Mr Peter Ayliffe

Dr Peter AyliffeTel: 020 3447 2149
Fax: 020 3447 9855

Location:
University College Hospital; Eastman Dental Hospital

Specialities:
Head and Neck Centre

Professional background

Mr Ayliffe is a Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon at University College London Hospitals and Great Ormond Street Hospital London. He qualified in Dentistry from the Royal Dental Hospital, University of London in 1982 (BDS Lond) and qualified in Medicine from St Georges Hospital Medical School in 1993 (MB BS Lond). He holds the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, the specialist Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Fellowship in Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of England as well as a Licentiate in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He is an honorary Senior Lecturer at The Institute of Child Health at the University of London and is a member of the faculty for the Fellowship exam at the Royal College of Surgeons of England.   

Mr Ayliffe was formally appointed to Grampian Health Authority and the University of Aberdeen as a Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon and Senior Lecturer in January 2001 and subsequently moved to University College London Hospitals and Great Ormond Street Hospital London in 2002. He is specifically contracted as a specialist in facial deformity and facial trauma.

Research interests

Diagnosis and management of facial injuries, head and neck cancers, salivary gland diseases, facial disproportion, facial pain, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders, impacted teeth, cysts and tumours of the jaws as well as numerous problems affecting the oral mucosa such as mouth ulcers and infections.   

Cosmetic surgery.  Operations and other procedures that revise or change the appearance, colour, texture, structure or position of facial features.  Application of facial fillers.

Publications

Mr Ayliffe has produced a number of publications for peer reviewed journals, original scientific and clinical research papers and book chapters.

GMC/GDC number: 3565809