Maxillofacial Surgery

Brighton   East Grinstead   Eastbourne

Nikhil Maini is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in South East England.  He specialises in jaw surgery, facial feminisation surgery and facial skin surgery.

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Facial and Oral Surgery

Mr Maini has extensive training and experience in removal of skin lesions, including skin cancers.  He receives referrals from GPs and dermatologists for skin surgery.  He performs reconstructive surgery with local flaps and skin grafts.  He has specialist training in all aspects of maxillofacial surgery including wisdom teeth surgery, mouth ulcers, patches and lumps, TMJ, facial pain, salivary gland disease.

Mr Maini performs orthognathic surgery to correct jaw proportions.  He performs upper and lower jaw osteotomies and genioplasties.  He works in collaboration with consultant orthodontists.

Facial feminisation surgery feminises the face by sculpting features to make them appear more feminine.  Mr Maini is the only surgeon to have been trained and mentored by Keith Altman over the course of several years to perform the full repertoire of facial feminisation surgery.  Procedures available: Tracheal shave, genioplasty, jaw angle shave, cheek implants, lip lift, rhinoplasty, forehead and orbital contouring including type III, brow lift, hairline lowering.


Medical Secretaries



Nuffield Brighton Hospital
Warren Road
Brighton BN2 6DX

01273 627055 

NHS Patient enquiries:

Royal Sussex County Hospital:  01273 696955 Ext 67623

Queen Victoria Hospital:            01342 414309

Eastbourne Hospital:                  0300 131 4500 Ext 734819

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"Amazing. Worth while. Fulfilling. Life changing. Confidence boosting."

—  Facial Feminisation Surgery 2022