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18 results found for 'Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery' in East London, London, UK

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Expert in: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral Surgery , Oral Medicine , Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery + 1 more
Mr Kassam has completed training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in London, UK.
The speciality of oral and maxillofacial surgery is unique in requiring a dual qualification in medicine and dentistry, followed by a comprehensive general and specialist surgical training, and is a recognised international speciality, which within Europe is defined under the medical directives.
 
Mr Kassam offers all routine oral & maxillofacial surgeries at University Hospital Leicester (Leicester Royal Infirmary) and subspecialises in head and neck cancer with microvascular reconstruction, facial trauma, salivary gland surgery, facial skin cancer removal and reconstruction, temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJ), facial pain and cosmetic facial surgery. 
 
He also practices privately at the London BMI Independent Hospital in East London for his London patients and in the process of getting operating privileges at the Nuffield Health hospital, Leicester for his private patients in Leicester. 
 
 
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Expert in: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Recommended by 3 specialists
Head & Neck Surgery

 

Mr Alastair Fry is an award winning UK trained and accredited Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, with a special interest in Head and Neck Surgery and reconstruction and a practice which also includes wisdom tooth surgery, implants, and salivary gland surgery.

Alastair is a leading expert in the management of mouth cancers and has published and presented at international conferences on jaw surgery and reconstruction, and has also a special interest in the early diagnosis and minimally invasive management of oral cancers and “pre cancers” with the use of laser surgery.

Alastair is now chair of Guys Head and Neck Cancer Multidisciplinary Team, and performs more head and neck surgery than anyone else in the UK with free flap success rates of 99%. 

Alastair has conducted research in to the mechanisms of early invasion of mouth cancers which led to a prestigious Royal College of Surgeons Fellowship. After a period of time at the Internationally acclaimed New York Memorial Sloane Kettering Hospital, Alastair was successful in obtaining and completing a highly competitive National Head and Neck Surgery Fellowship which gave advanced training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Plastic Surgery and ENT, relevant to head and neck surgery.

Alastair has multiple publications in peer review journals and his work has been awarded a national prize from the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Alastair’s recent innovations have centred on reducing side effects of surgery, utilising minimally invasive techniques which can avoid the facial scars that occur in traditional approaches.

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Expert in: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Recommended by 1 specialist
Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery , Head & Neck Surgery , Oral Medicine + 1 more

Mr Luke Cascarini is a Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial,

Head and Neck Surgeon who consults privately at a number of London hospitals

and nearer his home in Beckenham. He treats any condition that affects the

mouth, neck, jaw and face - from impacted wisdom teeth to facial trauma, from

salivary gland stones to head and neck cancer, from dental implants to complex

reconstruction.

He is one of the most highly experienced surgeons in

temporomandibular joints (TMJ) replacement surgery in the UK, carrying out the

majority of these operations performed in the South of England.

Luke has led the field in the use of platelet rich

fibrinogen and stem cell therapy in conjunction with minimally invasive

arthroscopy TMJ surgery. He is also a

pioneer in the use of extended joint reconstructive surgery. He is a member of the European Society of

Temporomandibular Joint Surgeons.

In salivary gland surgery Luke has published and lectured on

minimally invasive salivary gland surgery, including tumour removal and stone

removal. In trauma surgery Luke provides the latest techniques including

computer aided designed reconstructive implants for orbital fractures. 

In head and neck oncology Luke is trained in robotic

surgery, micro surgical reconstruction (free flap reconstruction), laser

surgery and electrochemotherapy.

Luke also provides expertise in oral medicine and pre

malignant lesions precipitating early diagnosis.  

Luke provides dental implants both for naturally lost teeth

and also part of the reconstructive process for his oncology patients including

bone grafting and sinus lifts in complex cases.

Luke has published over 50 research papers, written 3

textbooks and numerous other chapters as well as lecturing Nationally and

Internationally. He was Associate Editor

of the British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Section Editor

(Trauma) of the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for

over 5 years and continues to provide reviews for these Journals.

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Expert in: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery

Professor McGurk is a Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial and Head and Neck Surgeon, part of the North London Head and Neck Cancer Group and provides a specialist service in oral and head and neck cancer, reconstruction and salivary gland disease. He is past president of the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and past editor of the British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

He studied at Sheffield University before undertaking junior posts in oral and maxillofacial surgery and a six month period visiting maxillofacial units in the United States. Professor McGurk later returned to Sheffield to complete his medical degree.

Professor McGurk has completed significant research in his field and focused on the early diagnosis of head and neck cancer, complications of surgery, and the use of minimally invasive surgery for head and neck cancer. He has written two books on salivary disease and influenced the practice of salivary gland surgery to move from excision to gland preservation. He also led a European trial on sentinel node biopsy which led to a 75% reduction in neck dissection for early mouth cancers. In addition, he developed a new way to treat odontogenic tumours (ameloblastoma) which preserves the mandible and normal facial appearance.

Professor McGurk lectures at national and international conferences and runs classes on salivary gland surgery in London, Paris and Erlangen for Maxillofacial and ENT Consultants.

 

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Expert in: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Head & Neck Surgery , Oral Medicine , Oral Surgery + 1 more

Mr Jonas Osher is a Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon specialising in surgery of the mouth, face, jaws and neck. He is based at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust where he is the clinical lead and he also sees patients privately at The London Bridge Hospital and The Shard. 

Mr Osher has degrees in both medicine and dentistry and was awarded a distinction by the University of London. He trained in general surgery, plastic surgery and ear, nose and throat surgery, before completing higher surgical training in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery in London. In 2014, he was awarded Fellowship to the Royal College of Surgeons.

He has also completed a number of advanced surgical fellowships in cosmetic facial plastic surgery and facial trauma in leading European centres. He has published a number of journal papers and book chapters in his specialist area.

Mr Osher is passionate about surgery of the face and in particular solving his patient's  jaw joint disorders and correcting misshapen jaws. His excellent surgical results are life changing for his patients.

When not working Mr Osher is a keen sportsman competeing in running events and skiing in the winter. He lives in London with his wife and 3 young children.

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Expert in: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Recommended by 2 specialists
Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery

Mr Tim Lloyd is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon focusing on diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the mouth, jaws, face and neck.

“My specialist interests are the correction of jaw deformity and craniofacial deformity. I am the lead for the adult craniofacial service at UCLH and surgical lead for the division growth and development at the Eastman Dental Hospital. I have one of the largest orthognathic (surgical correction of the jaw and face) practices in Europe and I have pioneered day case orthognathic surgery in the UK. 

I regularly lecture at the international orthognathic congress and I am consultant advisor to Medartis, an international medical devices company. 

I feel extremely fortunate to be involved with the charity “Facing Africa”. I go with David Dunaway and others to Ethiopia to operate on Noma victims on a yearly basis. As clinical lead for the oral surgery department at the Eastman Dental Hospital, I have been responsible for training programs for oral surgery and I continue to do oral surgery lists in my NHS practice. The excellent facilities at 152 are perfect for carrying oral surgery procedures.“

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Expert in: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery , Oral Surgery

Miss Katherine George is a Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon specialising in conditions of the face head and neck. On account of her clinical expertise, Miss George is one of the few surgeons in the UK trained in minimally invasive salivary gland surgery.

She qualified in both dentistry and medicine, achieving distinctions when she graduated from St Bartholomew's and the Royal London Hospital Medical School. She is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and has won several awards and prizes for both academic and clinical excellence throughout her career.

Miss George is a core member of the multidisciplinary skin cancer team at Kings College Hospital and specialises in the surgical treatment of facial skin cancer as well as an Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor, which teaches fellow medical professionals about the current approach to the management of trauma patients.

Miss George was the first person in the world to use intracorporeal lithotripsy to break a salivary gland stone into small pieces, thus preventing the need for invasive surgery.

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Expert in: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery

Miss Caroline Mills is a renowned Consultant who holds degrees in both medicine and dentistry. She specialises in a wide range of facial surgical procedures.

Miss Mills has dedicated decades of time to her clinical career and is an expert in her field. She has further contributed to her clinical expertise by completing fellowships in Craniofacial Surgery and Cosmetic Surgery.

To date, Miss Mills has performed over 3000 facial plastic surgery procedures and has trained more than 200 doctors and dentists in non-surgical techniques. Miss Mills also works with children of all ages who require facial surgery for facial deformity or diseases of the head and neck.

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Expert in: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Mr Stefano Stea is a Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon based in London and in Italy.

He is dual qualified in both Dentistry and Medicine, having completed both degrees at the University of Bologna. Soon after this he specialised in Maxillofacial Surgery in Parma, before also being awarded a master's in Surgical Therapy for TMJ Disorders from La Sapienza University, Rome, in 2006. In 2008 he added the diploma of European Board of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery 

After moving to the UK Mr Stea worked as Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon at Homerton University Hospital in London until 2014, and has since held a number of positions in both Italy and the UK. 

He led Maria Cecilia Hospital's Maxillofacial Surgery Department in Italy

Currently  he is a consultant at Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead 

He works in private practice both in Italy and in London specialising in a variety of Oral & Maxillofacial surgical areas.

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Expert in: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery

Miss Helen Witherow has dual qualifications in both Medicine and Dentistry. A widely respected Consultant, Miss Witherow is passionate about the importance of training and is the South London Training program director for Maxillofacial surgery. In fact, it should come as no surprise that in 2015, Helen was awarded National Trainer of the Year.

Miss Witherow holds NHS Consultant Maxillofacial posts at St George’s, Ashford/St Peter’s and Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, where she is a core member of the multidisciplinary Complex Orbitofacial Clinic that sees patients with all aspects of complex facial deformity.

An advocate and supporter of multidisciplinary care, Miss Witherow is highly experienced in all areas of orthognathic surgery is pleased to have an extremely high patient satisfaction rate.

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What is an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon?

Oral and maxillofacial surgery specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the mouth, jaws, the face and the neck. This discipline can be considered a combination of dentistry and medicine, with the majority of specialists being dual-qualified in both dentistry and Maxillofacial surgery.

When to see an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon?

Conditions of the mouth, jaw, face and neck may require the attention of a maxillary facial surgeon to correct any deformity. Common conditions treated by Oral & Maxillofacial surgeons include elements related to head and neck cancers. Oral & Maxillofacial surgeons also conduct a number of procedures including the reconstruction of maxillary facial trauma and jaw correction surgery.

What conditions does an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon treat?

What procedures can you find at an Oral & Maxillofacial clinic?

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Face Lift (Rhytidectomy)
  • Mole Removal
  • Rhinoplasty (Nose Reshaping)
  • Tooth Extraction
  • Wisdom Teeth Removal
  • Facial Feminisation Surgery
  • Mandible Angle Implants
  • Lip Lifts
  • Cheek Implants
  • Chin Implants
  • Genioplasty
  • Chin Surgery
  • Forehead Surgery
  • Jaw Surgery
  • Impacted/Infected Wisdom Teeth Removal
  • Broken Teeth/Retained Root Removal
  • Ulcers – Biopsies/Excisions
  • Lesion Biopsy
  • Treatment For Sore Or Burning Mouth And Tongue
  • Treatment For Persistent Sore Throat
  • Mucocelle Removal
  • Excision Of Lesion Of Lip
  • Oral Reconstruction
  • Microvascular Free Flap Surgery
  • Bone Grafting
  • Submandibular Gland Tumour Surgery
  • Trans-Oral Robotic Surgery (TORS)
  • Stem Cell Treatment
  • Excision Of Lesions Of The Mouth, Tongue, And Gum
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