Dr. Sunil Richardson


Dr.Sunil Richardson


Dr. Sunil Richardson is a maxillofacial surgeon who believes in not only giving patients the best possible medical care, but also in achieving a sensitive understanding of their aesthetic goals. Trained in prestigious medical institutions and with more than 10000 surgeries under his belt Dr. Richardson is recognized as one of the country’s top facial surgeons. He has been invited to perform surgeries, lecture and train at numerous international institutions and conferences across the globe, including Germany, USA, and Middle East.

Dr.Sunil Richardson is an eminent maxillofacial surgeon in India. He has been trained in oral and maxillofacial surgery and fields of plastic surgery which includes cleft lip and palate surgeries, facial surgeries, orthognathic surgeries, rhinoplasties, cosmetic surgeries, palatoplasties, dental implant surgeries to name a few. He is a fellow of the International association for cleft lip and palate. The entire spectrum of treatment required for patients born with cleft lip and palate is managed in Richardsons dental and craniofacial centre.It starts with treating cleft lip by Primary Cheiloplasty in infancy,cleft palate by palatoplasty and is followed as the child grows by procedures like rhinoplasty/septoplasty, alveolar bone grafting,speech surgery or secondary palate surgeries,secondary cleft lip revision surgeries,and cosmetic surgeries like orthognathic surgery or distraction surgeries. Dr.Sunil also provides best treatment for missing teeth like placing dental implants.Other aspects of facial surgery like trauma, TMJ surgeries etc all are done at this centre.

Richardson dental and craniofacial hospital is located at #71, Trivandrum Highway, Chunkankadai, Nagercoil 620003, Kanyakumari District, Tamilnadu, India,  just 70 kilometres distance from Thiruvananthapuram(Trivandrum) the capital city of Kerala.

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Rhinoplasty Not every day would you come across a patient who desires perfection in his facial proportions. We had an eager young male who came to us with the complaint that his face looks too broad and he... read-more

Cleft lip surgery

Cleft lip SurgeryThe entire team at Richardsons Dental and Craniofacial Hospital was happy to welcome the Indonesian family that had travelled all the way from Medan for the cleft lip surgery of their son, aged 3 months. read-more

Jaw Surgery

Orthognathic/Jaw surgeryOrthognathic surgery is a procedure by which various jaw anomalies can be corrected. Problems in speaking, biting, chewing, swallowing and breathing, unwanted stress on the jaw joint (TMJ) and facial muscles read-more

Oral cancer surgery

Oral Cancer surgeryThe most dreaded oral disease is oral cancer. Although it can be a fatal disease, yet if detected at the right stage it can be curable and the patient can lead a normal life. Here’s a story of a patient who came to.. read-more

Chin Surgery

Chin surgery/GenioplastyA young female patient reported to us complaining about her looks which were not perfect according to her. On clinical examination by a team of doctors headed by Dr.Sunil Richardson it was assessed that her lower part of...read-more


OcculoplastyOculoplasty is an art and science of plastic surgery around the eye. As the eye is a very delicate organ, well protected in a bony socket. Hence, the surgery involving the eye is very technique sensitive. It involves surgeries associated with.. read-more

Dental Implants

Dental Implantsdental-implantsOWe all have ’32 PROMISES TO KEEP’..which means that our permanent teeth are irreplaceable, once lost they won’t grow back and will need an artificial replacement. What happens if we do lose them?..


Hair Transplant

Hair TransplantHAIR-transplantHairfall troubles everyone at some stage of their life or the other. If it persists for too long, thinning and balding of the scalp takes place. At Richardsons Dental and Craniofacial Hospital, we provide a range of treatments to...


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Richardsons dental and craniofacial Hospital 71, Trivandrum Highway, Chunkankadai, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, S. India Ph:+9443182860, Web: www.facesurgeon.in


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Why Choose Us?

  • Modern Clinic

    State of the art facilities at par with the very best in the world to cater to the entire FACE.
  • Team Work

    Competent and experienced team that includes craniofacial surgeon, pediatrician, pediatric anesthetist, oral surgeon, orthodontist, cosmetic dentist, speech pathologist, dermatologist, speech pathologist, Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon, Hair Transplant surgeons.
  • Vast Experience

    Vastly experienced and internationally acclaimed facial plastic and maxillofacial surgeon available.
  • Inexpensive

    Our rates are for sure one of the best "value for money" costs in the entire world!

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Anterior Maxillary Distraction for a cleft lip palate patient

It had been a  whole entire day now that Roshni had locked herself in her room and refused to meet anyone. She was to attend a birthday party of a close the previous evening but refused to go. The reason was the sudden outbreak of [ + ]

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Love Thy Neighbour!

The Course of True Love Never did Run Smooth
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