- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
I have been a full time consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon for over 15 years. I am a passionate clinical teacher and also examine for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and London.
I have a large and wide ranging clinical practice with one of the highest numbers of Orthognathic operations nationwide. Similarly I have a large skin cancer practice and a clinical interest in Facial Trauma.
I also undertake medical expert witness reports having completed the Bond Solon training courses and will register with Cardiff University 'Bond Solon' accreditation scheme in the New Year (2020).
Areas of interest
Orthognathic Surgery; Facial Deformity; Trauma TMJ Disease; Salivary Gland Disease; Skin Cancers
Current NHS consultant posts held
East Sussex Healthcare Trust
Queen Victoria Hospital East Grinstead
Military History (MA in Naval History)
Honorary FRCS RCS Edinburgh
Prize Medal in Clinical Medicine and Surgery (Sheffield University)
British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Courses offered to GPs
Management of Head and Neck Cancer
Common Oral lesions
'Having your Jaw Surgery' Evening Eastbourne DGH
- FRCS (OMFS) RCS England 2003
- MRCS England RCS London 1999
- FDSRCPS RCPS Glasgow 1990
- AFRCS RCS Edinburgh 1999
- BDS University of Manchester 1982
- MBChB (Honours) University of Sheffield 1997
Reference number 4407515
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Regional Surgical Advisor RCS Edinburgh 2013
- Foundation Programme Director East Sussex Healthcare NHS TRust 2015
Details of entry to specialist register
- Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery , 2004
Affiliations / memberships
Fellow of the British Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Royal College of Surgeons of England.
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.
Medical Protection Society
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Mr Michael Williams
If unavailable then: Mr Simon Baer
Spire Hospital Sussex
Tel 01424 757400
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Surgical removal of impacted/buried tooth/teeth - (1-5)
Injection into subcutaneous tissue/painful trigger point under local anaesthetic - (1-5)
Excision/destruction of lesion of tongue - (1-5)
Biopsy of lesion of mouth - (1-5)
Botulinum toxin injections to muscle - (1-5)
Primary excision of malignant lesion - Head & Neck - (1-5)
Therapeutic arthroscopic operation of temporomandibular joint +/- lysis and/or lavage ¿ unilateral - (1-5)