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Mr Tim K. Blackburn

Consultant Oral Maxillo-Facial/Head & Neck/Facial Plastic Surgeon


MBBS(Hons)Lon, BDS(Hons)Lon, FDSRCS(Eng), FRCS(Clin. Surg. in Gen.)Ed, FRCS(OMFS)Ed,

Special interest

  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology including skin lesions.
  • Head & Neck Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery / Non-Surgical Treatments
  • Facial Microneurovascular Reanimation Surgery for Facial Palsy
  • Facial Rehabilitation with Endosseous and Facial Custom Implants
  • 3D Computer Planning
  • Stereotactic Navigation Surgery.


Specialist training: Registered as a specialist Facial Surgeon with the General Medical Council. Medical and dental degrees at King’s College London graduating with four distinctions and 3 prizes (including Cheyne-Edwards Surgery Prize).

Surgical training: Basic – KCL, London; Higher training – Liverpool. 2006 Intercollegiate Gold Medal Speciality Exit examination. 2006/7 Interface head & neck surgery fellowship, Manchester (OMFS, ENT & Plastic Surgery).

Visiting fellowships: Toronto, Ulm Germany, Milan, Glasgow, Boston, Paris.

Subspecialist /multi-disciplinary team memberships: Head & neck oncology, Specialist Skin oncology, Skull base surgery, Facial reanimation, Orbital surgery.

Positions past/present: Secretary-General: International Academy Oral Facial Rehabilitation, Reviewer, International Journal OMFS.

Examiner: Intercollegiate OMFS Specialty Exit Examination.

Member: Association Facial Plastic Surgeons, European Academy Facial Plastic Surgeons, BAOMS Clinical Effectiveness Subcommittee.

Expert panel member: Cochrane Collaboration Honorary clinical lecturer, Manchester University Medical School.

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