Dr Linda Carrie Newlands: Oral and maxillofacial surgery

Dr Linda Carrie Newlands

Oral and maxillofacial surgery


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About me

Carrie undertook her higher surgical training in Ireland, East Grinstead, Brighton and Guildford. She was appointed as a Consultant to the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford in 2003, and held the post of Clinical Director from 2006 to 2010. In 2007, 2010 and 2012, she received an NHS Clinical Excellence award the most recent a 5 year award at National Level " in recognition of her sustained contribution to the NHS". This was renewed in 2016. She is the co-author of the prestigious Oxford Specialist Handbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, first published in 2009 and with the second edition published in 2015.

Carrie has held several national posts including the Lead for Skin Cancer Surgery for the British Association of Facial surgeons at the Royal College of Surgeons.
•Editorial Advisor to British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
•Invited member of Intercollegiate Board of Examiners for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, writing questions and standard setting for the specialty and in 2014 was appointed Chair of the writing group for this exam, which senior trainees must pass to become a consultant.
She is currently Chair of the written examination of the FRCS of the Joint Royal Surgical Colleges for all the UK surgical specialities
•Author and co-author of numerous publications in peer reviewed journals. Carrie is the Lead Chapter author, “Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer” in the UK Consensus Guidelines in Head and Neck Cancer published in 2011 and has updated this chapter in 2015.
•In 2012, she was awarded the BAOMS Surgery Prize, “A prize and medal awarded annually, which will be considered a high honour, to be awarded to a person or persons who are adjudged to have made a major contribution to Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the widest sense.”, by the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, at the Royal College of Surgeons.
She is presently working with the British Association of Dermatologists, updating the internationally recognised guidelines on Basal Cell and Squamous cell skin cancers.
•Carrie regularly delivers educational talks to local Dentists and Doctors, and lectures to national and international groups. She maintains an interest in all aspects of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery including the removal of wisdom teeth, specializing in the management of facial skin lesions, and in oral mucosal problems.

Areas of interest

Removal of facial skin lesions including skin cancers, and reconstruction (over 600 cases treated annually). Oral medicine (management of conditions of the oral mucosa). Surgical removal of wisdom and other teeth. Salivary gland problems.

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Procedures completed

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)

    (5-50) (5-50)

  • S0602

    Primary excision of suspicious/malignant lesion - Head & Neck - (5-50)

    (5-50) (5-50)

  • S1500

    Biopsy of skin or subcutaneous tissue - (5-50)

    (5-50) (1-5)

  • S0632

    Excision of lesion of skin or subcutaneous tissue - up to three, Head & Neck (excluding lipoma) - (5-50)

    (5-50) (1-5)

  • S2500

    Local flap - less than 9cm2 - (5-50)

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • F0910

    Surgical removal of impacted/buried tooth/teeth - (5-50)

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • F0950

    Surgical removal of complicated buried roots - (5-50)

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • AC100

    Local anaesthetic by main operator - (1-5)

  • S0603

    Primary excision of suspicious/malignant lesion - Trunk & Limbs - (1-5)


  • F1810

    Enucleation of cyst of jaw - (1-5)

  • S1420

    Shave biopsy of lesion of skin - (1-5)


  • F2310

    Excision/destruction of lesion of tongue - (1-5)


  • S0653

    Removal of benign lesion in muscle or deeper tissue (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)


  • S2502

    Local flap - 9cm2 or more (excluding graft/flap to secondary defect) - (1-5)


  • S3624

    Full thickness graft, head, neck, hands & genitalia - up to 9cm2 in area - (1-5)


  • S2503

    Local flap - 9cm2 or more (including graft/flap to secondary defect) - (1-5)


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