Miss Tena Walters

General surgery


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  • Breast specialist

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    • Video consultations
    • Phone consultations

Last updated: 12 Nov 2020

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  • Breast surgery

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  • Breast specialist


  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Tena Walters qualified from the Medical College of St Bartholomew's Hospital in 1983.

She was appointed Lecturer in Anatomy, and subsequently lecturer in Surgery on the Professorial Surgical Unit at Barts where she completed an MS thesis studying smooth muscle cell proliferation. She has worked in Breast Test Wales and in the Royal National Hospital of Wales, the Heath Cardiff.

In 1996 she was appointed as a Consultant in Breast and Colorectal Surgery at Queen Mary's Hospital and became Lead Clinician of the Breast Unit in 1998 and Lead Clinician in Oncology in 2002. In the same year she was nominated for the Hospital Doctor of the year award and gained proxime accessit in the oncology category.

Her special interests include family history of breast disease, the effects of HRT on breast tissue and the management of breast pain as well as the early diagnosis and management of breast cancer.

She joined the London Breast Clinic team in 1996 and is a member of the Medical Advisory Committee and Chairman of the Theatre users group for the Harley St Clinic. She is also on the faculty of MANOSMED and a member of the board of the 'Woman of Influence' of Cancer Research UK.

Areas of interest

Breast disease; Breast oncology; Breast surgery; Pain management; Breast augmentation; complications; immediate breast reconstruction; Mastodynia; Breast lump; Breast pain; Problems with breast feeding; Lactation; Breast asymmetry; Breast diagnosis; Breast radiology; Breast ultrasound; Breast screening; Mammography; Nipple discharge; Lump in axilla; Lump in breast; Breast development; Mastectomy; Family history of breast problems; Genetic testing; Family history advice; Survivorship; Change in shape of breast; Ulceration of nipple; Bleeding from nipple; Skin of breast; Hormonal breast problems; Menopausal breast problems; Breast tenderness; Breast infection; Breast abscess; Breast inflammation; Inflammatory breast conditions; Breast reconstruction; Fibrocystic breast disease; Core biopsy; Fine needle aspiration of breast lesions; One stop clinic; Rapid access for diagnosis; Multidisciplinary practice, Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis; male breast; gynaecomastia, ALCL

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