Mr Jeethendra Rao

Consultant Oral, Maxillofacial and Facial Plastic Surgeon


Professional Memberships

  • General Medical Council
  • General Dental Council
  • European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgeons
  • British Medical Association

Clinical Interests

  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Head and neck skin cancer
  • General Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

Personal profile

Mr Jeethendra Rao is dual degree qualified as a dental surgeon and a doctor specialising in cosmetic facial plastic and maxillofacial surgery. His NHS practice is at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust.

Mr Rao’s subspecialty interest is in the management of head and neck skin cancer and facial plastic reconstruction. He has also undertaken a Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship in the UK and has an interest in cosmetic surgery.

With a passion for medical and dental education Mr Rao holds such posts in his NHS hospital and with Health Education England. He proactively keeps up to date with the latest developments in his specialty and cosmetic surgery, and is working towards the voluntary ‘Certification in Cosmetic Surgery’ registration.

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