About Dr. Rahul Thakkur

Dr. Rahul K. Thakkur is one of the most respected Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons in western India. Dr Thakkur has the reputation of being an extremely artistic, innovative and dexterous surgeon and has been trained at the best centers of the country with stalwarts in Maxillofacial, Plastic Surgery and Head Neck oncology. He has done postgraduation from Davangere (awarded as the best postgraduate student) under Dr. David Tauro. He later did his exhaustive training in Head Neck Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery from Tata Memorial Hospital and KEM hospital, Mumbai. Dr. Thakkur is also an enthusiastic teacher and Head of Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at MP Dental College, Vadodara. Dr. Thakkur is master craftsman and is known for precise diagnosis and an honest and ethical practice. Dr. Thakkur has been an invited speaker at numerous state and national conferences in the field of Maxillofacial Surgery, ENT and Head Neck Oncology. His practice encompasses the entire spectrum of Oral Maxillofacial Plastic Surgery and Head Neck Oncology with an extremely high rate of success and patient satisfaction.


Association of Oral and Maxillofacial surgeons of India | Gujarat State Head and Neck Oncology | Foundation of Head and Neck Oncology | International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

Fellowship Program

One year fellowship program accredited by AOMSI is awarded to post graduates in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Spectrum Of Work

=> Craniomaxillofacial Trauma

Fractures and injuries of frontal bone(forehead region),orbital(eye socket),mandible(lower jaw),maxilla(upper jaw),zygoma(cheek bone),cosmetic closure of facial lacerations.

=>Oral and Facial Cancers

(tongue,mouth,eye,nose,slivary gland cancers). Radical surgery with microvascular reconstruction.

=> Simple to Advanced Oral Implantologyb>

(sinus lifts,block bone grafting) | Salivary gland pathology | Cosmetic facial surgery(scar revision,mole removal,blepharoplasty,rhinoplasty,face lift,facial implants) | Temporomandibular gland pathology | Cleft lip and palate surgery | Distraction osteogenesis | Cyst and tumors of jaws and face.



Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

This discipline deals with specialised surgeries of Mouth, Jaws, Face and associated structures of the Neck

The common surgeries performed are:

  • Oral cancer surgery with microvascular reconstruction.

  • Cosmetic repair of facial lacerations after accidents.

  • Treatment of facial fractures (upper/lower jaw, tooth socket, eye socket, neck, cheekbone).

  • Corrective surgery for malunited facial fractures or residual defects after facial fractures

  • Improvement of mouth opening after tobacco abuse or accidents.

  • Cosmetic facial surgery.

  • Orthognathic surgery (corrective and cosmetic jaw surgery).

  • Temporomandibular Joint Surgery.

  • Treatment of precancerous lesions (white and red patches in the mouth).

  • Removal of impacted wisdom teeth.

  • Surgery of removal of cysts and tumors of jaws and face.

  • Treatment of salivary gland stones and tumors.

  • Cleft lip and palate surgery / Correction of birth defects of the jaws and face.

  • Reconstructive facial surgery.

  • Dental implants.