Mehmet Manisali studied dentistry at Bristol University and medicine at Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School (Imperial College London). He is a maxillofacial surgery consultant at St. George’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust specialising in facial deformity. He is also an honorary consultant at Moorfields Eye Hospital regularly carrying out joint clinics and operating with his ophthalmology colleagues. His main areas of interest are: facial aesthetic surgery, orthognathic surgery, orbital surgery, skin cancer and facial trauma. He is a member of the skin cancer multidisciplinary team at Croydon University Hospital. As a dedicated teacher he regularly runs courses in various aspects of facial surgery; including rhinoplasty, other facial aesthetic procedures and trauma. He has a busy International lecturing schedule and visits his native country Turkey regularly, carrying out outpatient clinics and operating sessions. Since 2017 he is also involved in the Facing the World Charity, collaborating with surgeons in Vietnam. He is President Elect of the Maxillofacial Surgery section of the Royal Society of Medicine. He also takes an active role in the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery as a member of the reconstruction and trauma sub-group.
Dysmorphophobia or monosymptomatic hypochondriasis – A diagnostic dilemma MSc thesis (1986) – University of London
Adenomatoid hyperplasia of palatal minor salivary glands
Bryant, C., Manisali, M., Barrett, A.W.
Journal of Laryngology and Otology, February 1996 Vol. 110pp 167-169
Dysmorphophobia; recent developments of interest to the maxillofacial surgeon
Cunningham, S. J., Bryant, C. J., Manisali, M., Hunt, N. P.
British journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (1996) 34, 368-374
Ocular psychiatric disorders in maxillofacial injuries
Aghabeigi, B., Manisali, M., Suhr, M., Feinmann, C., Harris, M..
International journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (1998) 27, 195-198
An audit of Orthognathic Cases
Nightingale, C., Manisali, M., Amin, M.
Clinical effectiveness Matters, Annual Publication of the clinical effectiveness subcommittee of the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons; June – December 1998
Cutaneous leishmaniasis of the face: report of a case
Amin,M., Manisali, M.
J of Oral and Maxillo Surg. 2000 Sep;58(9):1066-9
The role of open reduction and internal fixation in unilateral fractures of the mandibular condyle: a prospective study.
Hyde N. Manisali M. Aghabeigi B. Sneddon K. Newman L.
British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. 40(1):19-22, 2002 Feb.
Facial fractures and submental tracheal intubation.
Amin M.Dill-Russel P. Manisali M. Lee R. Sinton I
Anaesthesia. 57(12):1195-9, 2002 Dec
Retromandibular approach to the mandibular condyle: a clinical and cadaveric study
Manisali M, Amin M, Aghabeigi B, Newman L.
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2003 Jun:32(3):253-6
Salivary duct fistula and recurrent buccal space infection: a complication of Crohn’s disease.
Mills CC,Amin M, Manisali M
J Oral Maxillofacial Surg. 2003 Dec; 61(12):1485-7.
Silent sinus syndrome (Abstract)
Alistair Cobb, Rachna Murthy, Mehmet Manisali, Jimmy Uddin and Abad Toma
BJOMS Volume 45, Issue 7, October 2007
Oculovagal reflex in Peadiatric Orbital Floor Fracture mimicking Head Injury (Abstract)
Alistair Cobb, Tahir Mirza, Rachna Murthy, Mehmet Manisali, Jimmy Uddin and Abad Toma. BJOMS, Volume 45, issue 7, October 2007
Mesiodens; an unusal cause of a facial sinus
Chandu A, Manisali M, Hyde N
J Oral Maxillofac Surg. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008 Apr;819-20
Orbital emphysema – the need for surgical intervention
Key SJ, Ryba f, Holmes S, Manisali M
J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2008 Dec; 36(8):473-6.
Oculovagal reflex in Peadiatric Orbital Floor Fracture mimicking Head Injury
Cobb A, Murthy A, Manisali M, Uddin J Toma A.
Emerg Med J. 2009 May;26(5):351-3.
Surgical approaches to the orbit (Abstract)
British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 47(2009) 338-343
Orbital emphysema – the need for surgical intervention.
Key SJ, Ryba F, Holmes S, Manisali M.
J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2008 Dec;36(8):473-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jcms.2008.04.004. Epub 2008 Aug 23.
Retrospective analysis of nasal soft tissue profile changes with maxillary surgery.
Misir AF, Manisali M, Egrioglu E, Naini FB.
J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2011 Jun;69(6):e190-4. doi: 10.1016/j.joms.2010.10.032. Epub 2011 Mar 2.
Silent sinus syndrome.
Cobb AR, Murthy R, Cousin GC, El-Rasheed A, Toma A, Uddin J, Manisali M.
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012 Sep;50(6):e81-5. doi: 10.1016/j.bjoms.2011.10.001. Epub 2011 Nov 1.
A cadaveric study of the cranio-orbital foramen and its significance in orbital surgery.
Abed SF, Shams P, Shen S, Adds PJ, Uddin JM, Manisali M.
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Feb;129(2):307e-311e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e31821b6382.
Unilateral parotid mass as an unusual presentation of lupus erythematosus profundus.
Jayaram R, de Souza MC, Manisali M.
BMJ Case Rep. 2013 Jun 20;2013. pii: bcr2013010166. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2013-010166.
Free PMC Article
Total Joint Replacement for Severe Bilateral Condylar Resorption–Gorham-Stout Syndrome.
Kunjur J, Hirani M, Manisali M, Matthews NS.
J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Jun;26(4):e302-5. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000001671.
Review of nasal changes with maxillary orthognathic surgery.
Khamashta-Ledezma L, Naini FB, Manisali M.
J Istanb Univ Fac Dent. 2017 Dec 2;51(3 Suppl 1):S52-S61. doi: 10.17096/jiufd.09789. eCollection 2017. Review.
Hamilton Bailey’s Emergency Surgery – 13th Edition Butterworth Heinemann – Co-author B. M. W. Bailey
Septo-Rhinoplasties – Editor H. Unlu – Co Author: N.Can.
Mehmet Manisali and Rahul Jayaram - Orthognathic Surgery: Principals, Planning and Practice - Edited by: Farhad B. Naini and Daljit S Gill
Mehmet Manisali and Leila Khamashta-Ledezema - Orthognathic Surgery: Principals, Planning and Practice - Edited by: Farhad B. Naini and Daljit S Gill
Richard Cobb, Kelly Wade-Mcbane and Mehmet Manisali - Orthognathic Surgery: Principals, Planning and Practice - Edited by: Farhad B. Naini and Daljit S Gill
Farhad B. Naini, Mehmet Manisali and Daljit S. Gill - Orthognathic Surgery: Principals, Planning and Practice - Edited by: Farhad B. Naini and Daljit S Gill
Mr Manisali is regularly invited for national and international meetings as a speaker. The list provided shows his more recent contributions. He is invited to the prestigious Singapore Facial Plastic Surgery Course in November 2018 as a Teacher of Honour.
Turkish, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Association Meeting - October 2017
St. Petersburg Aesthetic Surgery Meeting - October 2017
Turkish ENT Associatoin Meeting - November 2017
Facial Skin Flaps Course St. George's Hospital - December 2017
Step by Step Rhinoplasty and Oculofcial Plastic Course (Cadaveric) St. George's Hospital - January 2018
RSM Skull Base Meeting - January 2018
ENT Meeting (Uluday Turkey) - March 2018
ICAMPS Meeting Kiev - April 2018
RSM Aesthetic Lid Surgery - May 2018
Orthognathic Surgery: Principles, Planning and Practice - June 2018
Step by Step Oculofacial Plastic and Rhinoplasty Dissection Course - September 2018
Mr Manisali is engaged in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students. Together with Mr Jahrad Haq, he is the founder of Step by Step surgery courses.View All
An award given to achievers in the surgery section of the final examinations towards a medical degree.
This is an award given to the NHS staff on the basis of nominations by patients in recognition of care provided exceeding the normal duty of care for patients. Mr Manisali was the recipient of this award in 2013.
Mr Manisali was invited by the Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons to visit Australia for a month as a visiting Professor in 2016. During his stay he gave more than forty lectures and contributed to three meetings.
Mr Manisali volunteers his skills as a surgical trainer and educator with UK Medical Charity, Facing The World. This involves hosting visiting fellows and taking part in surgical missions. He led the missions to Hanoi, Vietnam in October 2017 and October 2018.