Consultant Profile

Mr Chris Penfold

Mr Chris Penfold MB BS, BDS, FRCS (Ed), FDRCS (Ed), FDRCS (Eng)
Practicing at:
Spire Yale Hospital
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery
    • Facial surgery
Special clinical interests:

Aesthetic facial surgery, cleft lip, palate and facial deformity. Oral surgery. Head and neck oncology. Skin cancer and salivary gland surgery.

Research interests:

Cleft lip and palate. Oral cancer.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Glan Clwyd Hospital Rhyl.
Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, North East Wales NHS Trust, (Wrexham Maelor Hospital)
Consultant Cleft Lip Palate Surgeon, Alder Hey Childrens Hospital, Liverpool.

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

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists
Craniofacial Society of Great Britain
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists
Craniofacial Society of Great Britain

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0808 168 2882
Private secretary:
Ella Ferris
Private secretary telephone number:
01978 268050
Private secretary fax:
01978 291397
Private secretary email address:
Friday pm
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Penfold graduated in 1988 and trained in oral and maxillofacial surgery at King's College Hospital and Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead. He is a member of the North Wales cleft, lip and palate team based at the Wrexham Maelor Hospital. Mr Penfold has published research papers in his field of specialism on head and neck cancer and salivary gland disease, cleft lip.

Personal profile:

Mr Penfold has an organic farm and believes in woodland preservation. He is also a member of the Welsh Black Cattle Society.

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Mr Chris Penfold

Mr Chris Penfold Oral and maxillofacial surgery Consultant, Wrexham, private hospital specialist.

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