He is UK trained completing his higher surgical training on the North East Thames Rotation in internationally renowned units including The Royal London Hospital, Great Ormond Street and University College London Hospital.
He has also completed a Rhinoplasty (Nose reshaping) and Facial Plastic Surgery fellowship in Rome,Italy.
He is currently also an NHS consultant at University Hospital Leicester (LRI) treating the full scope of general Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery with a specialist interest in head & neck oncology, microvascular reconstruction and salivary gland surgery. Member of the Head & Neck & Skin Multidisciplinary meetings.
He has further specialist interest in the treatment of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders and one of the few surgeons in the UK trained in TMJ arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery and TMJ replacement (Jaw Joint replacement )Mr Kassam offers all routine Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery to paediatric and adult patients and is also fully trained in non-surgical and cosmetic facial surgery including face lifting, neck lifting, blepharoplasty and brow lifting.
& Neck Oncology, Microvascular Reconstruction and Salivary Gland Surgery.
of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders, TMJ
arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery and TMJ replacement (Jaw Joint Replacement)
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Karim Kassam at Nuffield Health
- Maxillofacial / oral surgery
- Fellow Royal College of Surgeons
- Member Royal College of Surgeons
- Member Faculty of Dental Surgery (Eng)
- Member Faculty of Dental Surgery (Ire)
- General Dental Council (76703)
- General Medical Council (6150582)
- British Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
- International Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
- British Association of Head & Neck Oncologists
- British Society of Facial Plastic Surgeons
- European Association of Facial Plastic Surgeons
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Other post held
- Leicester Royal Infirmary Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial / Head and Neck Surgeon
Insurers Mr Karim Kassam works with
Mr Karim Kassam works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- Cigna International
- Healix Healthcare
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Mr Karim Kassam does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Karim Kassam does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Karim Kassam does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.