Sydney Oral & Facial Surgery was established in 1997 by Dr Lydia Lim and in 2002, Dr Leesa Rix joined the practice.
Today, it is a highly regarded referral based surgical practice in Sydney’s North Shore specialising in Oral Surgery, Dental Implant Surgery and Corrective Jaw Surgery.
Dr Lydia Lim is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and in addition to providing Oral Surgery services she is known of her expertise in Corrective Jaw Surgery. Her practice also has a special focus on Dental Implant Surgery including cases requiring bone augmentation.
Dr Leesa Rix is an Oral Surgeon and has considerable experience in performing the full range of Oral Surgery procedures. Dr Rix has obtained further training with certification in intravenous sedation allowing her to provide her patients with the best possible experience.
Our practice is located in Chatswood consisting of modern consulting rooms and surgical suites where we offer surgery under local anaesthetic and intravenous sedation. Our surgeons operate at several reputable private hospitals in Sydney’s North Shore including the Sydney Adventist Hospital, Dalcross Private Hospital and Hunters Hill Private Hospital. We have a team of highly trained specialist anaesthetists that work with our doctors on a regular basis.
Our professional support team include a Practice Manager, Receptionists, Registered Nurses and Surgical Assistants. Our well trained staff follow strict infection control guidelines maintaining National Health and Medical Research (NHMRC) standards within the surgical suites and sterilizing processes. We regularly attend training courses to update our skills including annual on-site training for medical emergencies, CPR and Infection Control. All our equipment is contemporary and undergo regular maintainence and compliance tests.