Best Breast Surgeon in Tatler Cosmetic Surgery Guide 2019

Mr Kelvin Ramsey appears in this year’s Tatler Beauty and Cosmetic Surgery Guide

Mr Kelvin Ramsey was delighted to appear in the Tatler Beauty and Cosmetic Surgery Guide 2019 in the category of UK’s best breast surgeon. Alongside five other plastic surgeons, Mr Ramsey was recommended for his meticulous breast reconstruction work, explaining to the publication his aim is to “put these ladies back to where they were […]

lymphoedema specialist published in British Journal of Surgery

Mr Kelvin Ramsey publishes lymphoedema article in British Journal of Surgery

Lymphoedema specialist Mr Kelvin Ramsey and colleagues recently had an article published in the British Journal of Surgery. Following treatment for breast cancer, damage caused by surgery or radiotherapy to the lymph nodes under the arm can result in a build-up of lymph fluid causing a swelling of the tissues known as lymphoedema. Treating breast cancer-related […]

Breast implant safety advice from Mr Kelvin Ramsey

Advice on breast implant safety

On Monday, BBC Panorama’s programme focused on medical implants, after working with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and a large number of media organisations around the world including the British Medical Journal, who had highlighted what they feel to be regulatory deficiencies in bringing medical implants to the healthcare sector and their subsequent surveillance in patients. In light of […]

Groundbreaking Surgery at the Royal Marsden

Groundbreaking surgery developments at the Royal Marsden

The Royal Marsden continues to lead the way in groundbreaking surgery internationally, as surgeons perform a UK-first in robotic surgery. Using pioneering da Vinci robotic technology, a patient underwent a robotic total pelvic exenteration to treat advanced rectal cancer. This procedure entails removing all the organs from the pelvic area and the traditional approach would […]

Mr Kelvin Ramsey published in the British Journal of Surgery

Mr Kelvin Ramsey published in the British Journal of Surgery

Breast cancer‐related lymphoedema (BCRL) presents a significant healthcare burden and adversely affects the quality of life of breast cancer survivors. Mr Kelvin Ramsey has just had his series of lymphaticovenous anastomosis surgery for breast cancer-related lymphedema published in the British Journal of Surgery. This is the first UK series of this type of technique and […]

Advice on BIA-ALCL in breast implants

Important information for patients considering breast implant surgery

Breast implant surgery is a very popular cosmetic surgery procedure and is typically very successful, with a high patient satisfaction rate. However, any surgical procedure carries a degree of risk and potential complications and it is essential that patients are fully aware of the implications of their decision to go ahead with surgery at that […]

Cosmetic Surgery Masterclass

Mr Kelvin Ramsey completes the Royal College of Surgeon’s Cosmetic Surgery Professional Behaviours Masterclass

In response to the 2013 review of the cosmetic surgery industry by Professor Sir Bruce Keogh KBE, the Royal College of Surgeons has developed a cosmetic surgery certification scheme aimed at improving patient safety in this sector. The aim of this scheme is to recognise surgeons that have the necessary and relevant training, qualifications and […]