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Dr Thavaraj
Dr Thavaraj

Dr Selvam Thavaraj

Senior Lecturer in Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology

  • Honorary Consultant in Head & Neck Pathology

Research interests

  • Dentistry

Biography

Dr Selvam Thavaraj was appointed at King’s College London and Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust in 2009 following specialist head and neck pathology training. He is part of the histopathology service for one of the largest head and neck cancer treatment centres in the United Kingdom. His research interests include biomarkers in premalignancy and cancer as well as various aspects of human papillomavirus and other microbes in head and neck cancer.

    Research

    Head and Neck Cancer
    Head & Neck Cancer

    The head and neck cancer program at the King’s Health Partners / Integrated Cancer Centre (KHP/ICC) provides the framework for a group of basic scientists and clinicians with an interest in elucidating the biology of head and neck cancers.

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    Centre for Oral, Clinical & Translational Sciences

    From toothwear to oral pathology, from facial reconstruction to oral surgery, there's one thing that all our research shares: an underlying desire to make a difference to patients and bring benefits to society. We’re particularly strong in prosthodontics and endodontics research, and our work in this field feeds into our postgraduate programmes.

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      Research

      Head and Neck Cancer
      Head & Neck Cancer

      The head and neck cancer program at the King’s Health Partners / Integrated Cancer Centre (KHP/ICC) provides the framework for a group of basic scientists and clinicians with an interest in elucidating the biology of head and neck cancers.

      Status not set
      1800x500 dentistry_video_hero
      Centre for Oral, Clinical & Translational Sciences

      From toothwear to oral pathology, from facial reconstruction to oral surgery, there's one thing that all our research shares: an underlying desire to make a difference to patients and bring benefits to society. We’re particularly strong in prosthodontics and endodontics research, and our work in this field feeds into our postgraduate programmes.

      Status not set