'The Faciomaxillary Unit treats disorders of the face, mouth and jaws.
The unit specialises in the management of trauma of the face, facial infections, orthognathic surgery, jaw surgery and dento alveolar surgery'. All specialists have duel qualifications in both medicine and dentistry.
A/Prof Arun Chandu (Head)
A/Prof Kai Lee
Mr Kush Patel
Mr Brent Woods
Mr Graeme Wright
The Faciomaxillary Unit is also involved with the management of Special Needs Dentistry patients through the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne. All Special Needs Dentistry patients requiring inpatient stays are treated at Western Heath under the auspices of the unit. For this service, the unit has won an 'Inspire' award through Western Health.