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- Head & neck oncology
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Professor Kavin Andi is a Consultant Maxillo-Facial Surgeon specialising in Ablative and Reconstructive Head and Neck Cancer Surgery at St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, and Honorary Professor of Digital Engineering Applied to Surgery at Cranfield University, UK.
Kavin is also a Regional Speciality Advisor to The Royal College of Surgeons of England, External Examiner to Kings College University, MacMillan Cancer Professional Reviewer, National Institute for Health Research peer reviewer and former President of The Institute of Maxillofacial Prosthetists and Technologists.
After completing Dental and Medical degrees at Bart’s and The London Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, Kavin undertook his Basic Surgical Training in Essex before returning to the London Deanery Higher Surgical Training program in Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgery at The Royal London Hospital; St Bartholomew’s Hospital; The Luton & Dunstable Hospital – his first link and introduction to Cranfield University; University College London and Guy’s, King’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.
Following the award of the Intercollegiate Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, he was subsequently ranked first amongst the highest calibre Maxillo-Facial, ENT, and Plastic Surgeons in the United Kingdom by the Joint Committee for Higher Surgical Training for the highly competitive Advanced Head & Neck Cancer Surgery Interface Training Fellowship, which he completed at Guy’s Hospital, London, in conjunction with the award of Fellowship of The Higher Education Academy.
Professor Andi’s research interests include augmented reality for cancer surgery, virtual reality reconstruction planning, surgical robotics, the IoT and intelligent medical imaging and processing for malignancies.
Areas of interest
Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgery with specialist expertise in Oral Cancer; Head & Neck Cancer; Rapid Diagnostic Service with X-Rays; CT scans; MRI; Ultrasound and Needle Cytology Service; Comprehensive treatment including; Surgical Resection; Neck Dissection; Reconstruction of Faces and Jaws with Microvascular Free Flaps; Internationally recognised expert in 3D technology and Facial Reconstruction; Diagnosis and treatment of Neck Lumps; Salivary Glands; Lumps; ; Stones; Salivary Cancers; Treatment for; Jaw Cysts; Ameloblastoma; Facial Trauma; Jaw Fractures; Orbital Fractures; Complex Wisdom Teeth; Buried Roots; Impacted Teeth; Dental Implants; Bone Grafting and Sinus Lift; Surgery for Dentures/Prosthesis; Treatment of Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers; Facial Lumps; Skin Cancers; Cosmetic Surgery; Facelift; Rhinoplasty; Brow Lift; Otoplasty; Botox; Revision Surgery; Oral Medicine; Mouth Ulcers; Dental Infections; Facial Pain Management; Jaw Joint problems; TMJ; Clicking; Locking; Jaw Pain.
- Gladys Akinseye
- The Head & Neck Center 16 Devonshire Street London W1G 7JL
- 020 3488 0231
- 020 3608 4761
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Eoin Sherry Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Maxillo-Facial, Microvascular Reconstructive
Head & Neck Surgeon
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer
President of The Institute of Reconstructive Sciences
Clinical Research Lead
Department of Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgery
St George’s University of London Hospital
London SW17 0QT.
3D Surgical Planning
Data collection tools.
Road cycle racing, sprint triathlons, swimming and constantly improving my work.
Top Doctor's Award 2021
Top Doctor's Award 2018
Top Doctor's Award 2017
2016 Clinical Excellence Award
2016 J.N Kidd Award for Innovation
2012 The Norman Rowe Clinical Prize; ‘Black Bone’ MRI Planning for Fibula Free Flap Reconstruction;
A National Prize awarded by the British Association of Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgeons.
1997 Annual College Prize in Clinical Dentistry.
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Arabic - Basic
Maxillo-Facial Surgery Textbook 2017 Ward-Booth
Interim results of the sentinel European node trial (SENT).
Schilling C, Gurney B, Andi K , McGurk M. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngology (2012) 269:1311 - 1410.
‘Black Bone’ MRI Planning for Fibula Free Flap Reconstruction;
A Preliminary Study
K. Andi , J-P, Jeannon, T Coward, M McGurK.
British Journal of Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery 2012. Article in press.
Penetrating craniofacial injuries through the ages.
S.J. Camp, S. Joshi, K. Andi , G.H. Alusi, A. Elsmore, H.I. Sabin.
British Journal of Neurosurgery, August 2008; 22(4): 484 – 485.
Courses offered to GPs
Head & neck cancer; Avoiding diagnostic pitfalls for patients presenting in general practice.
Managing neck lumps.
How to deal with red and white patches.
Jaw cysts - when to refer urgently.
View photos of my work
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Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
Please click on this link if you would like to see information about this healthcare professional’s performance compared to their peers, as published by their medical professional body.http://hana.e-dendrite.com/hospital/be894d359b917a23c8892106d9826d44/data#
- FRCS(Ed) Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh 2010
- LLM(Med Law) Cardiff University 2022
- FRCS(Eng) Royal College of Surgeons England 2022
- MRCS(Ed) Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh 2007
- MBBS U.Lond 2004
- BDS U.Lond 1999
- Pg Cert Med Ed U.Bed 2011
- FHEA(UK) Fellow of the Higher Education Academy 2011
- FRCS (OMFS) Intercollegiate Board Exam 2010
- MFDSRCS(Eng) Royal College of Surgeons England 2010
- Advanced Head & Neck Oncology Guy's Hospital 2011
- Microvascular Surgery NWPIH 2007
Reference number 6103858
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Regional Speciality Advisor Royal College of Surgeons 2017
- President The Institute of Reconstructive Sciences 2016
- Editor Journal of Stomatology, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 2016
Details of entry to specialist register
- Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery , 2012
Affiliations / memberships
The British Association of Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgeons.
The British Association of Head & Neck Oncologists.
The European Association of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery.
The European Head & Neck Society
The American Head and Neck Society.
The The Royal College of Surgeons of England.
The The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
The British Medical Association.
The Medical Protection Society.
- The Harley Street Clinic
- 13:30 - 18:30
- 020 3488 0231
- The London Clinic116 Harley StreetLONDONW1G 7JL
- 13:00 - 17:00
- 020 3488 0231
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.
Other ways of contacting me
I can be contacted directly using Skype. My Skype ID is: kavinandi
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Surgical removal of impacted/buried tooth/teeth - (1-5)
Excision/destruction of lesion of palate - (1-5)
Excision/destruction of lesion of tongue - (1-5)
Reduction of dislocation of temporomandibular joint - (1-5)
Temporomandibular meniscectomy - (1-5)
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