Academic Staff

Thomson, Peter

Professor Thomson, Peter

BDS (Hons) Manchester UK, MBBS Newcastle UK, MSc Manchester UK, PhD Manchester UK, DDSc Manchester UK, MD Bath UK, FDSRCS (England), FFDRCS (Ireland), FRCS (Edinburgh)

Title: Clinical Professor in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Discipline area: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Research profiles: HKU Scholars Hub

Areas of Research Expertise

  1. Oral Oncology
  2. Carcinogenesis
  3. Epithelial Cell Biology
  4. Interventional Laser Surgery

Faculty Research Group

Selected Latest Publications


  1. Thomson PJ. Profiling cancer risk in oral potentially malignant disorders-A patient cohort study. Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine 2017;46:888-895. doi:10.1111/jop.12625
  2. Thomson PJ. Potentially malignant disorders-The case for intervention. Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine 2017;46:883-887. doi:10.1111/jop.12626
  3. Thomson PJ. Treatment resistance in potentially malignant disorders-‘Nature’ or ‘Nurture’…?. Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine 2017;46:902-910. doi:10.1111/jop.12641
  4. Thomson PJ. Efficacy of oral brush biopsy in potentially malignant disorder management. Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine 2017;46:896-901. doi:10.1111/jop.12627
  5. Thomson PJ. Building an Alliance: A new future for academic dentistry ‘Down Under’?. Faculty Dental Journal 2017;8:122-127. doi:10.1308/rcsfdj.2017.122
  6. Thomson PJ. Interventional laser surgery for oral potentially malignant disorders: a longitudinal patient cohort study. International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2017;46:337-342. doi:10.1016/j.ijom.2016.11.001

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