Consultant Profile

Mr Rajiv Anand

Practicing at:
Spire Portsmouth Hospital
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery
    • Facial surgery
    • Head and neck surgery
    • Maxillofacial surgery
    • Oral Surgery
Special clinical interests:

Head and Neck Cancer
Skin Cancer
Facial reconstruction
Salivary gland disease
Neck lumps
Oral surgery
Oral Medicine
Facial pain
Temperomandibular joint disorders

Research interests:

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust
Previously Consultant (Honorary Senior Lecturer) Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Oxford

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

General Medical Council
General Dental Council
Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
European Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists

Contact Details 
Private secretary:
Sue Guest
Private secretary telephone number:
02392 456 065
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Rajiv is UK trained and qualified in both Dentistry and Medicine at The Royal London Hospital. After completing these he then went onto the prestigious South Coast programme for general surgical training and specialist Oral and Maxillofacial Training. Mr Anand was awarded first place in competition for the National Intercollegiate Head and Neck specialist Fellowship which he undertook in Birmingham, a world renowned Head and Neck unit, whilst also taking the opportunity to visit other centres of excellence like Princess Margaret Hospital in Toronto. He has been involved in over 50 peer reviewed publications.

Mr Anand is currently clinical Lead for the Oral and Maxillofacial unit on the Isle of Wight and leads the multidisciplinary team in Skin Cancer.

He is an examiner for the exit fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, as well as sitting on the National Council of the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons; a position elected by his peers nationally. Mr Anand is also an Editorial Board member of the British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He has previously been an Advanced Trauma and Life Support Instructor and has just been accepted to the internationally renowned AO UK as a faculty member. He is also a faculty member of the prestigious European Head and Neck Course and organises the International Head and Neck update and Face courses.

Mr Anand’s specialties encompass Head and Neck Cancer, Skin cancer, Salivary gland surgery including minimal access, Facial Trauma, facial pain and oral surgery.

Personal profile:

Rajiv likes nothing more than relaxing with his wife and two children. He enjoys cooking and is passionate about sport especially Rugby, Cricket, Tennis and Football but his playing days are sadly over.

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Mr Rajiv Anand

Mr Rajiv Anand Oral and maxillofacial surgery Consultant, Portsmouth, private hospital specialist.

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