Meet The Dentists

Dr. Jay M. Bhatt DentistDr. Jay M. Bhatt, D.D.S.


Dr. Jay M. Bhatt provides a unique blend of leading-edge capabilities in a warm and friendly atmosphere. He and his team love what they do,and you will feel it the first time you visit our practice. Serenity Dental opened tWhat does this mean for you? Consistent, highly personalized visits in a fun-yet-professional atmosphere.

Dr. Bhatt treats people, not teeth. Dr. Bhatt has trained with many of the best clinicians in the country, and insists on only the best materials and highest quality lab work available. To remain in touch with the latest advances in general and cosmetic dentistry, he continually attends advanced dental courses.

What does this mean for you? You benefit from the very latest treatment, techniques, innovative advances in patient comfort, and the most aesthetically pleasing results.

Dr. Bhatt offers a full range of cosmetic, restorative and general dentistry services for adults and children with emphasis on sound preventative dentistry. You will treasure the peace of mind that comes from a quickly developed sense of trust and confidence in your dentist.

Dr. Bhatt graduated from Arizona State University, then, from Creighton University School of Dentistry. His professional memberships include the Arizona Dental Society, American Dental Association, and the Central Arizona Dental Society. Dr. Bhatt adds, “I love taking care of our patient “guests.” It’s part of our practice culture.”

Dr. Bhatt and his wife have been married since 2002. They welcomed twin boys to their family in July of 2007 named Vijay and Devan. Another welcome addition was baby Kanan in March 2009. In his spare time he likes hiking, running, and spending time with the family. and traveling to new places.


Dr. Anil P. Nutakki, D.D.SDr. Anil Nutakki Dentist


Dr. Anil P. Nutakki found his passion in dentistry after having graduated with a bachelor of science degree in civil enginerring, magna cum laude, from the University of Arizona. He worked in civil engineering, but quickly realized his skills, acumen, and innate desire to help others could be better put to use in dentistry. He then graduated from the School of Dental Medicine at the University of Colorado. There he gained advanced training in all aspects of dentistry, including dental implants, oral surgery, and root canal therapy. With a complete understanding and appreciation for the higest standard of care, Dr. Nutakki was happy to join Dr. Bhatt's practice here at Serenity Dental in 2017.

Dr. Nutakki believes strongly in giving back to the community. He has volunteered his dental expertise on relief trips to both Kenya and Guatemala to provide dental care to disadvantaged children. As well, he volunteers his time locally with non-profit organizations that connect residents to quality care providers.

Dr. Nutakki is a native of Arizona and is happy to be back after having lived in Colorado for 8 years. There he met and later married his wife in 2016. They have one daughter, Maya. In his free time Dr. Nutakki enjoys various hobbies, but most of all tinkering on his vintage cars, cooking, reading and snowboarding. Together with his family they can be found hiking, bike riding, and traveling.

Dr. Nutakki is a member of the following professional dental organization:

  • American Dental Association