St George Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

St George Private Hospital specialist Peter Tsakiris

Dr Peter Tsakiris


Dental practitioner with an interest in oral and maxillofacial surgery and extensive exposure to orthognathic surgery, traumatology of the craniofacial complex, pathology of the jaw and advanced implantology both overseas and in Sydney.

Dr Peter Tsakiris emigrated to Australia in 2003 with his family from South Africa after several years of Private and Public health practice. He has similarly, since 2004, been active as a specialist dental practitioner - oral and maxillofacial surgery in the private and public health sectors in Sydney. Dr Tsakiris has had extensive exposure to traumatology of the craniofacial complex, orthognathic surgery, pathology of the jaw and advanced implantology both overseas and in Sydney. He is passionate about teaching, presenting, clinical research, the latest surgical trends and advancements in treatment protocols. He has been an ATLS/EMST instructor and an invited conference speaker in Australia and overseas. Along with the private rooms in Randwick, he is an OMFS consultant to Prince of Wales Public, Sydney Children’s Hospital (Craniofacial and cleft clinics), and honorary consultant to SDH Dept. of Orthodontics (multidisciplinary orthognathic clinic). He has also held OMFS consulting positions at Sydney Dental Hospital (SDH), St Vincent’s, and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and honorary lecturer of graduate students in Oral Surgery at Charles Sturt University and the Dip Grad Programme, University of Sydney.


  • Member - Australian Dental Association
  • Member  - The Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of NSW
  • Honorary Member -  Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and  Maxillofacial Surgeons  (ANZAOMS)
  • Fellow - College of OMFS SA, College of Medicine of South Africa (1995)
  • Member and Fellow - International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (IAOMS)
Corrective jaw surgery, Maxillofacial trauma, Minor and complex dental implant surgery, Dentoalveolar surgery
Afrikaans, Greek