Introducing Dr Benjamin Gupta

It is with pleasure we introduce to you our most recent addition Dr Benjamin (Ben) Gupta to our dedicated team of Doctors at Hunter Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Centre.

Dr Gupta qualified from the University of Liverpool, UK in 2001 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery.  He worked as a General Dental Practitioner around the North East of England until 2004, undertaking further training in orthodontics, oral surgery and dental sedation.  He accepted a post as a Senior House Officer in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham.

Dr Gupta then accepted a job at Westmead Hospital, Sydney Australia. Subsequently he then completed Bachelor of Medicine at the University of Newcastle in 2009. He undertook medical, emergency, critical care and surgical rotations within the Hunter junior medical officer network.

He successfully completed his surgical training in 2016 within the NSW and ACT network working in Sydney and Canberra hospitals.  He then accepted a Fellowship position back at Queens Medical centre in Nottingham.  He furthered his skills in Temporomandibular Joint Surgery and surgical correction of sleep apnoea and complex facial deformity including cleft and distraction osteogenesis.

Dr Gupta has presented both at national and international meetings, published in peer reviewed journals and a chapter in a book and is currently a reviewer for the British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.

Dr Gupta undertakes a variety of oral & maxillofacial surgical procedures including:

  • Removal of impacted and fractured/teeth
  • Exposure and bonding
  • Diagnosis and management of bone pathology
  • Bone grafting for cleft lip and/or palate
  • Jaw re-alignment surgery including distraction osteogenesis
  • Dental implant surgery (including the “all-on-4™” technique)
  • Temporomandibular joint surgery including joint replacement surgery
  • Surgical correction of sleep apnoea

Dr Gupta looks forward to working with you and to giving the best treatment possible to your patients. He is now available for consultations in our Broadmeadow rooms along with Dr Wilson and Professor Hoffman. Our surgeons have private theatre availability at Warners Bay, Lingard, Newcastle and now at Maitland Private Hospitals.


The Australian Dental Association has now eased restrictions and we are now able to offer appointments to all patients.

Hunter OMS is therefore able to offer patients any Oral & Maxillofacial surgical treatment you may require. You will require a referral from your general dentist or doctor.

Our office is open 9am and 5pm Monday to Thursday and Friday 8am to 2:30pm.

We are also able to provide Telehealth consultations if you are unable to come to our offices.

We remain committed to COVID-19 precautions with social distancing of appointments. Further, IF YOU HAVE ANY COLD OR FLU-LIKE SYMPTOMS OR RAISED TEMPERATURE, YOU SHOULD NOT ATTEND OUR CLINIC.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SITUATION IS CHANGING AND WE WILL ENDEAVOUR TO KEEP THIS INFORMATION UP TO DATE.

We understand this is a very difficult time for everyone; please understand how difficult this is for us