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- Hand surgery
- Lower limb surgery
- Reconstructive surgery
I am an NHS consultant in Plastic surgery at Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust and Walsall Manor Hospital NHS Trust. I graduated in 1983 and after completing my plastic surgery training have been in a consultant practice since 1998. I have a general plastic and cosmetic surgery practice with sub-speciality interests in body contouring surgery, facial rejuvenation and breast surgery.
I am a member of numerous professional bodies including the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAPRAS). I have been council member of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons and Chairman of the British Medical Association, Birmingham, Honorary Secretary of the West Midlands Regional Advisory Committee in Plastic Surgery and Clinical Director for Plastic Surgery services in SWBH NHS Trust.
I am actively involved in teaching and training and has been College tutor for Surgery for his NHS Trust. I have had several publications in scientific peer reviewed journals and also acts as a reviewer for the Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery.
Areas of interest
Hand surgery; Dupuytrens Disease; Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Cubital Tunnel Syndrome; Hand Injuries; Flexor Tendon Repair; Extensor Tendon Repair; Tendon Reconstruction; Tendon Transfers; Arthrodesis surgery; Ganglion excision; Soft Tissue Injuries; Skin tumours; Skin Oncology; Basal Cell Carcinoma; Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Malignant Melanoma; Benigh lesions; Cysts; cancer/ oncology; Facial aesthetic surgery; Breast Reduction; Breast Augmentation; Rhinoplasty; Abdominoplasty; Liposuction;
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon Sandwell General Hospital, Lyndon, West Bromwich B71 4HJ
Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon Walsall Manor Hospital NHS Trust Moat Road, Walsall, West Midlands WS2 9PS
Breast Surgery, Hand Surgery and Skin Oncology
Walking, Cycling and meditation
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Hindi - Native or bilingual
- Urdu - Native or bilingual
- Panjabi, Punjabi - Conversational
- Telugu - Basic
The Changing face of Streptococcal Myositis,Journal of Accident and Emergency Medicine
November 1998, Vol 15 No 6 p 425-426.
Reconstruction of an Ischial Pressure Sore with a Sartorius
Musculocutaneous Flap,Journal of Wound Care, March 1994, Vol 3, No 2, p76-78
The Thermal Effects of Kirschner wire fixation on small bones, Journal of Surgery of the
Hand- British and European Volume, 199 24B: 3: 355-357
BMA’s Annual Report for 1993-4,British Medical Journal - Correspondence
18th June 1994, No 6944, Vol 308 p 1640
Rationing and surgery: setting boundaries,British Journal of Surgery - Correspondence
July 1998,Vol 85, p1015
Sturge Weber Syndrome -Hospital Medicine - Correspondence,February 1999, Vol 60, No 2, p 146
Raised intracomparmental pressures and compartment syndromes-Injury, Int. J. Care Injured 30 (1999) 313- Correspondence
Overview of trends in burns and scalds related mortality in the last 20 years at the Birmingham Burns Unit Burns 2001 2001 N0v 27(7) 723-30
Current attitudes to fluid resuscitation in the UK -Burns 2001 March: 27(2) 183-4
A novel method of ring removal from a swollen finger-
British Journal of Plastic Surgery-2001 March 54(2): 182
Unilateral Mydriasis during Blepharoplasty
British Journal of Plastic Surgery 2001 Oct 54(7): 648
Lignocaine for Surgical Surgical Drain Removal- A Prospective Double Blind
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery- 2003 October 2003 112(5) 1493-4
A Simple method of locking the plunger during syringe liposuction
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Dec 2004 114(7):1973
Use of a balloon catheter as a tissue expander and sizer
British Journal of Plastic Surgery
Prospective analysis of the outcome of subpectoral augmentation
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2005 May;115(6) 1781
Can we rely on a general practitioners referral letter to a skin lesion clinic to prioritise appointments and does it make a difference to the patient’s prognosis
Ann R Coll Surg Engl
Skeletal muscle Metastasis from malignant melanoma
Br J Plast Surg S
Familial pseudo pseudoxanthoma elasticum.
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg.
J Hand Surg [Br].
Plast Reconstr Surg.
Ann R Coll Surg Engl.
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg.
Avoiding unfavourable outcomes in Liposuction.
Indian J Plast Surg.
Medical malpractice: Plastic and Aesthetic surgery
Encyclopaedia of Forensic and Legal Medicine 2nd Edition
Plastic Surgery Trauma- A Handbook of acute management-Kindle edition
- MBBS Osmania University 1983
- FRCS Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow 1989
- MBA Open Business School, Open University 1994
- FRCS(Plast) Intercollegiate Board of Plastic Surgery 1997
- Dip Eur B(Plast) EBOPRAS 1998
Reference number 3516568
Details of entry to specialist register
- Specialist Register in Plastic Surgery, 1998
Affiliations / memberships
BAPRAS- British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
BMA- British Medical Association
SEW- Society of Expert Witnessess
- Little Aston Hall DriveLittle AstonSUTTON...
- 14:00 - 17:00
- 0121 353 2444
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
0121 353 2444
Other ways of contacting me
I can be contacted directly using Skype. My Skype ID is: atulkhanna108