Mr Damir Kosutic: Plastic surgery
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Mr Damir Kosutic

Plastic surgery

 

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Specialises in

  • Reconstructive surgery

About me

Mr Damir Kosutic is an internationally acclaimed expert in Lymphoedema Microsurgery, Natural Tissue Breast Reconstruction (DIEP flap, PAP flap, thigh flaps) and all aspects of Skin Cancer Surgery including complex reconstruction of the face, facial palsy surgery, ear and nose reconstruction. He is also specialises in upper and lower limb reconstruction following cancer or trauma and has experience in penile Reconstruction (post cancer and transgender surgery). He is a full-time Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at prestigious Christie NHS Foundation Trust in Manchester, where he is responsible for the development of complex microsurgical reconstruction. He is the only plastic surgeon in the UK trained in Lymphoedema Microsurgery by Prof. Cheng, a pioneer in this field from Taiwan.
Mr Kosutic completed prestigious fellowships in Breast Reconstruction and Perforator flaps with pioneers in this field Prof. Jaume Masia in Barcelona as well as the inventor of DIEP flap – Dr Robert Allen in New York. Mr Kosutic has published some of the key papers on one of the today’s most significant advances in the field of microsurgical breast reconstruction – the use of CT angiogram and MRI for the planning of perforator flaps to significantly improve surgical outcomes for all women undergoing breast reconstruction. Mr Kosutic has also completed the prestigious microsurgical fellowship at Imperial College NHS-Charing Cross Hospital London. He is one of the few plastic surgeons in the UK experienced in penile reconstructions for transgender patients and penile cancer patients. He is one of the only 20 UK-practicing plastic surgery Consultants who is a full member of prestigious EURAPS (European Association of Plastic Surgeons). He is also a Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of England and European Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Mr Kosutic was awarded prestigious EURAPS Scholarship for best European Plastic Surgeon as well as HCA Scholarship. Apart from Lymphoedema Treatment, Breast Reconstruction and Penile Reconstructions/Transgender Surgery, Mr Kosutic offers expertise in Migraine headache treatment, carpal tunnel release and all types of skin cancers and sarcoma surgery (SSMDT member).

Areas of interest

breast reconstruction
DIEP flap
lymphoedema surgery
skin cancer resection and reconstruction
melanoma surgery
sarcoma surgery
microvascular free tissue transfer
cancer reconstruction
head and neck reconstruction
upper and lower limb reconstruction
liposuction
abdominoplasty
carpal tunnel release

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Procedures completed

  • S0603

    Primary excision of malignant lesion - Trunk & Limbs - (1-5)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5)

  • S0633

    Excision of lesion of skin or subcutaneous tissue - up to three, Trunk & Limbs (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

  • S2000

    Large island skin flap (9cm2 or more) (e.g. radial forearm) (including closure of secondary defect) - (1-5)

  • S0210

    Abdominoplasty - (1-5)

  • B2981

    Local mobilisation of glandular breast tissue to fill surgical cavity - (1-5)

  • P2932

    Examination of vagina under anaesthetic (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

  • S0654

    Removal of benign lesion on head and neck (excluding scalp) which is closed by primary closure or advancement flap (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

  • T8910

    Vascularised lymph node transfer as sole procedure - (1-5)

  • S0608

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

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