Mr Colin Hopper, MD FRSC(Ed) FDSRCS. Senior Lecturer/Consultant Head and Neck Surgeon, University College Hospital

Current Appointment
Senior Lecturer/Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon  UCL Eastman Dental Institute London.
Consultant Head and Neck Surgeon, University College London Hospitals
Senior Research Fellow National Medical Laser Centre London
Qualified Medicine 1980 Dentistry 1976 Guys Hospital
Senior Registrar University College Hospital and Queen Victoria Hospital East Grinstead
Current Appointments
Academic head of unit of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Division of Maxillofacial, Diagnostic, Medical and Surgical Sciences, UCL Eastman Dental Institute London
Honorary Consultant at:-
St Mary's Hospital, London, The Royal Free Hospital, London
The Whittington Hospital, London, The Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London
The Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London
About 100 publications with a recent emphasis on photodynamic therapy and optical diagnostics
Educational Activity
2002-present Programme director of the MSc and MClin Dent programmes at UCL Eastman Dental Institute
2004 – present Chairman of Examiners for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Surgical Dentistry UCL and UL
Main Research Interests
Photodynamic therapy in the treatment of head and neck cancer with almost 1,000 treatments over the last 16 years.
Optical diagnostics for tumour diagnosis, mapping and surveillance

Contact Us
UCH Head and Neck Services
If you have any questions, please contact us at University College Hospital.

Postal address

Head and Neck Services,
First Floor East 250,
Euston Road,
London NW1 2PG

Telephone via Departmental Secretariat

Sally Zalita    020 7380 9755
Jill Wellard    020 7380 6949
Marlene Bell  020 7380 9859
Allied Health Professionals 020 7380 6948

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