SpecialityOral Maxillofacial

EducationMDS (OMFS); FDSRCS (Edinburgh), FDSRCS (London), FFDRCSI (Dublin) , Cert.OMFSRCS (London)

Work DaysSunday - Thursday

Dr. Thomas George Arayathinal is a Maxillofacial Surgeon of international reputation. Trained in India and the United Kingdom, he has now more than 30 years of experience in the management of Dentofacial deformities gained through working in India, United kingdom, Saudi Arabia and the UAE. His field of special interest is orthognathic surgery

Feb 2006 to Present – Senior Consultant & Division Head of Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgery

Management of major and minor Cranio-Facial Trauma on regular basis, Orthognathic surgery for correction of Dento-facial deformities , Secondary cleft bone grafting surgeries , dental implants, routine dento-alveolar & salivary gland surgeries.

King Fahd Armed Forces Hospitals, KSA

July 2000 to Nov 2005 – Consultant Maxillo-Facial Surgeon

Management of Maxillo-facial trauma , deformities, dento-alveolar cases; open reduction and internal fixation of maxillary, mandibular, zygomatic and orbital fractures, routine dental alveolar cases, cleft palate repairs, bone grafting of alveolar bone clefts and salivary gland surgeries.

King Khalid  Area Armed Forces Hospitals, KSA

July 1995 to June 2000 – Chief of Dentistry / Consultant Maxillo-facial Surgeon

Management of all types of Maxillo-facial surgical cases, traumas, teaching of oral surgery resident, administrative responsibilities as  chief of the department.

Leicester Royal Infirmary – UK

1994 to 1995 – Locum Consultant / Visiting Senior Registrar

Worked as the  Senior registrar to two consultants namely, Mr. B. Foster and Mr. N. Jame; perform three major operations weekly, implemented four out-patient clinics, managed acute maxilla-facial trauma & orthognathic surgery, taught medical and dental students.

Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust – London

1992 to 1994 – Visiting Senior Registrar

Worked as one of the  Senior registrars to four consultants, performed head & neck oncology related surgery,  managed acute trauma & orthognathic surgery, taught  medical and dental students.