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