Angelsea OMS Limited
Angelsea OMS Limited is New Zealand's largest oral and maxillofacial surgical centre, with a highly qualified team of surgeons and staff. Angelsea OMS Limited incorporates the latest technologies in a purpose-built facility and offers comprehensive care aiming to leave patients with a positive experience.
Angelsea OMS Limited was created by Peter Clarke and Brian Whitley in 1997 as a specialist oral and maxillofacial surgical centre with a highly experience team.
Anglesea Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Team:
Dr Brian David Whitley
Brian holds a BSc Zoology (University of Canterbury 1979) a BDS, an MDS and a FRACDS from the University of Otago. He has hospital experience in Hamilton as a dental house surgeon, and also as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon at The Royal Berkshire Hospital in the UK. Brian was the Clinical Fellow at the University of Texas Health Science Centre. His interests lie in the fields of pathology, oncology, orthognathic surgery and surgical management of TMJ disorders. Brian Has been involved in dental politics both Chairman of the NZ branch of ANZAOMS and Treasurer of the ANZAOMS Research and Education Foundation, he is also a member of the RACDS NZ Regional Surgical Committee.
Dr Angus Colquhoun
Angus Holds a MBChBS and an MDS from the University of Otago as well as a FRACDS (OMS) and is currently an oral and maxillofacial surgeon at Angelsea OMS Limited. Angus is also a part-time OMS at Waikato Hospital. Angus' intrests lie in neck and head cancers, salivary gland disorders, and facial reconstruction and dental implants. He is a member of the NZ Medical Association, the NZ Dental Association and is a Past-President of the Waikato/BOP branch of the NZ Dental Association, he is also a member of ANZAOMS and a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Dental Surgeons.
Dr Simon Lou
Simon holds a BDS, an MBChB, an MDS from the University of Otago he also passed the FRACDS examinations. Simon has worked as a house surgeon in OMS at Middlemore Hospital in Auckland, has worked as a senior house officer in the UK. He has since trained in head and neck oncology in the UK and was employed as a consultant OMS at the Royal Derby Hospital in Derbyshire, he worked extensively there and now manages all aspects of maxillofacial trauma.
Anglesea OMS Limited Services:
Angelsea OMS Limited offers a range of surgical services including extractions, implants and CT Scans, they also remove abscesses and cysts, undertake corrective jaw surgery, trauma surgery, oncology, salivary gland surgery, TMJ surgery they remove oral and facial lesions, and provide splints and or surgery for sleep apnoea.
The Angelsea OMS Limited team offers significant after-care services as well, to aid in the healing process for their patients. They provide dietary information, medications and post-op instruction for patients who have been administered anaesthetics/sedation.