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Mr Walid Sasi - Breast Surgery

Mr Walid Sasi is an Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon in Kettering, Northamptonshire.

Based at: Woodland Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

Breast care
Benign breast problems
Breast cancer

 

Academic background

Mr Sasi is highly experienced in the surgical management of all aspects of common benign and malignant breast disease. He has performed more than 5,000 surgical procedures to date. This includes extensive experience in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery with over 300 breast procedures a year.

He has a particular interest in Breast Cancer Surgery using the oncoplastic breast conserving techniques such as mammoplasty. He is also experienced in performing nipple and/or skin sparing mastectomy with breast reconstruction using breast implants or autologous tissue flaps.

His other interests lie in cosmetic breast surgery, particularly breast augmentation using implants and lipofilling, breast reduction and nipple uplift (mastopexy). He also offers revisional and corrective breast surgery.

Mr Sasi has been a Consultant Surgeon in the UK since 2015, having joined the Glenfield Breast Unit in 2018.

He is one of the founding fellows of the Confederation of British Surgery (CBS), an organisation that is wholly committed to ensure the delivery of highest surgical standards in the UK and internationally and he is also a leading member of the UK Breast Cancer Group (UKBCG) and the International Oncoplastic Breast Consortium (OBC).

Mr Sasi is an established member of the European Breast Cancer Research Association of Surgical Trialists (EUBREAST), a network of renowned European breast cancer surgeons that was formed with the primary goal of researching less extensive approaches to breast cancer surgery in order to improve cancer patients’ quality of life and help them return as quickly as possible to their professional and active daily lifestyles.

In the field of Medical Education, he is the Interim undergraduate medical education lead for Breast Surgery at the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and the University of Leicester Medical School. He is also an experienced Surgical Trainer and Supervisor recognised by the General Medical Council. Mr Sasi is proud to have trained many surgeons in general and breast surgery to the highest standards and seen them become accomplished consultant surgeon. In 2018, he was honoured to be nominated by his colleagues to receive the prestigious Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (without examination) in recognition of his career achievements as a surgeon and as a surgical trainer.

 

Professional Memberships

General Medical Council
British Medical Association
Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland (MDDUS)
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Confederation of British Surgery
Oncoplastic Breast Consortium
UK Breast Cancer Group
EUBREAST Association (Italy)
Aesthetic and Reconstructive Breast Surgeons Network (ARBSNet)

 

NHS base

Glenfield Hospital, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

01536 210019