Maxillofacial Surgery

Brighton   East Grinstead   Eastbourne

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

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Facial and Oral Surgery

Mr Maini has completed over 800 skin operations which have been mostly operations to remove facial skin cancers.  He can assess and treat facial moles and other facial skin lesions.  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.

Jaw Surgery

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

Facial Feminisation Surgery - FFS

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: Thyroid shave, genioplasty, jaw angle shave, cheek implants, lip lift, rhinoplasty, forehead contouring including type III, brow lift, hairline lowering.


Medical Secretaries

Joy Gatting

Gill Kohls

Nuffield Brighton Hospital
Warren Road
Brighton BN2 6DX

01273 627055

01273 627092 

Private patient enquires only

NHS Patient enquiries:

Royal Sussex County Hospital:  01273 696955 Ext 63695

Queen Victoria Hospital:            01342 414309

Eastbourne Hospital:                  0300 131 4500 Ext 771914

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Contact us
  • British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons