Get to Know One of Our Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Specialists Dr Timothy Probert

With decades of experience and expertise in oral and maxillofacial surgery, Dr Probert is an integral team of the OMFS team.

At OMFS, we’re proud to have a team of talented, dedicated and highly skilled doctors who are driven to help patients improve their dental health. Dr Timothy Probert is one of the oral & maxillofacial surgeons we have on our staff. Read on to find out about his specialties and areas of focus.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr. Timothy Probert is a specialist in oral maxillofacial surgery, which he started training for in 1995. He achieved his FRACDS (OMS) in 1995 and took up a 12 month post in New Orleans as a Fellow in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at the Louisiana State University. Oral and maxillofacial surgery is a special area in dental surgery that deals with more advanced concerns and goals. The surgeon has the training and skill to perform surgery and procedures on the face, mouth and jaw.

Procedures that make up part of oral and maxillofacial surgery include dental implants, lip correction, cleft palate repairs, jaw surgery, jaw reconstruction, removal of wisdom teeth and chin augmentation. Tim’s particular interests include paediatric OMS including cleft lip and palate deformity, dentoalveolar surgery, corrective jaw surgery, bone grafting and implantology for the replacement of missing teeth. These are all areas that bring value to our clients and help them improve their health in a meaningful way.

Dr Probert also has an MBA, which he achieved in 2009 and adds to his areas of expertise and capabilities.

Master of Dental Science

Dr Timothy Probert completed his Master of Dental Science at the University of Melbourne in 1995. This area of study stems from his passion for dental excellence, helping patients achieve better and healthier smiles, and this passion and purpose continues in all the work he does now.

Community Involvement

Dr Probert is also passionate about being a part of the dental and medical community in Australia.

This includes serving as;

  • An honorary VMO at the Royal Children’s Hospital
  • An Honorary Senior Fellow, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences at the University of Melbourne
  • A member of the Australian & New Zealand Association of OMS
  • A member of the International Association of OMS
  • A member of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons and the Australian Osseointegration Society.

If you’re interested in finding out how Dr Timothy Probert can help you, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our team.