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Why Choose Dr Sunil Richardson ?

After completing his Masters degree in maxillofacial surgery at Mangalore, India under Prof. Dr. Krishna Shama Rao and Prof. Dr Krishnamurthy Bonanthaya, Dr. Richardson went on to finish a surgical fellowship offered by the then International Cleft Lip and Palate Foundation, Switzerland. Dr. Richardson is a member of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. After further training in various leading centers across India and abroad, he started his private practice at his home town Nagercoil, a city very close to the southern most tip of India, Kanyakumari.

Dr Sunil Richardson

MDS, Dip.N.B, MOMSRCPS(Glasgow)
Fellow- International Cleft Lip and Palate Foundation, Switzerland

Sr.Specialist Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

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Noted for his training, skill and pleasing nature, Dr. Richardson's dedication and determination has been pivotal in starting and establishing this state of the art dental and facial hospital of International repute near the southern most tip of India. In about the same time, Dr. Richardson has performed over 10000 facial surgeries including 6000 cleft lip and palate related surgeries. Besides being a consultant in some leading corporate hospitals in India like Apollo Hospitals , Dr. Richardson is attached with Starcare Hospitals, Muscat, Oman where he serves for the people of the middle east. He has been invited to deliver guest lectures at the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and Stanford University, California, USA. Was also a visiting professor and conducted the grand rounds at the Plastic surgery department at Yale University, New Haven, USA recently.

Dr. Richardson has traveled across the globe and has delivered scientific presentations and invited lectures in over 20 countries.

Dr. Richardson is recognized among his peers and seniors alike and has been invited to provide educational surgeries in Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Madagascar, Bulgaria and many other developing countries and in many centres across India. He volunteers his service for his specialty through Operation Smile (US based International Cleft Charity ), The Smile Train ( World’s Largest Cleft Charity), Cirujanos Plaskios Mundi (CPM, Spain), Cape Craniofacial Foundation and The Rotary International. He is the proud recipient of the prestigious "Service Above Self Award", the highest award by Rotary International for any individual.

Dr. Richardson’s background in oral and maxillofacial surgery and subsequent training in facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery gives him an unique knowledge of the face....the lips, the nose, the eyes, the jaws , the teeth and the surrounding structures. This means that you are getting the quality and expertise that you highly deserve.