Facial Palsy Multidisciplinary Teams (MDT)

This list provides information on facial palsy health services provided by multidisciplinary teams in the UK only. It is not an endorsement or recommendation of the services listed. If your multidisciplinary team's service is missing please do let us know.

Key:
Adults Only MDT Adults
Children Only MDT Children
All Ages MDT All Ages

Specialist Centre: Addenbrookes Plastic Surgery Dept

Address:

Addenbrookes Plastic Surgery Dept
Hills Rd
Cambridge
CB2 0QQ

MDT Type:

Face to Face

Informal, communicate as required

Virtual

How often does the MDT meet?

Monthly

Who is in the MDT network?

ENT

Maxillofacial Surgery

Neurology

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmic

Paediatrics

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology

Speech and Language Therapy

Offered:

Chemodenervation, e.g. Botox

Facial Neuromuscular Retraining

Imaging

Occuloplastic surgery

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology - all

Psychology – restricted

EMG on site:

Yes

Patient group:

Both Adults and Children

Referral should be made to:

Richard Price

Dept of Plastic Surgery (Box 186),
Addenbrookes Hospital,
Hills Rd,
Cambridge.
CB2 0QQ

Specialist Centre: Alder Hey Childrens’ NHS trust

Address:

Alder Hey Childrens’ NHS trust
Eaton Road,
Liverpool,
L12 2AP

MDT Type:

Face to Face

Informal, communicate as required

Virtual

How often does the MDT meet?

3 monthly face to face

Who is in the MDT network?

ENT

Maxillofacial Surgery

Neurology

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmic

Paediatrics

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology

Speech and Language Therapy

Offered:

Chemodenervation, e.g. Botox

Facial Neuromuscular Retraining

Imaging

Occuloplastic surgery

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology - all

Psychology – restricted

EMG on site:

Yes

Patient group:

Children

Referral should be made to:

Plastic Surgery Dept.

Alder Hey Childrens’ NHS foundation trust,
Eaton Road,
Liverpool,
L12 2AP

Specialist Centre: Guy’s & St. Thomas’ NHS Trust Hospital

Address:

Guy’s & St. Thomas’ NHS Trust Hospital
Great Maze Pond,
London. SE1 9RT

MDT Type:

Face to Face

Informal, communicate as required

Virtual

How often does the MDT meet?

Weekly for Adults, Bi-monthly for Children.

Who is in the MDT network?

ENT

Maxillofacial Surgery

Neurology

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmic

Paediatrics

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology

Speech and Language Therapy

Offered:

Chemodenervation, e.g. Botox

Facial Neuromuscular Retraining

Imaging

Occuloplastic surgery

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology - all

Psychology – restricted

EMG on site:

Yes

Patient group:

Both Adults and Children

Referral should be made to:

Adults:
Rupert Obholzer/ Chris Skilbeck/ William Townley

Children:
Norma Timoney

Specialist Centre: John Radcliffe Hospital

Address:

John Radcliffe Hospital
Headley Way,
Headington,
Oxford
OX3 9DU

MDT Type:

Face to Face

Informal, communicate as required

Virtual

How often does the MDT meet?

Once a month

Who is in the MDT network?

ENT

Maxillofacial Surgery

Neurology

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmic

Paediatrics

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology

Speech and Language Therapy

Offered:

Chemodenervation, e.g. Botox

Facial Neuromuscular Retraining

Imaging

Occuloplastic surgery

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology - all

Psychology – restricted

EMG on site:

Yes

Patient group:

Both Adults and Children

Referral should be made to:

David Johnson, Consultant Plastic Surgeon

Specialist Centre: Manchester Royal Infirmary

Address:

Manchester Royal Infirmary
Oxford Rd,
Manchester.
M13 9WL

MDT Type:

Face to Face

Informal, communicate as required

Virtual

How often does the MDT meet?

Who is in the MDT network?

ENT

Maxillofacial Surgery

Neurology

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmic

Paediatrics

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology

Speech and Language Therapy

Offered:

Chemodenervation, e.g. Botox

Facial Neuromuscular Retraining

Imaging

Occuloplastic surgery

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology - all

Psychology – restricted

EMG on site:

Yes

Patient group:

Adults

Referral should be made to:

Professor S A Sadiq

Manchester Royal Infirmary.
Oxford Rd,
Manchester.
M13 9WL

Specialist Centre: Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital

Address:

Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital
Colney Ln,
Norwich.
NR4 7UY

MDT Type:

Face to Face

Informal, communicate as required

Virtual

How often does the MDT meet?

Planned for 2020

Who is in the MDT network?

ENT

Maxillofacial Surgery

Neurology

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmic

Paediatrics

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology

Speech and Language Therapy

Offered:

Chemodenervation, e.g. Botox

Facial Neuromuscular Retraining

Imaging

Occuloplastic surgery

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology - all

Psychology – restricted

EMG on site:

Yes

Patient group:

Both Adults and Children

Referral should be made to:

ENT Dept.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital,
Colney Ln,
Norwich.
NR4 7UY

Specialist Centre: Queen Victoria Hospital Facial Palsy Unit

Address:

Queen Victoria Hospital Facial Palsy Unit
Holtye Road,
East Grinstead,
RH19 3DZ

MDT Type:

Face to Face

Informal, communicate as required

Virtual

How often does the MDT meet?

Five times per month

Who is in the MDT network?

ENT

Maxillofacial Surgery

Neurology

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmic

Paediatrics

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology

Speech and Language Therapy

Offered:

Chemodenervation, e.g. Botox

Facial Neuromuscular Retraining

Imaging

Occuloplastic surgery

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology - all

Psychology – restricted

EMG on site:

No

Patient group:

Both Adults and Children

Referral should be made to:

Plastic Surgery Dept.

QVH Facial Palsy Unit,
Queen Victoria Hospital,
Holtye Road,
East Grinstead.
RH19 3DZ

Specialist Centre: St Andrew’s Centre of Plastic Surgery

Address:

St Andrew’s Centre of Plastic Surgery
Broomfield Hospital,
Court Road,
Chelmsford.
CM1 7ET.

MDT Type:

Face to Face

Informal, communicate as required

Virtual

How often does the MDT meet?

On Alternative Mondays

Who is in the MDT network?

ENT

Maxillofacial Surgery

Neurology

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmic

Paediatrics

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology

Speech and Language Therapy

Offered:

Chemodenervation, e.g. Botox

Facial Neuromuscular Retraining

Imaging

Occuloplastic surgery

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology - all

Psychology – restricted

EMG on site:

Yes

Patient group:

Both Adults and Children

Referral should be made to:

Kallirroi Tzafetta

Consultant Plastic Surgeon,
Broomfield Hospital,
Chelmsford.
CM1 7ET

Specialist Centre: St Helens & Knowsley Hospitals NHS

Address:

St Helens & Knowsley Hospitals NHS
Whiston Hospital,
Merseyside,
L35 5DR.

MDT Type:

Face to Face

Informal, communicate as required

Virtual

How often does the MDT meet?

No MDT

Who is in the MDT network?

ENT

Maxillofacial Surgery

Neurology

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmic

Paediatrics

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology

Speech and Language Therapy

Offered:

Chemodenervation, e.g. Botox

Facial Neuromuscular Retraining

Imaging

Occuloplastic surgery

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology - all

Psychology – restricted

EMG on site:

Yes

Patient group:

Adults

Referral should be made to:

Mr Benson or Mrs Harper-Machin, Consultant Plastic Surgeons.

Specialist Centre: St Johns Hospital

Address:

St Johns Hospital
Howden W Rd,
Livingston.
EH54 6PP

MDT Type:

Face to Face

Informal, communicate as required

Virtual

How often does the MDT meet?

No specific MDT yet.

Who is in the MDT network?

ENT

Maxillofacial Surgery

Neurology

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmic

Paediatrics

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology

Speech and Language Therapy

Offered:

Chemodenervation, e.g. Botox

Facial Neuromuscular Retraining

Imaging

Occuloplastic surgery

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology - all

Psychology – restricted

EMG on site:

Yes

Patient group:

Both Adults and Children

Referral should be made to:

Plastic Surgery Dept.

St Johns Hospital,
Howden W Rd,
Livingston.
EH54 6PP

Specialist Centre: The National Hospital of Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN)

Address:

The National Hospital of Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN)
Queen Square,
Holborn,
London.
WC1N 3BG

MDT Type:

Face to Face

Informal, communicate as required

Virtual

How often does the MDT meet?

Monthly. All Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital appointments are face to face. Al initial assessments in the Complex Facial Clinic are face to face. Some follow ups are via skype if the patient requests due to location/travel.

Who is in the MDT network?

ENT

Maxillofacial Surgery

Neurology

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmic

Paediatrics

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology

Speech and Language Therapy

Offered:

Chemodenervation, e.g. Botox

Facial Neuromuscular Retraining

Imaging

Occuloplastic surgery

Physiotherapy

Plastic surgery

Psychology - all

Psychology – restricted

EMG on site:

No

Patient group:

Both Adults and Children

Referral should be made to:

Treatment predominantly for Adults and Children 15/16 year old upwards.

Complex Facial Clinic,
Queen Square,
Holborn,
London.
WC1N 3BG