What is it?
Oral surgery includes the diagnosis, surgical and related treatment of diseases, injuries and defects involving the functional and aesthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissues of the head, mouth, teeth, gums, jaws and neck.
Oral Surgeons have an additional three years of unique specialist training following an undergraduate qualification in Dentistry.
OUR Dental Surgeon
Dr. Justin Maloney
B.Dent.Sc., MFD RCSI, D.Ch.Dent. (Oral Surgery), FFD RCSI (OS)
Justin qualified from Trinity in 1988 and worked for 18 years as a general dentist, the last 10 of which were in his own practice. He then worked for 2 years as a senior house officer in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Sheffield and Dublin followed by three years as an oral surgery specialist registrar leading to the D.Ch.Dent. (Oral Surgery) qualification. He is on the Oral Surgery specialist register and has also obtained a fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons Faculty of Dentistry.