Dental and Maxillofacial Surgery | Departments | Liaquat National Hospital and Medical College

Department of Dental and Maxillofacial Surgery

The Dental and Maxillofacial Surgery Department is equipped with comprehensive and technologically advanced resources. Our dental and maxillofacial surgeons provide a full range of clinical services.

We have not only been successfully treating challenging cases with latest techniques such as Distraction Osteogenesis, surgical cases of Dental facial deformities, Endoscopic procedures for Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders but also cater to a lot of mid facial trauma including Orbital fractures and Frontal sinus defects.

Oral cancer, a rapidly increasingly phenomena is taken care of, with its surgical planning and reconstruction aspects in liaison with other specialties.

In addition, we have other dental facilities for general dental practice which include basic and specialized Orthodontic, Operative Dentistry as well as Endodontics. Minor oral surgical procedures like biopsies, apicectomy, cyst enucleation with curettage, bone grafting, surgical extraction of wisdom teeth, alveoloplasty and advanced periodontal treatment are also carried out.


Dr. Tauqir Ul Islam
Head of Department,
Associate Professor

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Dr. Sheikh Haroon Shah
Assistant Professor,
Operative Dentistry & Endodontics

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Dr. Syed Tahir Husain
Assistant Professor & Maxillofacial Surgeon

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Scaling and polishing
Dental implants
Management of Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder
Restorative procedures including Root Canal treatment, Crown and bridge work and Veneers
Teeth bleaching
Dental fillings with amalgam, composite and GIC
Fabrication of obturators, functional appliances, cast metal frame dentures and post-surgical prosthesis, appliance for naso-alveolar molding in infants
Sinus lift procedures
Education and Training

We offer FCPS residency program in oral and maxillofacial surgery for trainees which is accredited by the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan.
We also hold journal clubs, workshops as well as Continued Medical Education symposiums to keep our trainees up to date with the latest advancements in the field.

Contact information

Please call us on 021-34412278 & 021-34412710.