalhousie University and graduated with distinction. He maintains close ties with Dalhousie, where he teaches Endodontics. Dr Kiani owns 2 private practices in Iran, and came to Scotiadental after graduating from Dalhousie.

    Dr. Kiani has been recognized for his academic and professional achievements in dentistry. He holds several awards from Dalhousie and is the recipient of the American Association of Endodontics Award for exceptional skill in root canal therapy, the American Academy of Oral Medicine Award, and the Nova Scotia Dental Association Award.

    Outside the office, Dr. Kiani enjoys reading, running, and playing tennis. He and his wife have one daughter.

  • Dr. Mary-Anne MacDonald

    Mary-Anne, a native Haligonian and graduate of St .Mary’s University. In 2001, Mary-Anne received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Western Ontario. Mary-Anne and her husband Michael enjoy spending quality family time with their two children. She also enjoys practicing and teaching yoga in her free time.

  • Dr. Sathyasai Murty

    A true Haligonian, Dr. Murty was born, raised, and educated here in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She makes it her primary goal to put a smile on the face of each and every one of her patients.Dr. Murty graduated from Dalhousie University in 1999. She takes great pleasure in training future dentists as a Professor in the Faculty of Dentistry in the Division of Periodontology at her alma mater since 2001. She has a particular interest in periodontal treatments (gum therapy) and dental implants. In 2014, Dr. Murty received her fellowship from the International Congress of Oral Implantology (FICOI).

    Dr. Murty continually strives to keep abreast of current evidence-based treatments in dentistry by attending extensive courses from the world-renowned Kois Center, Misch Institute, and the Dawson Center. She has held a membership in the Academy of General Dentistry since 2000.

    With additional certification in both oral and nitrous sedation, Dr. Murty hopes to make treatment easier for those patients who are a little anxious or apprehensive. She and her team look forward to working with you to meet all of your dental needs.

    Dr. Murty lives in Halifax with her husband and two young sons. In their free time, they love to explore the great outdoors and our beautiful province.

Why Choose Scotia Dental?

What You Get at Our Dental Clinic in Halifax

It's our mission to make every patient's experience with us a positive one. Here's how we do it.

Preventive Dentistry at Scotia Dental in Halifax

Preventive Guidance

We offer helpful advice for caring for your teeth at home.

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Friendly Service at Scotia Dental in Halifax

Friendly Service

We seek to make each appointment pleasant and comfortable.

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Dental Services at Scotia Dental in Halifax

Full Service Offering

We provide a complete range of quality dental services.

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Dental Technology at Scotia Dental in Halifax

Dental Technology

Our technology helps us make your appointment more efficient.

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Convenient Location

We're conveniently located in downtown Halifax.

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Office Policies at Scotia Dental in Halifax

Convenient Policies

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Invisalign at Scotia Dental, Halifax Dentist

Are Invisalign Clear Aligners Right for You?

Invisalign clear, removable orthodontic aligners correct misaligned teeth discreetly and conveniently. 

Invisalign at Scotia Dental, Halifax Dentist

Invisalign at Scotia Dental, Halifax Dentist

What Is Invisalign?

Invisalign's clear, removable aligners allow you to straighten your teeth discreetly and conveniently.

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Invisalign FAQs, Scotia Dental in Halifax

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Invisalign FAQs

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Visit us in Downtown Halifax

Our wheelchair accessible dental office offers free parking, and is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Halifax, near public transit.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Aiming for a straighter, whiter smile? Our team of dental professionals are here to help.

  • Do you offer financing options?

    Understanding that dental care is a key part of overall health, for certain treatments financing options may be available. Our team at Scotia Dental is happy to discuss your options and help you plan your treatment. We aim to make dental care manageable and affordable for everyone in our community.

  • Are you accepting new patients?

    Absolutely! We are always happy to welcome new patients into our dental family. Whether you’re seeking routine care, have a specific dental issue, or are interested in cosmetic procedures, we’re here to provide personalized dental care. Please contact our clinic to schedule your first appointment. We look forward to meeting you and helping you achieve your best smile!

  • Do you provide dental services for children?

    At Scotia Dental in Halifax, we’re proud to offer comprehensive dental care for children. Our team is experienced in working with young patients and is committed to making their dental visits as enjoyable and stress-free as possible. We provide various dental services to support your child's oral health journey.

  • What services do you offer?

    At Scotia Dental, our team is committed to providing personalized dental care for the entire family. We offer a broad range of services to maintain and improve oral health, including children's dentistry, teeth whitening, veneers, emergency dentistry, dental implants, teeth extractions, and more. We strive to create a comfortable, welcoming environment where your comfort and dental wellness are our top priority.

  • Do you accept emergency patients?

    We understand that dental emergencies can happen unexpectedly. Our team will attempt to accommodate you as soon as we can.

  • How do I prepare for my first appointment?

    For your first appointment, here’s how you and your family can prepare:

    • Have your identification and insurance cards ready.
    • If applicable, fill out any digital intake forms you may have received.
    • Bring a list of any medications you are taking.
    • If possible, bring copies of previous dental records and X-rays.
    • Plan to arrive about 10-15 minutes early to complete any last-minute paperwork.
    • Note any questions or concerns about your oral health to discuss with the dentist.
    Following these steps can help ensure a smooth and efficient first visit, allowing you to focus on discussing your dental health with your new dentist.

  • What languages do your staff speak?

    The dentists and team at Scotia Dental in Halifax speak English, French, Arabic, Persian, Hindi, Mandarin and Telugu to serve our diverse community better. Our team strives to provide clear communication and comfortable dental experiences for all our patients. If you need help in a specific language, let us know! We'll check if we have someone at the clinic who can speak with you in your language.

Now Accepting New Patients

Our dentists are always happy to welcome new patients to our Halifax dental office. Contact us to get started today!

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Scotia Dental
5251 Duke St #602 Halifax NS B3J 3S1 CA

Phone Number

(902) 444-8550

Hours of Operation

  • Monday:08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Tuesday:08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Wednesday:08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Thursday:08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Friday:08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Saturday:Closed
  • Sunday:Closed

(902) 444-8550