Dr. Tomás Palazón Tovar attended the University of Murcia and obtained his Degree in Medicine and Surgery with honours in 1981. He completed his training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca in Murcia, and concluded his studies in Dentistry in 1986. He was appointed as a Consultant since 1988, currently holds the post of Head of Section in Hospital Virgen de la Arrixaca and is closely involved in training surgeons in his speciality. In 2000, he acquired a distinction “Cum Laude” for his doctoral thesis in Medicine about “Oral Clefts in the County of Murcia”.
His clinical interests are wide ranging and he has published and presented communications to several national and international congresses. Presently, his areas of main dedication are facial deformity, oral oncology, salivary glands pathology, oral surgery and dental implants.
In the private sector Dr. Palazón is based in the city centre of Murcia, where he opened up a clinic in 1989 with all facilities to achieve a high quality care in Oral and Maxillofacial practice.