Mr Michael Monteiro


Maxillofacial Surgery

Main Speciality

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Clinical interests

Benign and Malignant disease of the head and neck
Lymph node sampling
Salivary gland disease
Dental surgery

Current memberships

British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
British Association of Head and Neck Surgeons
Medical Protection Society
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
Sussex Cancer Network Head and Neck Tumour Group
Brighton and Hove PCT Clinical Dental Reference Group
Brighton and Hove PCT Restorative Dentistry Working Group

Professional Profile

Mr Michael Monteiro is a Consultant in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust. He qualified in dentistry (Guy’s 1996) and medicine (Wales 2000). After completing his Warwick and Worcestershire basic surgical training rotation (general surgery, orthopaedics, ENT, anatomy demonstrating), he completed his higher surgical training on the South Thames rotation (Guy’s, King’s, Guildford, Brighton). He obtained his FDS in 1996, MRCS in 2005 and FRCS (MaxFac) in 2008.

Having worked at three cancer institutes (Guy’s, Royal Surrey County Guildford and Royal Sussex County Brighton), he developed a subspecialty interest in head and neck malignancy and microvascular reconstruction.