Dr Rajiv Rajpal
BDS, DipClinDent, DClinDent (Oral Surgery)
Specialist Oral Surgeon
Dr Rajpal is a fully registered specialist Oral Surgeon and consultant with Sydney City Local Health District. He has completed close to 10 years of training from both the University of Otago, NZ and the University of Sydney, Aus.
Graduating with a Clinical Doctorate of Oral Surgery has allowed him to become a highly-trained specialist who practices the full scope of oral surgery including management of pathology such as cysts and tumours of the jaws, surgical removal of teeth including wisdom teeth, placement of dental implants, both bone and soft tissue grafting procedures, as well as management of jaw joint disorders and facial pain.
Dr Rajpal is involved with teaching oral surgery at both the undergraduate as well as postgraduate levels at the University of Sydney. He is also involved with clinical research having recently completed his research on the Epidemiology of facial fractures in NSW.
His main interests are;
- The management of complex/impacted teeth that require surgery.
- Complex implantology requiring bone grafting/sinus lifting.
- Minimising the post-surgical recovery period and orofacial pain.
Outside of work he is an avid long distance runner and traveller who enjoys voluntary work in all corners of the globe.