dr. Simon Young, DDS, MD, PhD, Board Certified
Meet Dr. Young
Dr. Simon Young grew up in Toronto, Canada. He received his Bachelor of Science in 1999 from the University of Toronto, and went on to complete his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He graduated in 2003. He was then accepted into an integrated Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery/MD/PhD program at Rice University and the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He completed his PhD in Bioengineering at Rice University in 2008, and then obtained his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston in 2011.
Dr. Young completed a General Surgery internship at the Rice University, along with extensive anesthesia training and 4 years of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery residency training. He is also an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor, and a certified Provider of Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Basic Life Support.
Get to know
Dr. Young enjoys spending time with his wife and two young sons and looks forward to maintaining strong ties to a city that has given him so much, both professionally and personally over the last 15 years. He has also published extensively on novel bone regeneration strategies and completed a post-doctoral research fellowship at Harvard University investigating cutting-edge therapies for oral cancer.
”As my patient, you can expect someone who will listen to your health concerns with compassion and patience, perform a comprehensive examination using the latest state-of-the-art equipment, and then have a detailed conversation about your treatment options taking into consideration your needs and wants and the latest evidence-based guidelines. We strive to achieve effective surgical therapy for all our patients in an environment of comfort and safety.”