Department of Maxillofacial Surgery


Department Heads

1. Professor Dr Aung Than
2. Professor Dr Thet Htar Way
3. Professor Dr Thein Nyunt
4. Professor Dr Khin Maung Lwin
MBBS, M.Med.Sc(Surgery), FACS, FICS, FICDE
5. Professor Dr Moe Thuzar
MBBS, M.Med.Sc (Surgery),
Dr.Med.Sc(Oral &Maxillofacial Surgery)
(2009- to date)
Senior teaching faculty
1. AP Dr Win Htun
MBBS, M.Med.Sc (Surgery)
Associate Professor
Junior teaching faculty
1. Dr Myintzu Win 
MBBS, M.Med.Sc(Surgery),MRCS
Senior Consultant
2. Dr May Me Myo
MBBS, M.Med.Sc(Surgery),MRCS
 Junior Consultant

Prescribed Text and References (latest edition)

  1. G.O.Kruger. Textbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. C.V.Mosby Co
  2. Rowe and Wiliiams. Maxillofacial Injuries. Churchill Livingstone Ltd
  3. Charles H. Thorne. Grabb & Smith’s Plastic Surgery. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
4.Fu-Chan Wei. Flaps and Reconstructive Surgery. Sounders
  1. Juan P. Barret-Nerin. Principles and Practice of Burn Surgery. Marcel Dekker.
  2. L.J Peterson. Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Mosby Year book Inc
7.Mathes and Nahai. Reconstructive Surgery; Principle, Anatomy and Technique; Churchill Livingstone  


  1. Evaluation of open reduction interosseous wiring & maxillomandibular fixation and closed reduction, interdental & maxillomandibular fixation in the treatment double fracture of the mandible in Myanmar patients
  2. Comparative study of rotational advancement method (Millard) and Z plasty method (Tennison-Randall) in the primary repair of the unilateral complete cleft lip patients in Yangon General Hospital
  3. Correlation of clinical and pathological tumor characteristics and lymph node metastasis in clinically (No) oral cancer cases
  4. Evaluation of primary synchronous repair of complete bilateral cleft lip and nasal deformity in Myanmar
  5. Comparative study of open reduction with fixation and closed reduction in displaced zygomatic complex facture
  6. The outcome of split skin graft and full thickness skin graft for reconstruction of the cicatricial ectropin eyelids
  7. Outcome of primary palatoplasty in different age groups
  8. Submental island flap in oral cancer soft tissue reconstruction
  9. Comparative study between surgical intervention with buccal fat pad graft reconstruction and intralesional steroid injection in the management of oral submucous fibrosis