After graduating in Dentistry in 1991 from the University of Birmingham, Dr. Ellis spent three years at Senior House Officer Level and working part-time in general practice. In 1995 he undertook a three-year residency in the Department of Restorative Dentistry at Manchester Dental Hospital. Here he completed the Fellowship in Dental Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and an MSc in Restorative Dentistry.
In 1998 he undertook a five-year Specialist Fellowship in Restorative Dentistry at Sheffield Dental Hospital and the Glenfield Hospital in Leicester. During this time, he was awarded a Travel Fellowship by the British Society for the Study of Prosthetic Dentistry and visited the Oslo Cleft Team in Norway and the Branëmark Implant Clinic in Sweden. He also spent time with the Maxillofacial Prosthetist at the Morriston Hospital in Swansea, treating patients with Sleep Breathing Disorders. In 2003, he was accredited as a Consultant and entered the Specialist Lists in Prosthodontics, Endodontics, Periodontics, and Restorative Dentistry.
In June 2003 he was appointed as a Consultant in Restorative Dentistry at Torbay Hospital, before taking the Restorative Dentistry and Oral Rehabilitation consultancy post at Poole Hospital. Here he established restorative dentistry service for patients affected by head and neck cancer.
Dr. Ellis believes in proving honest to patients, especially when there is uncertainty on how best to progress. He also maintains a close collaboration with the patient's own Dentist for long-term care and maintenance.Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
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Easy to understand and reassuring as to how to proceed with proposed treatment.
Excellent care and quality result
I consider myself very fortunate to have had work done by Dr Simon Ellis. In my opinion he is very professional and very good at what he does and I am very happy with the results.
Talks you through whole treatment
Very pleasant, kind and patient. Happy to discuss questions and provide all the information I could have wanted.
Genuine nice guy
Courteous and clear explanation of procedure during my appointment.
Explained everything clearly and patiently
As a nervous patient with difficult dental issues I find Simon very patient, kind and understanding, and of course extremely highly skilled. This inspired confidence.
Simon is ‘Top Notch’, a professional at what he does. He explains everything he’s doing, he’s very caring, considerate and very reassuring. I like that he’s a perfectionist, and settles for nothing less.. The Best!!
What are Dr Simon Ellis's reviews like?
Dr Simon Ellis's overall patient rating is 5 out of 5 stars on Doctify. This is based on 18 reviews
What languages does Dr Simon Ellis speak?
Dr Simon Ellis speaks English
Where is Dr Simon Ellis located?
Dr Simon Ellis primarily practices at South Coast Dental Specialists Dorchester, located at Avenue House S Walks Rd, Dorchester, United Kingdom, DT1 1DT
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Dr Simon Ellis generally accepts new patients.
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