Dr. Sanjiv Nair
Dr. Sanjiv Nair
Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon
Qualification : BDS, MDS( Oral and Maxillofacial surgery), FFDRCS(Ireland)
30+ Years of experience
Expertise: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Sanjiv Nair is an eminent Oral and maxillofacial surgeon with more than thirty years of experience. He passed his BDS and MDS with honours and went on to pursue higher studies in Oral and maxillofacial surgery from UK.  He obtained his FFDSRCS( Fellowship of the Faculty of Dental Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons), Ireland and worked in a premier hospital in England for few years.

Dr. Nair’s areas of expertise include oral and head and neck cancer surgery and reconstruction and Dentofacial trauma. His other areas of interest include cosmetic facial surgery, craniofacial surgery, dental implants, etc. He has the credit of surgically correcting the largest series of head and neck vascular malformation recorded so far.

He served in various capacities in various international and national associations and forums on the field of Oral and maxillofacial surgery. He works closely with the ‘Smile train’ project that offers immeasurable service in treating children with cleft lip and palate.  

He is also an internationally renowned academic and has contributed to various textbooks and journals in the field.


  • BDS 
  • MDS( Oral and Maxillofacial surgery) 
  • FFDRCS(Ireland)
  • Higher surgical training- North Manchester General, UK

Areas of Expertise

  • Ablation and reconstruction of head and neck tumors
  • Surgical management of vascular lesions
  • Cosmetic facial surgery
  • Facial Trauma including complex fractures
  • Salivary gland tumours
  • Craniofacial surgery
  • Dental implants ( including Zygoma implants)

Awards and Achievements

  • Holds the credit for surgically correcting the largest series of head and neck vascular malformations recorded so far