- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Breast specialist
- Breast surgery
- Breast specialist
Mr Agrawal is a Consultant Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgeon at Addenbrooke’s hospital, Cambridge and lead for Audit in breast surgery. Besides routine cancer extirpative surgery, he is adept in latest oncoplastic procedures such as therapeutic mammaplasty, partial breast reconstruction with lateral chest wall perforator flaps (such as LTAP, LiCAP) besides full breast reconstruction with implant, LD muscle flap and newer fat-only chest wall flap (TDAP).
He underwent specialist surgical training in the UK in internationally acclaimed Breast services of Nottingham and Derby complemented by fellowships in Paris and Brussels.
Areas of interest
Specialist diagnosis at One-Stop clinic jointly with a Consultant Breast Radiologist
Formally trained in new techniques of Oncoplastic lumpectomy combined with Breast Reduction (Mammaplasty), skin tightening (Mastopexy) and delayed correction with fat suction or grafting to maximise aesthetic outcome
One of the few Breast Surgeons who regularly performs partial breast reconstruction with fat-flap only (chest wall perforator flap) following large lumpectomy thus maintaining breast shape and avoiding mastectomy in many cases
A modern Breast Surgeon formally trained in Reconstruction of whole breast (with implant, LD-back muscle flap) following mastectomy either immediately or later; One of the very few Breast Surgeons who can perform whole breast reconstruction with fat flap (TDAP flap) only thus avoiding implant or muscle in suitable cases
Other procedures such as Nipple reconstruction or Symmetrising Surgery (matching the cancer breast with either Augmentation or Reduction)
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Ram Adapa Fee Assured
- Dr Famila Alagarsamy Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgeon at Addenbrooke’s hospital, Cambridge.
He completed research in Breast Oncology as Clinical Lecturer in Breast Surgery (University of Nottingham) and acquired DM degree (Nottingham) following collaborative laboratory-based research with the Universities of Cardiff and Sheffield. He has authored 100+ publications and presentations.
Current research interests are in peri-operative therapies in relation to surgical outcome and developing ways to enhance quality of Oncoplastic assessment.
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Hindi - Native or bilingual
- Bengali - Native or bilingual
- MS University of Calcutta 2001
- MBBS University of Calcutta 1996
- DM University of Nottingham 2009
- FRCSEd The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2001
- FRCS Surgery The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2013
- Fellowship Paris Breast Centre 2012
- Fellowship Brussels University Hospital 2012
Reference number 6025539
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Committee member ABS - Association Of Breast Surgery (UK) 2019
Affiliations / memberships
ABS - Association of Breast Surgery (UK)
BBG - British Breast Group (BBG)
EUSOMA (European Society of Breast Cancer specialists)
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Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Sentinel node mapping and sampling with blue dye or radioactive probe for breast cancer - (1-5)
Skin/nipple sparing mastectomy (including axillary node biopsy) - unilateral - (1-5)
Revision reconstruction of breast using fat transfer - (1-5)
Therapeutic mammoplasty for breast cancer - (1-5)
Re-excision of lesion of breast if resection margins are not clear with local mobilisation - (1-5)
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