Colne Dental Care are delighted to offer a private consultant led Oral Surgery and Oral Medicine Clinic.
We accept referrals from your GP or dentist and patients can also self refer themselves to the service by contacting the reception team.
These clinics will be held on Wednesday’s and Thursday’s.
Oral Surgery & Medicine
- Difficult extractions
- Impacted Wisdom teeth (CT scan can be taken on site where deemed necessary)
- Sinus repairs
- Trigeminal neuralgia and atypical facial pain
- Alveolar bone remodelling for preoperative denture preparation
- Removal of and if necessary benign soft tissue lesions including suspected denture hyperplasia, FEP, lichen planus, frictional keratosis
- Botox and Dermal fillers
- Hyerhidrosis treatments for excessive under arm sweating
- Removal of small facial blemishes
Mr Chiu’s Special Interests and Research
Mr Chiu has a specialist interest in facial deformity, facial trauma and reconstruction. He is one of the Chief Investigators for the Saving Faces research charity and is an Associate Editor for the British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Mr Chiu’s Professional Background
Geoff is based at Royal Blackburn Hospital and Royal Bolton Hospital. He will be attending Colne dental care to hold private clinics. Mr Chiu studied Dentistry at the University of Manchester obtaining a BDS in 1997. He was awarded the MFDS from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1999. He went onto study Medicine at Leeds University qualifying with a MB ChB in 2003. The MRCS was awarded in 2005. Specialty surgical training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery was undertaken in the North West of England. During his training, he obtained a Post Graduate Certificate in Medical Education (PGCert MedEd) from the University of Dundee in 2009 and a Masters in Surgical Science from the University of Oxford in 2012. Mr Chiu has fellowship in facial aesthetics and reconstruction.
Intra oral soft tissue lesions
Surgical removal of teeth
Sinus lift + materials
Small skin procedures
Facial Pain and TMJ consultations
Single Arch + £99 radiographic report
Dual arch + £99 radiographic report
Masseter Muscle/slimming of the face
A THOROUGH CONSULATION WILL TAKE PLACE BEFORE UNDERGOING ANY TREATMENT
Referral letters should be sent to:
Patient details – Address/ DOB/ Contact details
Nature and time scale of complaint and any relevant diagnostic aids taken –i.e radiographs
Recent medical history