Mr James Harvey

Mr James Harvey

General surgery 04539463


  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
  • Breast specialist
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network
Breast specialist

Specialises in

  • Breast surgery

Bupa specialist

  • Breast specialist


  • Face-to-face consultations
  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon at the Nightingale & Prevent Breast Cancer Prevention Centre, at Manchester Foundation Trust. The Nightingale Centre is nationally recognised as a centre of excellence for breast cancer treatment and is the largest unit in the UK.
National Fellowship in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery in 2010, under the tutorage of Plastic and Breast Reconstructive Surgeons in Sheffield.
He completed his surgical training in 2012 and was appointed as a Consultant in Breast and Breast Cancer Surgery. His specialist area within the NHS is exclusively breast disease and breast related problems, i.e. breast cancer surgery, breast reconstruction, aesthetic breast surgery and lipomodelling/fat transfer. Mr Harvey exclusively performs breast cosmetic surgery, cancer and reconstructive and revisional surgery and as a consequence of his good outcomes and reputation is an International speaker on the topics.
Mr Harvey is an invited speaker at International Breast Reconstructive meetings including the ORBS conference, Milano Breast Conference, Amsterdam Breast Conference and is a trainer for Allergan.
Mr Harvey is an active trainer, participating in the teaching of trainee breast and plastic surgeons at both local and national levels. Mr Harvey is author of the Oxford Handbook of Breast Disease Management and is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Manchester. He is lead for multiple trials in Manchester and in the UK, mainly introducing innovation to breast surgery and ensuring high quality outcomes for patients, particularly those have cancer and reconstructive surgery.
He has a large practice in consulting patients with a family history of breast cancer and in performing risk reducing mastectomies and reconstructions.

Areas of interest

Breast cancer; breast reconstruction; triple assessment; breast reduction; breast augmentation; breast lumps; Lipomodelling; gynaecomastia; risk reducing mastectomy; mastopexy; breast uplift; therapeutic mammaplasty; lipoaugmentation; perforator flaps; prepectoral reconstruction

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Procedures completed

  • T9020

    Sentinel node mapping and sampling with blue dye and radioactive probe for breast cancer - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • B2820

    Wide local excision of breast +/- local mobilisation of glandular breast tissue to fill surgical cavity - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • B3310

    Drainage of breast abscess (including haematoma and seroma) - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • T9000

    Sentinel node mapping and sampling with blue dye or radioactive probe for breast cancer - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • T8520

    Block dissection of axillary lymph nodes (axillary clearance) levels 1 to 3 - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • B3017

    Reconstruction of breast using fat transfer (including delayed reconstruction) - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • B2761

    Skin/nipple sparing mastectomy (including axillary node biopsy) - bilateral - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • B3036

    Removal and replacement of prosthesis into the breast (including capsulectomy) - unilateral - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • B3100

    Reduction mammoplasty - unilateral - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

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