Dr. Simon Ernst
BDS (Bristol), MJDF RCS Eng, MSc Dental Implantology (Bristol)
GDC Number: 103291
Simon accepts implant referrals with a particular interest in the treatment of nervous patients and complex compromised aesthetic cases involving missing teeth.
Simon has been placing and restoring dental implants for over 10 years and has attended multiple implant courses across the UK and Europe. He completed a Master of Science Degree in Dental Implantology at the University of Bristol in 2014. Simon plays an active role in the International Team for Implantology (ITI), a global association of professionals in implant dentistry whose main objective is the promotion and dissemination of knowledge about implant dentistry and related fields. Within the UK and Ireland he is a Study Club Area Coordinator, Study Club Director and registered ITI Speaker. He presents regularly at local and national events.
Simon and his wife Katie co-own Charlton Road Dental where he works as an Implantologist, cosmetic dentist and sedationist. He also frequently visits Cirencester Dental Practice in the same clinical capacity.
Having graduated from the University of Bristol in 2006, Simon completed his vocational training in Clevedon and then embarked on six months of volunteering with several dental charities across East and Southern Africa with his wife Katie.
Upon their return, he worked for several years as a Senior House Officer, Speciality Dentist and Clinical Fellow in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Newport, Bath and Bristol. He was heavily involved in teaching Oral Surgery at the Bristol Dental Hospital for 8 years and still lectures occasionally in the advancing fields of Digital Dentistry.
In 2009 he completed a year long intensive course in Intravenous Sedation and Anxiety Control and takes great pleasure from rebuilding the confidence of anxious patients. Simon is also a member of the Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry.
In 2011 he was awarded Membership to the Joint Dental Faculties of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
Simon is a keen footballer and family man with 3 children keeping his hands full outside of dentistry.