Mr Edward Nguyen is a registered specialist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon from Melbourne, holding both dental and medical degrees with honours, and consults out of East Melbourne and Footscray.

He provides the full range of surgical services including removal of teeth and wisdom teeth, dental implants, corrective jaw (orthognathic) surgery, head and neck pathology and facial trauma. Mr Nguyen has a subspecialty interest in the management of oral pathology and has completed a head and neck fellowship in New Zealand.

He has public appointments at Austin and Western Hospitals where he is a member of the head and neck multidisciplinary teams, and is involved in the training of registrars.

Edward also has a keen interest in research, having presented nationally and internationally, and published a number of articles in international peer-reviewed journals on the subjects of nerve injuries in third molar surgery, facial trauma and oral cancer.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Freemasons Albert Street


Epworth Freemasons Victoria Parade


Epworth Hawthorn

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Suite 1 124 Grey St
East Melbourne VIC 3002

Consulting Location

33 Ryan Street
Footscray VIC 3011

Special interests

  • Head and Neck Surgery - in particular oral cancer and salivary gland pathology
  • Corrective jaw (orthognathic) surgery - for cosmesis and function including OSA
  • Facial Trauma - extensive experience in the management of complex facial trauma
  • Dental Implantology - to aid in the restoration of dental function and aesthetics


  • BDSc (Hons)
  • MBBS (Hons)

Professional Associations

  • ADA
  • MCNZ
The Institute groups together surgical sub-specialties of dental, dermatology, opthalmology, oral and maxillofacial, otolaryngology (ear, nose, throat) and plastic surgery.