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Breast surgery

Breast surgery

Different types of breast surgery include: breast reduction surgery, augmentation mammoplasty, mastectomy, lumpectomy, breast-conserving surgery, a less radical cancer surgery than mastectomy, mastopexy, or breast lift surgery. Breast surgery is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures available today. The most important role of breast surgery is removal of benign or malignant lesions. Surgery aims to remove the breast cancer with a margin (border) of normal tissue to reduce the risk of the cancer returning (known as local recurrence) and to try to stop any spread elsewhere in the body. It is usually the first treatment choice for breast cancer.

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    Giles Davies

    Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon

    Experience
    18 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Fiona MacNeill

    General Surgeon

    Experience
    32 years
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  • Philip Turton

    Philip Turton

    Consultant Breast Oncoplastic and Aesthetic Breast Surgeon

    Experience
    23 years
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    Kefah Mokbel

    Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon

    Experience
    25 years
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    Peter Jones

    Consultant General Surgeon

    Experience
    43 years
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