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- Hand surgery
- Lower limb surgery
- Reconstructive surgery
Mr Uppal is an experienced London trained Plastic Surgeon who is a leading member of his NHS department of Plastic Surgery. He has also led a successful private practice team in London and Windsor for over 10 years. He is a Full member of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS) and the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS). He has acted as Chairman at the BAPRAS meeting in 2013 and has also been made a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).
He has hundreds of happy patients who feel comfortable with his warm character and honest approach to their cosmetic surgery. He undertakes Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He also offers Mini Face lift, Nose Reshaping, Eye Bag Removal, Tummy Tucks, Liposuction, Specialist Breast Surgery and many more procedures.
Mr Uppal is a Tutor of Plastic Surgery and has established a course for surgeons wishing to learn surgery of the face. He lectures on Rhinoplasty at International meetings including the BAAPS annual conference. Mr Uppal also undertakes complex plastic surgery where patients have had previous cosmetic surgery or have very precise requirements for their outcome.
Mr Uppal is often called as an Expert Witness in Legal cases as he is a leading authority in the field of Plastic Surgery in the UK. He has published numerous articles in the medical literature and is a teacher of Plastic Surgery for the London and Oxford Deanery Surgical Training programs.
Areas of interest
Eyelid surgery, Hand surgery, Skin Specialist, Skin Cancer, Breast reconstruction; Breast surgery; Abdominoplasty; Rhinoplasty / nose surgery, Cosmetic surgery (self pay), Facelifts, mini facelift, mini tummy tuck, mini nose reshaping, Key Hole Plastic Surgery
Current NHS consultant posts held
Frimley Pary Hospitals
Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals, Ascot, Windsor and Slough.
Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading.
St Peters Hospital, Cherstsey.
Key Hole Plastic Surgery.
Surgery of the Face
Running, swimming and tennis.
Membership of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons.
(Additional) Languages spoken
Algorithm for the management of large abdominal wall defects due to laparostomy wounds following intra-abdominal catastrophe
Clarisa T. P. Choh, Bettina Lieske, Ridzuan Farouk, Carl Waldmann, Rajan S. Uppal
Metastases to the finger masquerading as flexor tenosynovitis.
Anandan SM, Iyer S, Uppal R.
Ultrasound-guided wire localisation for surgical excision of deep seated metastatic deposit of malignant melanoma.
Shirley R, Uppal R, Vadodoria S, Powell B.
Laparoscopic hernia repair compromising rectus abdominis muscle flap for perineal reconstruction despite initial patent vessels.
Khan K, Soin B, Gilbert JM, Uppal RS.
Donor-site morbidity after autologous costal cartilage harvest in ear reconstruction and approaches to reducing donor-site contour deformity.
Uppal RS, Sabbagh W, Chana J, and Gault DT
The efficacy of preoperative mapping of perforators in reducing operative times and complications in perforator flap breast reconstruction.
Uppal RS, Casaer B, Van Landuyt K, and Blondeel P
The effect of a single dose of 5- Fluorouracil on keloid scars: a clinical trial of timed wound irrigation after extralesional excision.
Uppal R.S., Talas G, Kakar S, Khan U, Chapman P and McGrouther DA.
Improved sentinel node biopsy in patients with primary melanoma by preoperative depth measurement using lymphoscintigraphy and ultrasound.
Uppal RS, Fuechsel F, Hoffman D, Masoomi MA, Britten AJ, Allan R and Powell BWEM
Antipholospholipid syndrome- a rare cause of flap loss in breast reconstruction.
Uppal R.S., Stillart F and Hamdi M.
Courses offered to GPs
Minor procedures in Primary Care
Breast Cancer Reconstruction.
Abdominal Hernia Reconstrcution.
High satisfaction in patient feedback survey.
See Testimonials on website:
- MBBS, MSc, FRCS Ed, FRCS (Plast) Royal Free Hospital London 1993
- FRCS Ed Royal College of Surgeons 1998
- FRCS (Plast) Royal College of Surgeons 2005
Reference number 4030270
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons Royal College of Surgeons 2009
Details of entry to specialist register
- Plastic Surgery, 2005
Affiliations / memberships
American Society of Plastic Surgeons – ASPS
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh – FRCS Ed
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons in Plastic Surgery – FRCS(Plast)
British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons – BAPRAS
British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons – BAAPS
International Confederation of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery – IPRAS
- BMI The Princess Margaret Hospital, SL4 3SJ
- 09:00 - 17:00
- 01753 664085
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
Call the hospital where you had treatment and they will call Mr Uppal.
Other ways of contacting me
I can be contacted directly using Skype. My Skype ID is: LondonPlastic