St. Louis, Mo.

South St. Louis Dental Group

6451 Chippewa St.
St. Louis, MO 63109
Phone: 314-752-7468
Fax: 314-752-5168
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Office Hours:

Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Lunch from 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.


We accept MasterCard, VISA, Discover, cash, checks and CareCredit.

Dr. Lester C. Joern Jr.

Dr. Lester C. Joern Jr. has consistently been listed as one of America’s Top Dentists by the Consumer’s Research Council of America and consistently rated as one of St. Louis’s Top Dentists by St. Louis Magazine.

Dr. Joern founded South St. Louis Dental Group in 1978. The practice he bought dates back to 1942. He has consistently been listed as one of America’s Top Dentists by the Consumer’s Research Council of America and consistently rated as one of St. Louis’s Top Dentists by St. Louis Magazine.

The practice has garnered a number of awards including Prudential
 Insurance’s top office award and the National Association of Dental Plans office award for patient care. He has two daughters that are in college in Colorado, and he is an avid Missouri Tiger fan with season tickets to Mizzou football and basketball. Dr. Joern is looking forward to the inaugural season of Mizzou playing in the SEC. 

 

Education

Dr. Joern graduated from Webster Groves High School. He received his degree in Biology from the University of Missouri before graduating from the University of Missouri School of Dentistry with a DDS degree.

Dr. Tyler Aholt

Dr. Aholt

Dr. Aholt joined the South St. Louis Dental Group in 2012 as an associate under Dr. Joern. Dr. Aholt is a member of the American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association and the Greater St. Louis Dental Society.

Outside of the office, Dr. Aholt enjoys spending time with his family after being away from St. Louis pursuing his undergraduate and dental degrees. He is a passionate sports fanatic, particularly supporting the St. Louis Cardinals and the Pittsburgh Steelers. Dr. Aholt is to be married in May 2013. 

Education

Dr. Aholt graduated from St. Louis University High School in 2004 and continued his education at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio. While at Xavier, Dr. Aholt was a member of the Xavier baseball team, where he was recognized for his outstanding academics, sportsmanship and integrity. After receiving his Honors Bachelor of Arts degree from Xavier, Dr. Aholt was awarded his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City.