Doctor Profile


A/Prof Andrew Heggie

‘’Andrew Heggie obtained his dental and medical degrees from the University of Melbourne in 1977 and 1991 respectively, including a Master’s Degree. He received his oral and maxillofacial surgery training in Melbourne completing his Fellowship in 1983. Andrew undertook a Fellowship in the management of facial deformity at the Northwest Centre for Corrective Jaw Surgery, Providence Medical Centre, Seattle and in facial trauma in 1983 at the University of Washington and Harborview Medical Centre in Seattle. Andrew has been Head of Maxillofacial Surgery the Department of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Royal Children’s Hospital of Melbourne since 1994

Hospital

Specialty

  • Oral and Maxillofacial

Special Interests

  • Facial deformity
  • Craniofacial surgery
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Grafting for implantology

Qualifications

  • BDSc University of Melbourne (1977)
  • MDSc (1980)
  • MBBS University of Melbourne (1991)
  • FRACDS (OMS) & FFDRCS (1983)
  • FRCS (Ed) (2014)

Research

  • ​Jaw distraction for upper airway obstruction
  • ​Outcome in cleft management

Contact Details & For Appointments

Ph
+61 3 9654 4844
Fax
96541307
E
aheggie@mofs.com.au
W
Melbourne Oral and facial surgery

Consulting Address

    • Level 12
    • 63 Exhibition Street
    • Melbourne VIC 3000
    • 428 Riversdale Rd
    • Camberwell VIC 3124
    • 18 Scholar Dr
    • Bundoora VIC 3083

Professional Associations

  • AMA
  • ADA
  • International Association of OMS
  • International Society of Craniofacial Surgeons
  • Australian & New Zealand Association of OMS

Education and Training

  • Associate professor, Department of paediatrics, University of Melbourne
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