Mr Aakshay Gulati
Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon
Specialist interests: Head and neck oncology and microvascular facial reconstruction, surgical dermatology and reconstruction, salivary gland surgery, complex oral surgery and implantology.
Mr Aakshay Gulati is a dually qualified oral and maxillofacial surgeon. He obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Dental Surgery in 1996 and worked in a series of hospital posts in oral surgery around the London region for five years, successfully obtaining the Fellowship in Dental Surgery (FDSRCS), awarded by the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2001.
Thereafter he graduated in Medicine (MBBS) from King’s College London in 2006 and completed generic surgical training, which culminated in the Membership of Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS) in 2009. His higher surgical training in oral and maxillofacial surgery was based in the south coast of England and this led to the award of the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (FRCS-OMFS) in 2014. He has completed a head and neck and microvascular reconstruction fellowship in a renowned centre in Munich in 2012 and was subsequently also selected for the highly coveted national interface head and neck fellowships. He has also developed an interest in implantology and has completed advanced training in the field.
Mr Gulati is the clinical tutor for oral and maxillofacial surgery in East Grinstead. He is on the review panel and has publications in various peer reviewed journals. He is passionate about teaching and regularly lectures in oral and maxillofacial surgery and implantology. He has had the opportunity of being invited as guest lecturer and keynote speaker on head and neck reconstruction at international scientific meetings.
Mr Gulati was the recipient of the Leibinger Prize in 2012. He is also actively involved with leadership roles as an executive board member of the European Association for Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery.
Mr Gulati’s surgical interests lie in head and neck oncology and microvascular reconstruction, salivary gland surgery, surgical dermatology, complex oral surgery and implantology. His clinics are based in East Grinstead and the Medway region, and he is also a member of the West Kent Head and Neck Multidisciplinary team.