Oral, Maxillofacial Surgery Orthodontics

Welcome to the department

Orthodontics (66K)

Oral and maxillofacial surgery provides a diagnostic and treatment service to children and adult patients who have more complicated problems with their mouth or face/neck that require surgical and/or medical treatment. Treatment maybe provided under local anaesthetic, intravenous sedation or a day case general anaesthetic.

The service is lead by two consultant surgeons, Mr Thomson and Mr Graham.

Conditions treated include:

  • Head and neck cancer.
  • Skin cancer.
  • Facial deformity.
  • Salivary gland disease.
  • Facial trauma.
  • Surgery on teeth, and jaw lesions.
  • Facial pain management.
  • Dental implants (limited indications under NHS)
  • Oral medicine conditions requiring diagnosis and treatment

Orthodontics provides a diagnostic, treatment planning and treatment service to children who require complex management of their occlusion/teeth. Adults are treated if they need a multi-disciplinary approach for combined orthodontic/facial surgery or orthodontics and implants. The service is lead by two consultant orthodontists, Dr Mandall and Mrs McDade.

How do I access and contact the service?

Orthodontics (69K)We accept doctor (GP) and Dentist (GDP) referrals.

  • Telephone number: 0161-922-6383
  • Fax: 0161-922-6981
  • Location: Yellow Suite, in the Hartshead building accessed by the North entrance

When is the service available?

  • We are open Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm
  • Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays for oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays for orthodontics

Other useful information

Orthodontics (69K)

British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons: www.baoms.org.uk

British Orthodontic Society: www.bos.org.uk