Oral and maxillofacial is the diagnosis and treatment of issues with the mouth, jaw and face.

Candover Clinic is able to treat the following conditions:

  • Dentoalveolar surgery (removal of wisdom teeth and retained roots)
  • Oral medicine (investigation of mouth ulcers, white patches, lumps and bumps)
  • Facial pain (investigation and management of face, mouth and jaw joint pain)
  • Salivary gland disease (treatment of salivary gland swellings, lumps and stones)
  • Facial trauma (management of facial lacerations and fractures)
  • Orthognathic surgery (treatment of patients with jaw alignment problems)
  • Facial skin surgery (surgery for facial skin lesions including skin cancer)
  • Oral cancer (treatment for mouth cancer)
  • Head, face and neck lumps (investigation and treatment of any head and neck lumps or swellings)

Candover Clinic offers excellent healthcare in oral and maxillofacial surgery with Mr Cyrus Kerawala, consultant oral and maxillofacial surgeon being named as one of the UK’s 50 best surgeons by The Times.

General oral and maxillofacial surgery

  • Outpatient clinics

– Consultations for new and review patients
– Local anaesthetic procedures

  • Day stay general anaesthetic operating lists

Specialised oral and maxillofacial surgery

  • Facial skin surgery – performed under local anaesthetic
  • Multidisciplinary clinics – facial deformity
  • Inpatient operating lists – performed at Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford

Other activity

  • Specialist advice for both general dental and medical practitioners
  • Ward reviews of inpatients with oral and maxillofacial conditions
  • Provision of clinical attachments for general dental practitioners, dental nurses, medical and dental students
  • On-site maxillofacial laboratory

For more information about each consultant and the consultation fees they charge self-funding patients, please click here to view the consultant page.

For more information or to book an appointment, please call 01256 315010 or email info.candover@hhft.nhs.uk