Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

We provide a full range of surgical services to correct problems with teeth, mouth, jaws, and face.

What we do

Common reasons for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery can include:

  • rebuilding facial structures damaged in accidents
  • removal of facial tumors
  • removal of impacted wisdom teeth.

Who we care for

We care for people who require surgical services for:

  • facial trauma
  • facial infection
  • oral pathology.

Health care or pension cards holders are eligible for dental-related surgical services such as:

  • dental extractions
  • wisdom teeth removals.

How to access this service

You need a referral from your medical, dental practitioner or specialist to access this service.

Each referral will be assessed and prioritised (triaged) according to clinical urgency.

All non-urgent or elective cases will be placed on a wait list.

You will be notified of your appointment by letter.

Referral guidelines

Please include the following information in your referral:

  • patient's name and date of birth
  • patient’s contact details including mobile phone and email
  • medicare number
  • health care or pension card number for patients seeking dental-related elective surgical services
  • relevant x-rays or other medical records

Refer your patient

We accept a medical, dental practitioner or specialists referral.


Dr Adit Bahl
Dr Anthony Bertram
Dr Richard Conway
Dr Stuart Deane 
Dr Sami Haddad 
Dr David Leinkram
Dr Lydia Lim 

Related services

The Department provides 24 hr Emergency On-call service through the Accident and Emergency Department of Westmead Hospital for Maxillofacial Trauma and Facial Infections.


Westmead Centre for Oral Health is situated at Westmead Hospital on Darcy Road, Westmead.

You will find information about parking and public transport options on the Getting to Westmead Hospital webpage. 

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