A/Prof Felix Sim

Specialist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon


Felix Sim is a specialist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon after having completed both medical and dental degrees. He obtained his undergraduate dental qualification at the University of Sydney in 2001 and spent several years working in general dental practice and a further two years in the UK. In 2006, Felix commenced specialist training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He completed his medical degree at the University of Melbourne in 2009 and specialist training in 2015, leading to the specialist qualification FRACDS(OMS). Following completion of his specialty training, he was selected to a two-year highly competitive sub-specialty training in head & neck oncology and microvascular reconstruction at the Head and Neck Institute in Portland, Oregon, USA.

Felix provides full scope care of oral and maxillofacial surgery which includes removal of third molars (wisdom teeth), complex extractions, orthodontic exposure of teeth, placement of dental and zygomatic implants, grafting procedures, orthognathic surgery and management of oral pathology and facial trauma. In particular, Felix has a special interest in oral, head and neck cancer and reconstructive surgery. Throughout his training and career, Felix continues to maintain a keen interest in research and has published articles in peer review journals and co-authored chapters in surgical textbooks.

Felix has public hospital appointments at The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Monash Hospital and Geelong Hospital as part of the Head and Neck Multidisciplinary Units. Private hospital appointments include Wyndham Clinic Private Hospital, St Vincent’s Private Hospital, Epworth Hospital, St John of God Hospital Geelong.

Felix also consults in Glen Iris and Springvale. All appointments are made through South Base Stone Consulting Rooms on (03) 9731 8700.

Felix places great importance on being able to help patients navigate worries associated with potential surgical treatment and communicates with an empathetic manner.