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- Head & neck oncology
Mr Rahul Jayaram is a Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon with a sub-speciality interest in Head and Neck Cancer, based at St George's Hospital, London and Epsom and St Helier Hospitals, Surrey. He is qualified in both Medicine and Dentistry, winning several academic awards and distinctions during his training. He has had a wide exposure and comprehensive training in all aspects of the speciality. His basic surgical training was at Kings college Hospital and St Georges Hospital where he did posts in General Surgery, Trauma & Orthopaedics, Urology and Ear Nose and Throat Surgery. His specialist training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery was based at St George’s, Guys' and King's College Hospitals in London. Following completion of specialist training and achievement of the FRCS (OMFS) he embarked on overseas fellowships in Hamburg and Sydney. He was awarded the prestigious British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists BAHNO and the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons BAOMS travel awards for a visiting fellowship in Trans Oral Robotic Surgery in Hamburg, Germany. Rahul then undertook the prestigious Chris O’Brien Fellowship at the world class Sydney Head and Neck Cancer Institute. His Fellowship in Australia provided an excellent experience in ablative head and neck cancer and microvascular reconstructive surgery, advanced and contemporary techniques of free tissue transfers, computer aided reconstruction design and virtual surgical planning, melanoma and non melanoma skin cancers, transoral robotic surgery, dynamic facial reanimation techniques for facial palsy and salivary gland surgery.
Apart from Head, Neck, Face, Mouth and Jaws Cancer Surgery and reconstruction techniques, his practice includes surgical management of skin cancers and reconstruction of such defects, surgery for facial palsy, dentoalveolar surgery, surgical removal of wisdom teeth and roots, assessment of white/ red patches in the oral cavity, management of benign cysts & tumours of the jaws, facial trauma, fat and bone grafting, dental implants, and salivary gland surgery open and minimally invasive removal of salivary stones via sialendoscopy.
Mr Jayaram is a core member of the South West London Head and Neck Cancer and Epsom and St Helier Skin Cancer Multidisciplinary teams. He has widely published and presented at both national and international meetings. His clinical and research interests include virtual surgical planning and patient specific reconstruction, structural fat grafting, Transoral robotic surgery and dynamic facial reanimation. Rahul is an enthusiastic trainer and an Educational Supervisor for Specialty trainees in South West London. He is involved with Medical students teaching and has been an examiner for both Imperial College London and Kings College London Medical Schools. He is a faculty member at various national and International courses and meetings. Mr Jayaram is the Specialty advisor for the Royal College of Surgeons of England Maxillofacial Surgery Update series and member of the International collaboration committee of the British Association of Head and Neck Oncology BAHNO.
Mr Jayaram has a sensitive, patient focussed, contemporary and evidence based approach to his clinical work.
Areas of interest
Head and Neck Cancer, Management of lesions of Mouth (tongue, Cheek, Floor of mouth, palate), jaws (maxilla, mandible), orbit /eye socket, Salivary glands. Lumps in the Neck;Skin Cancer Surgery and Reconstruction,Basal cell carcinoma (BCC), Squamous cell carcinomas (SCC), Melanoma, Biopsy, Skin grafts, Local skin flaps for reconstruction;Head and Neck Reconstruction,Oral, Oropharynx, Scalp,Cranial, skull base, Cranioplasty, Skin, Microvascular Reconstruction / Free flap Surgery; Facial Trauma, Fractures of jaws; Surgery for Facial Palsy,Facial Reanimation. Salivary Gland, Parotid, Submandibular, Sublingual Gland Surgery for tumours, Mucoceles of the lips, Removal of salivary stones, sialendoscopy; Fat Grafting and Facial Recontouring, Scar revision;Oral Surgery, Extractions, Surgical removal of roots, fractured and buried teeth, wisdom teeth, exposure of buried teeth, Dental Implants, Bone Grafting, Cysts and Tumours of the Jaws, Apicectomy; TMJ/ jaw joint problems.
- Ms Lauren McDermott
- Spire St. Anthonys Hospital 801 London Road Cheam Sutton SM3 9DW
- 07534 215360
- 020 8181 4809
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Platon Razis Fee Assured
- Dr Kanika Dua Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
1. St Georges University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London.
2. Epsom & St Heliers University Hospitals NHS Trust.
1. Virtual surgical planning and patient specific reconstruction
2. Structural fat grafting
3. Dynamic facial reanimation
4. Maxillofacial Reconstruction
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Hindi - Native or bilingual
- Tamil - Conversational
- Urdu - Conversational
Courses offered to GPs
1. Oral lesions and Oral Cancer
2. Skin Cancer
- MBBS Guy's, Kings, St Thomas School of Medicine, Kings College London 2009
- BDS (Hons) King George's Medical College, Lucknow, India. 1998
- MDS (OMFS) King George's Medical College, Lucknow, India. 2002
- MFDSRCS Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2003
- MRCS Royal College of Surgeons of England 2010
- FRCS(OMFS) Royal College of Surgeons of England 2015
- Visiting Fellowship- Head and Neck Surgery UKE (University Hospital) Hamburg, Germany 2016
- Sydney Head and Neck Cancer Institute Fellow Chris ' O Brien Lifehouse Hospital, Sydney, Australia 2016
Reference number 7043474
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Member, International Collaboration Committee British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists 2018
Details of entry to specialist register
- GMC- Specialist List in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 2016
Affiliations / memberships
Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons of England.
Fellow, Royal Society of Medicine.
Fellow, British Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Member, British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists.
Member, European Head and Neck Society
Member, British Medical Association
Member, Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland.
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.