Consultant Profile

Mr John Cooper

Mr John Cooper BDS HONS U.Lond, FDSRCS Edin, FDSRCS Eng
Practicing at:
Spire Liverpool Hospital
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery
    • Maxillofacial surgery
    • Oral Surgery
Special clinical interests:

Temporomandibular joint disorders and
orofacial pain (Sub-speciality)
Dento-alveolar surgery (Sub-speciality)
Oral surgery and Oral medicine 

Research interests:

Temporomandibular joint disorders - including minimally invasive temporomandibular joint surgery with arthroscopy and more major open temporomandibular joint articular surgery.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Regional Centre for Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital Aintree, and Paediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Unit, Alder Hey Children's Hospital.

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Member British Dental Association
Fellow - British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Sugeons
Fellow - International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Fellow - Royal Society of Medicine
Fellow - Royal College of Surgeons of England
Fellow - Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
07514 778964 - Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm. After 7pm or weekends (I Cooper) – 0151 428 5194
Private secretary:
Miss Jessica Middleton
Private secretary telephone number:
07514 778964
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Wednesday Am/Pm - Saturday Am
Background Information 
Professional profile:

I have been a Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon since 1979 with current sessions in the regional centre for Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital Aintree and also in the Paediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Unit at Alder Hey Children's Hospital with previous sessions at Broadgreen Hospital and Whiston Hospital. I am also an Honorary Lecturer in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the School of Dental Surgery, University of Liverpool.

My current interests relate to jaw and facial trauma (paediatrics and adult) and oral surgery together with orofacial pain and the medical and surgical management of temporomandibular joint disorders including the use of arthroscopy, cryotherapy and open articular surgery. I also have a specialised interest in medico-legal reports for solicitors and various organisations. I am also a recognised first tier expert on medico-legal matters, pertaining to the speciality of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, by the Association of Personal Injuries Lawyers in Nottingham.

Personal profile:

I am married with two children and three grandchildren. My daughter is a schoolteacher for under-11s while my son is currently a post-Ph.D. Research Worker in English Literature at Lancaster University.

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Mr John Cooper

Mr John Cooper Oral and maxillofacial surgery Consultant, Liverpool, private hospital specialist.

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