Mrs Efthymia Katerinaki

Effie Katerinaki

Plastic surgery

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Last updated: 29 Jun 2020

Specialises in

  • Reconstructive surgery

About me

I am a Consultant Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon in Birmingham and I strive to provide the highest quality, safe surgical care with an individualised approach to my patients’ needs and expectations. I am in the GMC specialist register for Plastic Surgery and a full member of the British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS).

I specialise in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast and body including breast uplift surgery, breast reduction, breast augmentation, breast reconstruction surgery, male breast reduction (surgery for gynaecomastia), fat transfer, abdominoplasty and body contouring procedures. I also perform ear plastic surgery including ear pinning, split ear lobe correction, as well as liposuction procedures including abdominal and thigh liposuction, fat transfer, arm skin reduction, thigh and buttock lifts, scar revision, as well as mole, skin lesion and cyst removal.
I undertook all my general surgical and advanced Plastic Surgery training in the UK.
I have a PhD degree awarded by the University of Sheffield for my three year clinical research work on malignant melanoma. I completed a six year specialist training programme in Plastic Surgery at South Manchester University Hospital and the Christie Hospital, the largest cancer centre in Europe, acquiring skills in breast and skin cancer reconstructive surgery.

I completed a 12 month specialist breast reconstruction fellowship at City Hospital, Birmingham and subsequently spent a further six months on a prestigious fellowship on microsurgical reconstruction of the breast at the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg, Canada, one of the largest centres for microsurgery in North America.

In 2011 I was appointed to my first NHS Consultant post in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. I moved to City Hospital, Birmingham in 2012 where I was appointed as a full time Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon with a specialist interest in breast reconstruction.

Since July 2017, I offer plastic reconstructive and aesthetic surgery exclusively in the private sector.

Areas of interest

Cosmetic Surgery
Correction of developmental breast asymmetry
Breast reduction
Breast augmentation
Removal of breast implants
Breast uplift (mastopexy)
Fat grafting
Gynecomastia surgery
Inverted nipple correction
Arm reduction
Thigh lift
Benign cyst and mole excision
Prominent ear correction (Otoplasty)
Scar revision

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Procedures completed

  • S0651

    Removal of benign lesion on trunk or limbs less than 10 cm in diameter or on scalp less than 5cm in diameter (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

    Spire Little Aston Hospital (1-5)

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