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Dr Neil Gerrard

BDS University of Bristol 1999 Qual- Higher National Certificate BTEC 1994 | GDC: 76257
5 YRS Certified for +5 Years Offers sedation Certified until 24th June, 2024
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About Dr Neil Gerrard

Dr Neil Gerrard is a dentist and published author who has a strong interest in advanced cosmetic dentistry. He is one of a very small number of dentists in the UK to have achieved accreditation from the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Dr Gerrard began his career as a dental technician in 1986. After studying dental technology, he went on to study for a Bachelor in Dental Science at Bristol University where he graduated in 1999.

In 2015, Dr Gerrard achieved a Master’s in Dental Implantology after over 25 years of experience working with implants as both a dentist and a technician.

Dr Gerrard is a member of the following academies and associations:

  • Association of Dental Implantology
  • British Society of Occlusal Studies
  • The British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD) – Accredited member
  • The British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD) – Examiner
  • The British Dental Association. (BDA)
  • Registered Dental technician (RDT)

In 2011, Dr Gerrard became an author, releasing the book ‘There is No Perfect Dentist: The Never Before Revealed Secrets to Choosing the Right Dentist for You!’ In this guide, he talks about how you can find the right dentist when you’ve had bad experiences in the past or have a phobia of treatment. 

As a Certified Dental Phobia dentist, Dr Gerrard provides pain-free dentistry which includes the use of a pre-numbing available in a range of flavours and injections to ensure you don’t feel anything during your treatment.

In addition to IV sedation, Dr Gerrard’s practice, Clifton Smiles, offers oral sedation and desensitisation therapy in complete comfort.

Clifton Smiles

Clifton Smiles is the home of pain-free dentistry in Bristol. The practice strives to provide non-judgmental treatment for patients that are anxious about receiving dental care.

At Clifton Smiles, you’ll find a range of treatments including emergency care, veneers, crowns, teeth whitening, dental implants, clear aligners and much more. 

To help you feel at ease during your time at the clinic, you’ll find hot and cold drinks available and relaxing aromatherapy scents. You’ll even be able to listen to music or watch a film during your visit.


92 Queens Road, Bristol, Avon, BS8 1RT 0117 911 9855 Visit website



ON 20th September, 2010

Neil is a great dentist he made me feel totally relaxed whats more he explained everything so clearly and never rushed. A totally new experience. Highly recommended :)

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