Address: Suite 5/12 Tryon Rd Lindfield NSW 2070 Australia
Phone: (02) 9416 4809
Dr Kristian van Mourik is a dental and maxillofacial surgeon who has achieved the highest degree of training and skills having certified as a surgeon, a doctor and a dentist. Dr van Mourik's 16 years of study and training have been matched by over 10 years of surgical technique. He concentrates on diagnosing and treating a broad spectrum of conditions affecting the teeth, jaws, head and neck.
Oral and maxillofacial surgeons hold an unusual double qualification as both dental experts and medical doctors. They have the highest level of skills and qualifications for dental surgery treatments. It takes a minimum of 15 years of training to become a dental and maxillofacial surgeon. After acquiring clinical and oral levels, oral and maxillofacial surgeons complete basic surgical training then 4 years of full-time speciality surgical training in oral and maxillofacial surgery.
Dr van Mourik is an approachable dental and maxillofacial surgeon who discusses things clearly. He's an excellent listener and wants you to feel comfortable, so don't hesitate to ask him questions and tell him concerning any worries you may have — he will take the time to answer and manage your issues sensitively. He has a reputation for performing complex surgical procedure to the highest technical standard. His meticulous outcomes are often used as case studies in hospital teaching forums.
Follow-up during your recovery is pivotal to Dr van Mourik's practice. He is scrupulous in monitoring your surgical treatment outcome and wants to ensure you are happy with the result.
He is dedicated to guaranteeing all surgeries are performed to the greatest technical criterion. He concentrates on the best possible chance of smooth recovery and a successful long-term outcome.
Dr van Mourik has lectured and published locally and internationally. He keeps abreast of the current surgical methods and attends medical conferences regularly. He actively remains informed and possesses up to date medical and dental medical skills.
Subspecialty interests include: orthognathic (jaw) surgery, complex wisdom tooth removal, oral implantology, and bone grafting.
Dr van Mourik looks forward to meeting you and giving you the confidence to understand that you're in the most caring, capable and safe hands.