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Mr Tim Davidson

General surgery

 

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  • Breast specialist
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Last updated: 17 Nov 2020

Specialises in

  • Breast surgery
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  • Breast specialist

About me

Mr Davidson qualified from Cape Town Medical School and undertook his general and plastic surgical training, and subsequent oncoplastic training at St George’s, Mount Vernon, Westminster, Kingston and Royal Marsden Hospitals.

He is a Consultant Breast and Oncoplastic Surgeon in full-time private practice, and was Clinical Lead for Breast Surgery at the Royal Free Hospital, where he was appointed in 1997. He is an Honorary Consultant Surgeon at the Royal Free and was previously Senior Lecturer in Surgery at UCL.

Mr Davidson’s major clinical interests are in breast, oncological and oncoplastic surgery including reconstruction, breast augmentation and breast reduction surgery. He has interests in surgery for lymph node problems and soft tissue tumours, lumps and bumps, skin cancers and day case surgery, and has expertise in central venous access and medicolegal aspects of surgery.

He is a member of the Association of Breast Surgery (ABS) and the Oncoplastic Breast Consortium (Switzerland) and is on the teaching faculty of the Royal College of Surgeons postgraduate breast course. He has written peer-reviewed papers and chapters and has attended the Royal College of Surgeons Professional Behaviours Masterclass. He contributes to national audits including PHIN and is currently in full-time private practice in central London.

Mr Davidson attends and contributes to postgraduate conferences and meetings as part of continuing medical education (CME). He is a core breast MDT member. He has had training in plastic surgery and is fully trained in intra-operative radiotherapy (IORT), breast reconstruction and intra-operative sentinel lymph node biopsy techniques for breast cancer.

Areas of interest

Management of the full spectrum of breast disease; benign breast problems; developmental breast conditions in young women; male breast disorders;

breast cancer diagnosis, surgery and multidisciplinary treatment; breast cancer in younger women including pregnancy-associated cancers; oncoplastic breast conservation and intra-operative radiotherapy for early tumours;

reconstructive surgery including implant and myocutaneous flap techniques; risk-reducing surgery for patients with BRCA gene alterations and high-risk women; breast augmentation, breast uplift, reduction and symmetrisation surgery;

breast screening and family history / high risk surveillance; skin, soft tissue and lymph node surgery; second opinions, treatment reviews and tertiary referrals for complex medical situations.

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Procedures completed

  • B2820

    Wide local excision of breast +/- local mobilisation of glandular breast tissue to fill surgical cavity - (5-50)

    London Clinic (5-50)

  • T9020

    Sentinel node mapping and sampling with blue dye and radioactive probe for breast cancer - (5-50)

    London Clinic (5-50)

  • S2500

    Local flap - less than 9cm2 - (5-50)

    London Clinic (5-50)

  • B2760

    Skin/nipple sparing mastectomy (including axillary node biopsy) - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • S4780

    Aspiration of subcutaneous haematoma - (1-5)

  • L9115

    Implantation of port device (PowerPort) - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • B2919

    Mastectomy and immediate reconstruction of breast using fixed prosthesis and acellular dermal matrix (ADM) - bilateral - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • S0653

    Removal of benign lesion in muscle or deeper tissue (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • B3100

    Reduction mammoplasty - unilateral - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • S0608

    Sentinel lymph node biopsy for melanoma - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • B3035

    Removal and/or reinsertion of prosthesis into the breast (including capsulectomy) - bilateral - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • S4740

    Drainage of large subcutaneous abscess/haematoma - (1-5)

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