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Oral and maxillofacial surgery claims

If you or your family have suffered a serious injury as a result of negligent oral and maxillofacial surgery, our team of expert medical negligence solicitors can help you pursue a claim for compensation.

To speak with one of our oral and maxillofacial surgery negligence experts call 0800 358 3848 or complete our online enquiry form.

Oral and maxillofacial surgery is the surgical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the mouth, jaws, face and neck. The specialties include:

  • Cancers of the neck and of the head
  • Cosmetic surgery on the face
  • Surgery on the craniofacial area for adults or for children
  • Trauma on the cranio-maxillofacial area

Common treatments involve:

  • Surgery for all types of jaw correction, and reconstruction of facial symmetry
  • Surgical treatment for sleep apnoea,
  • Genioplasty (cosmetic correction of the jaw)
  • Cosmetic surgery performed either on the neck or on the head for example a rhinoplasty, (nasal operation) or otoplasty, (operation to correct enlarged, deformed ears)
  • Dental implants

Why choose Fieldfisher's medical negligence team?

Settlements

We achieve record damages for people suffering serious injury following medical negligence. Last year, we recovered more than £200m in compensation claims.

Experience

We have more than 30 years' experience pursuing claims for people injured by medical negligence, clinical negligence, medical accidents and medical mistakes.

Recognised

We are ranked top tier in leading legal directories and regularly recognised in industry awards. We are accredited by APIL, panel members of AvMA and members of the Law Society’s Clinical Negligence Panel.

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For a free, no obligation call with one of our medical negligence experts, please dial 0800 358 3848 or complete our online enquiry form.