Mr Edward Larkin

Mr Edward Larkin

Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Edward Larkin at Spire include:

Oral and maxillofacial surgery

Other treatments

  • Impacted teeth
  • Oral surgery
  • Salivary gland disease
  • Facial trauma
  • Head and neck disorders

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Professional profile

I have been a consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon in Edinburgh for 10 years, but was a consultant in the West Midlands for seven years before moving North.

I hold a medical degree from the University of Cambridge and trained in Glasgow and North Wales with periods of time in Amsterdam and Salt Lake City, Utah.

I have extensive experience over a wide range of clinical areas and was a Reservist deployed to serve in Afghanistan in 2014.

I remain the only military surgeon from a Head and Neck specialty to serve in Camp Bastion for the last six years.

Clinical Interests

Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Facial surgery

Head & Neck oncology Dento-alveolar surgery including impacted wisdom teeth Facial trauma with a particular interest in post-traumatic deformity Salivary gland surgery Military Surgery

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of England
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Royal Society of Medicine
British Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
British Association of Head & Neck Oncologists

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon, NHS Lothian
Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh
Consultant Surgeon, Ministry of Defence

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Personal Profile

I am married to a local GP and have two grown up sons.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0131 334 0363