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Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Christopher Avery at Spire include:
Mr Avery perfoms facial, head and neck, oral and maxillofacial surgery and treats head and neck cancer including cancer of the oral cavity and jaws.
I studied dentistry at Bristol and read medicine at Cambridge. I was awarded the Gold medal of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. My surgical training has included general surgery and transplant surgery. I was awarded the general surgical FRCS in 1994. I have also undertaken higher surgical training in oral and maxillofacial surgery, specialising in oncology and trauma surgery.
I was was awarded the FRCS in maxillofacial surgery in 1999 and have certification for the specialist surgical lists in maxillofacial surgery, oral surgery and surgical dentistry. I was awarded a Master of Surgery (MChir) degree from Cambridge University in 2006 for my research into facial reconstruction and free flap donor site morbidity.
General interests include minor oral surgery and oral mucosal disease. My special interests include oral cancer, salivary gland surgery, facial trauma and facial dermatosurgery. I also undertakes dental extractions under general anaesthetic (on a day-case patient basis) for patients declining dental treatment under local anaesthetic or sedation.
I am Chairman of the University Hospitals of Leicester Head and Neck Multidisciplinary Team.
Head and neck surgery
Head and neck oncology
Special Clinical Interests: Head and neck cancer including cancer of the oral cavity and jaws. Salivary gland surgery, particularly parotid gland. Facial and orbital trauma. Facial skin surgery. General anaesthetic dental extraction service.
British Association Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
British Association Head and Neck Oncologists
International Association Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
European Association Facial Plastic Surgeons
Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Honorary Senior Lecturer, Department of Oncology and Molecular Medicine, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust - Leicester Royal Infirmary.Back to top
I am a keen sportsman and enjoy squash, cricket and football.Back to top
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