Mr Steve Watt-Smith is a Maxillofacial Surgeon working in private practice, postgraduate Maxillofacial education at the Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, and research.
Currently he is a Honary Senior Lecturer at University College London, teaching post-graduates at the Eastman Dental Institute.
His clinical practice involves all aspects of Maxillofacial reconstruction. He has recently taken early retirement from a full-time NHS post as a surgeon completing two major all-day operating lists per week.
His specialist interests are related to ablative and reconstructive head and neck surgery. This includes imaging, data analysis including 3D volume assessment of tumours, coagulopathies and construction of CT/MRI derived surgical models. The engineering enables customized cranio-facial prostheses to be manufactured preoperatively.
His medico-legal practice involves 75% defense work of the medical negligence cases.
The following CPD activities have been completed since January 2002 and are specifically listed to comply with RCS England regulations; The European Society of Craniofacial Surgery Meeting 11 hours, Gothenburg, September 27-29, 2012
British Association of Head & Neck Oncologists, British Association of Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgeons, British Association of Plastic Surgeons, British Dental Association, British Medical Association, Cranio-Facial Society of Great Britain, European Society of Head & Neck Radiology, Royal Society of Medicine, Radiological Society North America & British Society of Head and Neck Imaging.