Boulcott Hospital is located on
High Street, Lower Hutt - next to Hutt Hospital.
You can find a map here.
Oral and maxillofacial surgery is the surgical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the mouth, jaws, face and neck.
An Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon is qualified in both dentistry (BDS) and medicine (MBChB), they subsequently undergo 1-2 years of general surgical training and 3-4 years of advanced specialist surgical training, and may complete a post graduate degree during this time (MDS(OMS)). On completion of training, they undergo their final fellowship examinations (FRACDS(OMS)).
The scope of practice is broad, services available at Boulcott Hospital include: