Mr Alastair Michael Michael Fry

Mr Alastair Michael Michael Fry

BDS MBBCh FDSRCS FRCS(OMFS)

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

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3 specialists

Overall Rating

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Top feedback

“I was dealt with very professionally throughout. Mr Fry couldn’t have been more approachable and helpful. I was offered an appointment for the day after my request and I received a copy of the letter Mr Fry sent to my GP two days after my appointment. “
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Subspecialty

  • Head & Neck Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

General Medical Council: 6166842

Consultation fees

New appointment: £250

Follow-up appointment: £200

Practices worked at

London International Patient Services (LIPS)

5 Devonshire Place, London, United Kingdom, W1G 6HL
5 reviews

BUPA Cromwell Hospital

Cromwell Road, London, United Kingdom, SW5 0TU
451 reviews

The London Clinic

5 Devonshire Place, London, United Kingdom, W1G 6HL
0 reviews

London Bridge Hospital

27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
136 reviews

About

 

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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Medical procedures


Suspected mouth cancers

White patches / leukoplakia / dysplasia

Impacted/Infected Wisdom Teeth Removal

Ulcers - Biopsies/Excisions

Biopsies of Discolored Patches or White Lesions in Mouth

Treatment for Sore or Burning Mouth and Tongue

Treatment for Persistent Sore Throat

Skin Lesions on Head and Neck

Enlarged Lymph Nodes

Neck Lumps and Bumps

Mucocelle Removal

Excision of Lesion of Lip

Nerve repair


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Special interests

Oral Cancer

Oral and Facial Reconstruction

Microvascular Free Flap Surgery

Parotid Tumour Surgery

Facial Trauma and Reconstruction Surgery

Bone Grafting

Salivary Gland Surgery

Removal of Lumps and Bumps in the Head and Neck

Dental Surgery

All aspects of oral surgery including biopsies of discolored patches in the mouth, white patches and lesions.

Lesion of Lip/Mucocelle

Lingual and ID Nerve Repairs. 

Osteoradionecrosis


 

 

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Education

UK National TIG Head and Neck Surgery Fellowship 2015

Royal College of Surgeons - FDS Research Fellowship 2014

Sep 2014 FRCS Part 2

June 2014 FRCS Part 1

Oct 2009: MRCS, Royal College of Surgeons (England)

July 2008: MBBS with Distinction (Newcastle University)

May 2005: MFDS, Royal College of Surgeons (England)

June 2003: BDS (Sheffield University)

Member of BAOMS (British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons)

BAHNO (British Association of Head and Neck Oncology)

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Reviews

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5
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5

I was dealt with very professionally throughout. Mr Fry couldn’t have been more approachable and helpful. I was offered an appointment for the day after my request and I received a copy of the letter Mr Fry sent to my GP two days after my appointment.

22-02-2019
Overall
5
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5
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5

.Many thanks to Mr Fry and his team for their great and professional service. Unexpectedly I noticed a white mouth lesion which didn't go away even after 4 weeks. It was reassuring to see an expert in his field. Mr Fry performed the biopsy himself and all is well and the biopsy site healed very well with no complications. Thanks again!....'

24-05-2018
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5
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5
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5

From the initial consultation to the surgery itself, I was very happy to be under Mr Fry's care. Mr Fry is clearly an exceptional and skilled surgeon with a warm and friendly manner - I immediately felt that I was in very safe hands. Mr Fry also ensured that I was informed about the procedure, explaining my options thoroughly so I felt entirely at ease, despite any nerves that I had about the procedure. I would not hesitate in recommending Mr Fry and his team. Kind regards, Becky

04-04-2018
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5
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5
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Dear Mr Fry and all your fantastic head and neck team. I owe you such a debt of gratitude over the last 4 years since my operation. Many thanks.

22-01-2018
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5
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5
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Many sincere thanks for your wonderful surgery and kind care and attention. Much appreciated.

20-10-2017
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5
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5
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At my appointment last week, Dr. Fry said he would like to see a photo of my lip after my procedure so I have attached 2 for him. I'm delighted with the result and have had absolutely no problems. I had meant to tell him how thankful I was to you for sorting everything out for me. I'm also very grateful to Dr. Fry for being so reassuring and just very nice!

20-10-2017
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5
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5
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5

All is well, just some swelling and discomfort but as expected. Can I just again thank you for all your help in getting this resolved so quickly and for Mr Fry's excellent surgery. You have made a difficult situation so much easier.

25-08-2017
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5
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A BIG thank you to you and all your team, you said you would look after me and you certainly did! I received simply first class treatment

17-08-2017
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Thank you so much for your skill and kindness

17-08-2017

Peer recommendations

Recommended by 3 doctors for:
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Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Alastair is a core member of the Head and Neck multidisciplinary team and the clinical lead of Oral and Maxillofacial surgery at Guy's hospital. He regularly performs complex ablative and reconstructive surgery in the Head and Neck area with exceptional results. Alastair is highly regarded as a surgical trainer and he is involved in organising cutting-edge surgical courses. He always goes the extra mile for his patients providing outstanding care and I would happily recommend him to friends and family.

For specialty: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
For conditions: Head and neck tumours
For procedures: Head and neck cancer surgery
Connection: Is a colleague
Mr Asit Arora
Mr Asit Arora

06-07-2019

Alastair is a truly exceptional head and neck maxillo facial surgeon and a gifted surgical trainer. Patients and colleagues alike consider him with the highest regard and because he is so friendly and approachable, patients quickly feel at ease. He is an innovator and leader in the field of surgical education and head and neck surgical reconstruction

For specialty: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
For conditions: Cleft lip, palate and other craniofacial abnormalities
Connection: I have referred patients to them

Mr Alastair Fry is a valuable colleague. His warm personality instantly puts patients at ease. We work together on complex cases requiring two surgeon surgery and I am glad to have him as a fellow OMFS Surgeon

For specialty: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Connection: Is a colleague

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