Mr Andrew Sidebottom

Mr Andrew Sidebottom

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Consultant
BDS (hons), MBChb (hons), FRCS (Eng), FRCS (OMFS)

Practising at

Spire Nottingham Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Andrew Sidebottom at Spire include:

Oral and maxillofacial surgery

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Professional profile

I’m the secretary of the British Association of TMJ Surgeons as well as being a foundation member and former president (2012-13), of the European Society for TMJ Surgery.

I’m also the invited specialist adviser for TMJ replacement for the National Institute for Health Care and Excellence (NICE) and an internationally invited speaker in TMJ surgery.

I’m one of only eight surgeons in the UK who’s currently providing significant numbers of TMJ Joint Replacements, having written the National Guidelines for TMJ Replacement and sitting in the top 20 providers of TMJ replacement in the world.

Research interests: I referee articles for the British, European and International Journals of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and for Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine and Oral Pathology. I’m also section editor and specialist adviser in TMJ surgery for the British Journal. I’ve also written 2 book chapters, 28 peer reviewed papers and given 44 international scientific presentations. I’m also an internationally invited key note speaker on TMJ replacement.

Clinical Interests

Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Maxillofacial surgery
Oral surgery

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Qualification and professional memberships

BDS / University of Bristol / 1986
Bachelor of Dentistry

FDSRCS part 1 / Edinburgh / 1987
Faculty of Dental Surgery

FDSRCS part 2 / UK / 1992
Faculty of Dental Surgery

MB ChB / University of Birmingham Medical School / 1993
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

FRCS / UK / 1995
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons

FRCS (OMFS) / UK / 2000
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (OMFS)

Professional memberships

British Medical Association
British Association Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
British Association TMJ Surgeons
European Society TMJ Surgery
Dental Protection Society
American Society TMJ Surgery
Association Facial Plastic Surgeons
Royal College of Surgeons

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Current NHS posts

Nottingham University Hospitals

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Private contact details

Telephone For appointments at Spire Nottingham Hospital 0115 937 7801