Regional Maxillofacial Unit

The Regional Maxillofacial Unit is the largest of its kind in the United Kingdom and has a long tradition of caring for patients with head and neck cancers. It operates on a Hub and Spoke basis.

Maxillofacial Services

Ward 28 / 29 (MFU)

The inpatient facilities for Head and Neck Oncology patients at Aintree, whether ENT or MFU, are on Ward 28 and Ward 29 which are both located on the 1st floor by the Aintree Lodge Hotel behind Accident and Emergency)

  • General Tel(Ward 28) 0151 529 5239: (Ward 29) 0151 529 5195
  • Fax(Ward 28) 0151 529 5237 (Ward 29) 0151 529 5194
  • Ward Clerk(Ward 28) 0151 529 5245 (Ward 29) 0151 529 5197 (for information on patients or queries about your care after discharge)

The Ward is split into teams with designated nursing staff who will care for you during your stay. Please locate your Team for direct contact details.

Ward Visiting Hours

(Ward 28 & 29)

2.30pm - 4.00pm


6.00pm - 7.00pm daily

For patient enquiries please ring the ward(s) after 10.00am

For more information about the maxillofacial unit, click here to go to Aintree Hospital's website