Kothari, Ash - onco-plastic breast surgeon and clinical lead

 

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Ash Kothari - onco-plastic breast surgeon and clinical lead

Contacts

Secretary: Zoe McGann, tel 020 7188 4245
Secretary email: zoe.mcgann@gstt.nhs.uk

Area of expertise: breast surgery
Languages spoken: English, Hindi, Gujrati, Marathi

  • Biography

    Mr Ash Kothari is skilled in all techniques of onco-plastic breast surgery as well as implant based breast reconstruction.

    He is the clinical lead in breast surgery as well as the lead of the breast team. He is on the faculty of a number of international onco-plastic breast surgery and implant based breast reconstruction courses as well as conferences. He is co-director of the London Implant and ADM Masterclass, held each year at Guy's.

    Ash is a co-investigator on the world's first prospective implant and acellular dermal matrix based breast reconstruction clinical trial.

  • Education and training

    Ash underwent higher surgical training in the North West Thames Deanery.

    He received onco-plastic and reconstructive breast surgery training at The Royal Marsden, Charing Cross and St Mary's Hospitals in London.

  • Specialist interests

    • Onco-plastic breast surgery
    • Immediate breast reconstruction
    • Familial breast cancer
    • Breast cancer in young women
  • Research interests

    • New implant reconstruction techniques

    • Novel intra-operative imaging techniques
    • Developing a new breast cancer app – for patients as end users