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Prof Chris Butterworth BDS(Hons), MPhil, FDSRCS, FDS (Rest) RCS (Eng).

Honorary Professor of Maxillofacial Prosthodontics Clinical Directorate Professional Services

Teaching

"Professor Butterworth is a sought after international speaker in the realm of maxillofacial prosthodontics and implant based rehabilitation of complex multi-disciplinary patient cohorts. He regularly speaks at national and international conferences. He undertakes regular cadaver based teaching courses on zygomatic implants esp in relation to the ZIP Flap Reconstructive technique."

The Zygomatic Implant Oncology Course

The ZIP flap procedure was first described by Professor Butterworth in 2017
The ZIP flap procedure was first described by Professor Butterworth in 2017

Professor Chris Butterworth is the lead faculty member for the two day Cadaveric course on the use of zygomatic implants in head and neck oncology patients. This course is held in manchester each Nov/Dec for Maxillofacial Surgeons and Prosthodontists involved in maxillary and mid-facial malignancy.

More information on : ZIP Flap Course Website

Internal University of Liverpool Teaching

Chris is involved in the teaching of dental implantology to dental undergraduate students, junior hospital staff and specialists aiming in Maxillofacial Surgery and dental specialties.

Modules for 2020-21

Maxillofacial Trauma & Oral Surgery

Module code: MDSC171

Role: Teaching