Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is surgery to correct a wide spectrum of diseases, injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region.
We offer an Orthopantomogram (OPG) Service, also known as an "orthopantogram" or "panorex", which is a panoramic scanning dental X-ray of the upper and lower jaw. It shows a two-dimensional view of a half-circle from ear to ear. To make an appointment for an OPG only, please call us on: 061 490560
The range of activity available at the hospital includes the management and treatment of the following: Lesions and Diseases of the Mouth, Face, Neck and Jaws Removal of Impacted Teeth Removal of Impacted Wisdom Teeth Cysts of the Jaws Facial Pain Exposures Clearance Apicectomy Access to Service:
Please note that a referral letter from a GP / Dentist will be required for each patient attending the consultant.
Mr Michael Gilbride has established expertise and interest in the specialist areas of
Head and Neck Cancers
Salivary Gland disease