Mr Kanak Patel



GMC number: 4434355

Practicing since: 1990(BDS) 1997(MBChB)


Oral and Maxillo-facial surgery

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Mr Patel has been a consultant for 11 years and has extensive experience in the surgical management of skin cancer of the head and neck region. In addition to that he has established the facial deformity service in Bradford, which was one of the busiest units for orthognathic surgery in Yorkshire.

Mr Patel has experience in the general aspects or oral and maxillofacial surgery and has considerable experience in the management of facial trauma.

Special interests

  • General oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Facial Deformity
  • Facial trauma

Other interests

Mr Patel has an interest in higher surgical training and is currently the Training Program Director for York's hospital specialty in Yorkshire and Humber. He is also an appointed member of the Special Advisory Committee for York hospitals's specialty.

Personal interests

Mr Patel is a keen cyclist and rides with a local club (Cyclesense) as well as commuting to work. He is the club's welfare officer and they encourage young riders to enjoy the pleasures of group riding.

He has a busy household with a young family of 8-year-old twin girls and a 5-year-old son.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Kanak Patel at Nuffield Health

  • Removing wisdom teeth
  • Tooth Removal (Extraction)
  • Maxillofacial / oral surgery

Locations Mr Kanak Patel works with

Related experience


  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
  • British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • General Medical Council

Other posts held

  • Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon at York Hospitals

Insurers Mr Kanak Patel works with

Mr Kanak Patel works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)


Mr Kanak Patel does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Kanak Patel does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Kanak Patel does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.