Mr Zuhair Saidan

General surgery 03374720


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About me

I have been trained as General Surgeon and had a lifelong interest in breast cancer diagnosis and management with a particular interest in reconstructive breast surgery.
I was the Clinical Lead of the department of Breast Surgery at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals from 2007 till 2013 and led the department in establishing the Central Lancashire Breast Unit.
I was appointed as the Chair of the Lancashire and South Cumbria Breast Cancer Network from 2013 till 2019 during which time I oversaw the introduction of several innovative national developments.
My work was recognized nationally when in 2014 I was awarded a National Clinical Excellence Award.
Academic Background:
Mr Zuhair Saidan, M.B, B.Ch, FRCS(Ed)
Trained in General Surgery in Leeds and subsequently in Breast Surgery in London and Edinburgh. I obtained my Surgical Fellowship in 1984. I was appointed as a Consultant Surgeon at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals in 1997.
I have travelled widely presenting and contributing to International and National meetings. I was recently invited to 2 International meetings in Alexandria and Dubai to present my surgical techniques.
I have final year trainees and specialist fellows in Breast Surgery
Professional Bodies:
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Association of Breast Surgeons UK
British Association of Surgical Oncology
General Medical Council
British Medical Association

Areas of interest

Clinical Interests:
Breast Cancer and Reconstructive Breast Surgery
Breast Reductions
Breast Screening
General Surgery and Hernia surgery

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Procedures completed

  • B2820

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

  • T9020

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

  • B3594

    Plastic procedures on nipple - (1-5)

    Ramsay Buckshaw Hospital (1-5)

  • B3140

    Therapeutic mammoplasty for breast cancer - (1-5)

  • B2780

    Simple mastectomy (including axillary node biopsy) - unilateral - (1-5)

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