Dr. Darren Forst
B.Sc.E.E., D.D.S., M.Sc., F.R.C.D. (C)
Certified Specialist in Orthodontics
Dr. Forst was born and raised in Edmonton and is ecstatic to be providing orthodontic care in a place he calls home. He currently lives in Edmonton with his wife Simrit, and enjoys spending time with his family, going to movies, making people laugh with his sharp wit, and travelling.
Dr. Forst has a long history at the University of Alberta, spanning an incredible 14 years. He received his Engineering degree with distinction in 2006. From there he continued his studies and completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2011 where he graduated first in his class and was awarded the Alberta Dental Association and College Gold Medal. It was during dental school where he met his wonderful wife, Simrit, who is also a dentist and is completing specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry.
Following dental school, Dr. Forst completed a General Practice Dental Residency at the University of Alberta Hospital where he became well versed in the dental management of medically complex patients and dental trauma. You will still see Dr. Forst in the Emergency Dental Clinic at the University of Alberta Hospital after clinic hours providing instruction to 4th year dental students and managing dental trauma on a regular basis.
Following the completion of his hospital residency program, Dr. Forst went on to pursue his specialty training in Orthodontics at the University of Alberta. Having successfully completed the Masters program, along with the challenging Royal College of Dentists of Canada examinations, he now has the honor of being a Certified Specialist in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.
Dr. Forst feels very fortunate to have completed all his training at the place he calls home, and looks forward to attending to the orthodontic needs of his patients in a fun filled environment. He is passionate to provide the very best and efficient orthodontic care to his patients and looks forward to personally meeting you.