Breast Surgeon in London
Debashis Ghosh is a breast Consultant Oncoplastic breast surgeon based at The Royal Free London Breast Unit that is considered one of the leading breast units in the world .He is the CLinical Lead for Breast Services at the Royal Free London NHS. He is actively involved in breast surgery research including the pioneering use of a portable gamma camera for sentinel node biopsies. As a member of the Breast Team of the Royal Free and UCL medical School, he is involved in trials in the use of intraoperative radiotherapy, radioactive iodine and seed localisation. As a top breast surgeon in London, he is currently working on the use of fluorescence in cancer surgery.He is the co-author, chapter on breast and oncoplastic surgery, Kirk’s Operative Surgery.
Area of special interest
Debashis Ghosh graduated from Grant Medical College, Bombay University, India in 1990 with an MBBS (1st class honours). Further surgical training and qualifications include Higher Specialist Training in Breast & Oncoplastic Surgery at University Hospitals of Leicester, Peterborough, and University Hospitals, Cambridge; post-CCT Fellowship at the Royal Free Hospital London; and Visiting Fellow at The Paris Breast Institute: special techniques in oncoplastic surgery.
One Stop Breast Clinic
Mr Ghosh, one of the best breast consultant in London,sees NHS patients and private patients in the settings of a One stop breast clinic, All his consultations for breast cancer as well as breast cancer surgery and breast screening are carried out in world class facilities where one stop service of all radiology and Pathology is available in the same consultation. He is among the best breast surgeons in London and always accompanied by a Specialist Breast care Nurses who is able to counsel and meet the holistic needs of a patient.
Genetic tests for Risks of Breast cancer for BRCA genetic defects are available for suitable patients.
All patients who have Sentinel Node Biopsy will have intra operative testing for presence of Cancer Cells. OSNA and imprint cytology is performed as a routine hence avoiding two operations in certain cases.
All patients and their management is always discussed at the multidisciplinary team that are attended by the leading radiologists, Oncologists and pathologists of London.
All operations are performed at the leading Hospitals of the world that include The Harley Street Clinic, Hospital of St Johns & Elizabeth and The Wellington Hospital .
As a leading consultant breast surgeon, he offers expertise in the following cosmetic and corrective breast surgery procedures: