Mr Damir Kosutic

Mr Damir Kosutic

Plastic surgery 06062578


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  • Reconstructive surgery

About me

Mr Damir Kosutic is an internationally acclaimed expert in Lymphoedema Microsurgery, Natural Tissue Breast Reconstruction (DIEP flap, PAP flap, thigh flaps) and all aspects of Skin Cancer and Sarcoma Surgery including complex reconstruction of the face, facial palsy surgery, ear and nose reconstruction. He is also specialises in upper and lower limb reconstruction following cancer or trauma and transgender/transition/de-transition surgery. He is a full-time Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at prestigious Christie NHS Foundation Trust in Manchester, where he is responsible for the development of complex microsurgical reconstruction. He is the only plastic surgeon in the UK trained in Lymphoedema Microsurgery by Prof. Cheng, a pioneer in this field from Taiwan.
Mr Kosutic completed prestigious fellowships in Breast Reconstruction and Perforator flaps with pioneers in this field Prof. Jaume Masia in Barcelona as well as the inventor of DIEP flap – Dr Robert Allen in New York. Mr Kosutic has published some of the key papers on one of the today’s most significant advances in the field of microsurgical breast reconstruction – the use of CT angiogram and MRI for the planning of perforator flaps to significantly improve surgical outcomes for all women undergoing breast reconstruction. Mr Kosutic has also completed the prestigious microsurgical fellowship at Imperial College NHS-Charing Cross Hospital London. He is one of the few plastic surgeons in the UK experienced in lymphatic reconstructions for breast cancer and gynecological cancer patients suffering from lymphoedema as well as Lipoedema. He is a member of World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery and invited speaker at prestigious conferences around the world. Mr Kosutic is one of the few surgeons in UK with expertise in migraine headache surgery. He is one of the only 20 UK-practicing plastic surgery Consultants who is a full member of prestigious EURAPS (European Association of Plastic Surgeons). He is also a Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of England and European Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Mr Kosutic was awarded prestigious EURAPS Scholarship for best European Plastic Surgeon as well as HCA Scholarship. Apart from Lymphoedema Treatment, Breast Reconstruction and Melanoma Surgery, Mr Kosutic offers expertise in Migraine headache treatment, abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), Liposuction for Lipoedema and Lymphoedema and all types of skin cancers and sarcoma surgery. (SSMDT member).

Areas of interest

Breast Reconstruction
DIEP flap
Lymphoedema surgery
Lipoedema surgery
Skin cancer resection and reconstruction
Melanoma surgery
Migraine Headache Surgery
Sarcoma surgery
microvascular free tissue transfer
cancer reconstruction
head and neck reconstruction
upper and lower limb reconstruction
abdominoplasty (tummy tuck)
carpal tunnel release

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Procedures completed

  • S0603

    Primary excision of malignant lesion - Trunk & Limbs - (1-5)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5)

  • S5562

    Release of burn scar contracture, trunk & limbs - (1-5)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5)

  • S5524

    Burn excision (wound/scar) trunk & limbs (not more than 2% of body area) - (1-5)

  • S2500

    Local flap - less than 9cm2 - (1-5)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5)

  • W0950

    Radical clearance of sarcoma of trunk or limbs, +/- amputation or insertion of prosthesis - (1-5)

  • S0643

    Excision of lesion of skin or subcutaneous tissue - four or more, Trunk & Limbs (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

  • B2981

    Local mobilisation of glandular breast tissue to fill surgical cavity - (1-5)

  • T8520

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

  • S0602

    Primary excision of malignant lesion - Head & Neck - (1-5)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5)

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