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Mrs Jenny L C Geh is Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trusts.
She was chair of the Plastics Pan-Thames Specialty Training Committee(2011-2014). she was Chair of education at Bapras (2009-2011). She is a graduate of the University of Nottingham Medical School, full member of the British Association of Plastic and Reconstructive Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS), The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd), fully registered with the General Medical Council (GMC), and was an advisory member of the UK Melanoma Study Group (MSG), now taken up as part of Melanoma Focus.
Mrs Jenny L C Geh is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon with a special interest in melanoma, sentinel lymph node biopsy, non-melanoma skin cancers, reconstructive surgery for all skin lesions, including eyelid, ear and nose reconstruction. She has experience of using Integra® artificial skin for cancer reconstruction. She treats all aspects of plastic surgery including trauma and hand surgery. She was the first person in the UK and Europe to treat patients with Skin cancer in the pelvis with the Da Vinci Robot. She is actively involved in research on melanoma and skin cancer treatments.. She is also a specialist participant in the Parliamentary Melanoma Taskforce and Skin Specialist Interest Group at BAPRAS.
Areas of interest
lumps and bumps; skin checks; plastic surgery; BCC's; trauma; wound specialist; Cosmetic surgery; Melanoma surgery; Dermatological surgery; Skin cancers; SCC; skin oncology; lymph node biopsy;sentinel node biopsy; inguinal block dissections; axillary block dissections; pelvic block dissections; skin surgery;moles;birthmarks;scars; hidradenitis suppuritiva;hyperhydrosis;scar revisions;corrective surgery;breast implants;breast reductions;breast lifts;facelifts;ear surgery;nose surgery;hand surgery;eyelid surgery;fat transfer;liposuction
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- London Bridge Hospital 27 Tooley Street LONDON SE1 2PR
- 020 3897 0634
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Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS trust and King's College Hospital. Outreach clinics at the King's College University Trust at Orpington and the Princess Royal Hospitals at Farnborough, Kent, UK.
She was a Wellcome Research Fellow at University College London, in the Department of Anatomy and Embryology. She also has a Masters degree in Surgical Sciences with distinction and Professor’s Prize. She actively participates in both local and international research trials into skin cancer treatments.
Current research includes
PI at St Thomas' for the Melamag multicentre Trial
Metastatic melanoma via immune regulation
Busy family life
Wellcome Trust Fellow
Professor's Prize at University College London in the dept of Anatomy and embryology
Healy C, Greig AV, Murphy AD, Powell C, Pinder RJ, Saour S, Abela C, Knight W, Geh JL.
Prospective randomized controlled trial: fibrin sealant reduces split skin graft donor-site pain.
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Jul;132(1):139e-46e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e318299c6f4
Karagiannis P, Gilbert AE, Josephs DH, Ali N, Dodev T, Saul L, Correa I, Roberts L, Beddowes E, Koers A, Hobbs C, Ferreira S, Geh JL, Healy C, Harries M, Acland KM, Blower PJ, Mitchell T, Fear DJ, Spicer JF, Lacy KE, Nestle FO, Karagiannis SN.
IgG4 subclass antibodies impair antitumor immunity in melanoma.
J Clin Invest. 2013 Apr 1;123(4):1457-74.
Geh JL, Healy C, Lacy K, Wain M, Attard N, Calonje E, Harries M, O'Doherty M, Orlowska D.
Call for a balanced view on sentinel node biopsy for melanoma.
BMJ. 2013 Feb 6;346:f648. doi: 10.1136/bmj.f648.
Ross AD, Kumar P, Challacombe BJ, Dasgupta P, Geh JL.
The addition of the surgical robot to skin cancer management.
Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2013 Jan;95(1):70-2. doi: 10.1308/003588413X13511609955012.
Gilbert AE, Karagiannis P, Dodev T, Koers A, Lacy K, Josephs DH, Takhar P, Geh JL, Healy C, Harries M, Acland KM, Rudman SM, Beavil RL, Blower PJ, Beavil AJ, Gould HJ, Spicer J, Nestle FO, Karagiannis SN.
Monitoring the systemic human memory B cell compartment of melanoma patients for anti-tumor IgG antibodies. PLoS One. 2011 Apr 29;6(4):e19330. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0019330.
Chalmers RL, Smock E, Geh JL. Experience of Integra in cancer reconstructive surgery. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2010 Dec;63(12):2081-90.
Geh JLC, Geh V S Y, Jemec B, Liasis A, Harper J, Nischal K K and Dunaway D
Surgical treatment of periocular hemangiomas; a single centre experience. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2007 Apr 15;119(5):1553-62.
Geh JLC and Niranjan N S
Perforator based fasciocutaneous island flaps for the reconstruction of axillary defects following excision of hidradenitis suppurativa. The British Journal of Plastic Surgery, 55, 124-128. 2002.
Courses offered to GPs
Sentinel Node Biopsy for skin cancer
Audits for completeness of excision and readmission rates 2014-2015, presented at trust audit.
One hematoma, treated with aspiration at 4 weeks post op. one seroma/ hematoma at 3months postop.
2013-2014, no readmissions in private patients. One hematoma, controlled immediately within 24hrs with no long term complications. Rate of incomplete excisions of skin cancers -none in private patient cohort. All rates of completeness of excision are measured in NHS patients and are comparable to nationally reported levels with a practice that includes training trainees for the specialist register in plastics in the UK.
- BMed Sci University of Nottingham 1990
- BM BS University of Nottingham 1992
- FRCSEd Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1996
- MSc Master of Surgical Sciences distinction University College London 1999
- FRCSEdPLAST intercollegiate FRCSPLAST Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2006
Reference number 3618381
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- BAPRAS Royal College of Surgeons 2007
Details of entry to specialist register
- Plastic Surgery, 2006
Affiliations / memberships
- BMI The Blackheath Hospital, SE3 9UD
- 14:30 - 17:00
- 020 8318 7722
- BMI The Sloane Hospital, BR3 5HS
- 14:00 - 17:00
- 020 8466 4000
- London Bridge Hospital, SE1 2PR
- 15:00 - 17:00
- 07455 696393
- London Bridge Hospital, SE1 2PR
- 08:00 - 12:00
- 07455 696393
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