+44 (0)20 7407 3100

Treatments & Specialties

Consultant in Oral Medicine & Facial Pain

Dr Timothy Poate

Dr Timothy Poate

Consultant in Oral Medicine & Facial Pain

Oral medicine

Dr Tim Poate is a Consultant in Oral Medicine at King’s College Hospital in London. He completed his dental training at Guy’s Hospital in 1990 and completed medical training at St Bartholomew’s Hospital in 1996. He then returned to Guy’s Hospital for specialist training in Oral Medicine before being appointed consultant at King’s College Hospital in 2008.

 

He has expertise in the full range of Oral Medicine including oral ulceration, lichen planus, oral mucosal lesions, lumps and bumps in the mouth, disorders of the tongue, premalignant conditions, white patches, red patches, dry mouth, taste disorders, orofacial granulomatosis and oral manifestations of systemic disease and drugs.
Dr Poate also has considerable expertise in the management of facial pain. He is a member of the very successful temporomandibular joint multi-disciplinary team at King’s and also runs a multi-disciplinary facial pain clinic at King’s College Hospital for patients with TMJ disorders, burning mouth syndrome and other chronic facial pains.

Special interests

Oral medicine: oral ulceration, white patches, red patches, oral cancer, oral infections, dry mouth, salivary gland disorders, medical conditions of the mouth. Facial pain: TMJ disorders, Burning Mouth Syndrome, trigeminal neuralgia, chronic facial pain.

Consulting Address

Sevenoaks Medical Centre

Beadle House

Sevenoaks, Kent

TN13 2JD

Consulting Sessions:

Ad hoc at The Shard and Sevenoaks

Secretary:

Lindsay Bannister

Telephone:

01689 821736

Fax:

Email:

poate@btinternet.com

Website:

www.oralmedicinelondon.co.uk

Qualifications:

MBBS BDS FDS RCS FDS RCS (OMed) MRCS FHEA

NHS Base:

King's College Hospital