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- Breast surgery
I am a specialist consultant oncoplastic breast surgeon for over seven years.I work as an NHS specialist breast & reconstructive surgeon & also in the private sector at the Spire Hull & East Riding Hospital.I see hundreds of patients with breast symptoms every year & operate on over a hundred patients with breast cancer every year.I perform implant & tissue based (latissimus dorsi flap) breast reconstruction as well as breast lifts,breast reductions etc.
Before moving to Hull I was the Clinical Lead for Breast Surgery at the Scarborough hospital where I introduced reconstructive breast surgery for the first time.
I have been the Chair of the Clinical Experts Group for Breast Cancer for North East of Yorkshire and the Humber. My NHS responsibilities at the Hull & East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust include: Lead for the Family History Service, governance lead for the breast service & Clinical Information Officer.
Areas of interest
Breast oncology;Breast surgery;Breast diagnosis/benign breast conditions;Breast reconstruction;Male breast surgery including removal of excess male breast tissue(gynecomastia);Breast reduction;Breast uplift(mastopexy);correction of asymmetry,tuberous breasts;Family history of breast cancer.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon
Hull & East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Castle Hill Hospital
East Riding of Yorkshire
Reading-history and philosophy
Courses offered to GPs
Lecture to GP's on breast cancer and benign breast disease-Hallmark Hotel Hull April 2013
Lecture on Breast Cancer-Dove House Hospice Hull July 2014
- MBBS Delhi University 1990
- MS(Gen Surgery) Delhi University 1994
- FRCS(Ed) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1998
- FRCS(General Surgery) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2007
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Chair of the Breast Clinical Experts Group North East Yorkshire &Humber Clinical Alliance(Cancer) 2014
Details of entry to specialist register
- GMC Specialist register, 2009
Affiliations / memberships
Member of the Association of Breast Surgery(UK)
Affiliate member of European Society of Surgical Oncology(ESSO)
- Spire Hull & East Riding Hospital Lowfield...
- 19:00 - 21:00
- 01482 672498
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital
Phone number:01482 659471