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Professor Andrew Sidebottom is a leading consultant oral and maxillofacial surgeon. He practices at BMI The Park Hospital, BMI The Lincoln Hospital and the Spire Nottingham Hospital. His primary clinical interests include temporomandibular joint disease, facial deformity surgery, facial cosmetic surgery, dental implant rehabilitation and oral surgery.

Professor Andrew Sidebottom is one of only eight surgeons in the UK who provides over ten TMJ Joint Replacement procedures yearly, and he has performed over 300 alloplastic joint replacements. His expertise covers all aspects of the management of TMJ pain and surgery. He is also an honorary assistant professor at the University of Nottingham. Professor Sidebottom has been a consultant in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, since 2001. Professor Andrew Sidebottom qualified BDS with honours in Bristol 1986 and subsequently MBChB with honours in Birmingham 1993.

He attained the Fellowship in Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FDSRCS) in 1992 and the Fellowship of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons (FRCS) in 1995. Professor Sidebottom carried out oral surgery training in Birmingham and Liverpool from 1986 to 1989, as well as basic surgical training in Bristol from 1994 to 1996. He also completed higher surgical training in oral and maxillofacial Surgery in Liverpool from 1996 to 2001. Professor Sidebottom passed the exit FRCS in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery {FRCS (OMFS)} with the Gold Medal in 2000.

Professor Sidebottom is in the top 10% providers of TMJ replacement in the world and he is also the lead author of the UK National Guidelines for TMJ Replacement. He is an associate editor in temporomandibular joint surgery for the British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He referees articles for the European Journal of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery (EJCMFS) and the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (IJOMS).

Professor Sidebottom has given over 150 international scientific presentations and over 70 international invited lectures. This includes keynote lectures at the British, European and International Association Annual Scientific conferences. He is an active researcher and has written 23 book chapters, including for Gray’s Anatomy on TMJ, as well as 78 peer-reviewed papers.

Especialista en

TMJ Surgery


Wisdom teeth


Oral surgery

What is oral surgery? Oral surgery is a surgical operation performed in the oral cavity (teeth, mucous membranes and accessory tissue) to resol...

Facial reconstruction

What is facial reconstruction? Microsurgical facial reconstruction encompasses various surgical techniques that are used to treat both congenit...

Tongue tie


Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Bone reconstruction
  • Chin surgery (mentoplasty)
  • Chronic headache
  • Cleft palate
  • Dental bone grafts
  • Dental implants
  • Dental implants maintenance
  • Facelift
  • Facial implants
  • Facial plastic surgery
  • Facial reconstruction
  • Impacted tooth
  • Malocclusion
  • Neck lift
  • Neuralgia
  • Night guard
  • Oral medicine
  • Oral surgery
  • Orthognathic surgery
  • Periodontal Surgery
  • Sjogren's syndrome
  • Skin cancer on face
  • Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ)
  • Tongue tie
  • Tooth restoration
  • Wisdom teeth
  • Zygomatic implants

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  • BMI The Park Hospital
    Sherwood Lodge Drive Burntstump Country Park NG5 8RX - Nottingham
    (+44) 01156787711
  • Spire Nottingham Hospital
    Tollerton Lane NG12 4GA - Nottingham
    (+44) 01156787712
  • BMI The Lincoln Hospital
    Nettleham Road LN2 1QU - Lincoln
    (+44) 01156787711
  • The Smile Centre Dental Surgery
    5 Victoria Embankment NG2 2JY - Nottingham
    (+44) 01156787713

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