Mr Jalal Kokan

Personal profile

Jalal Kokan has been a oncoplastic breast consultant for 10 years, specialising in breast cancer and cosmetic breast surgery. Mr Kokan has a special interest in lumpectomies combined with breast reduction (therapeutic mammoplasty - breast reduction for cancer), sentinel lymph node biopsy, immediate and delayed breast reconstruction using acellular dermal matrix (e.g. strattice, surgimend, braxon) and lattisimus dorsi breast reconstructions.

Mr Kokan also specialises in breast reduction, augmentation and mastopexy (breast uplift) and treating developmental breast anomalies. He also performs nipple reconstruction, areolar tattooing and lipomodelling. He has treated over 1000 breast cancer patients, and performed more than 100 breast reconstruction, reductions and augmentations in both his NHS and private practice.

Mr Kokan is Principal Investigator for international breast cancer clinical trials at Macclesfield District General Hospital. He is the lead breast reconstructive surgeon at MDGH as well as the lead Clinician for cancer. He is also Senior Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery to the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman.

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow
  • Association of Breast Surgeons
  • Medical Protection Society
  • British Medical Association

Clinical Interests

  • Breast cancer
  • Benign breast problems
  • Breast cancer
  • Breast surgery
  • Breast disease
  • Cosmetic breast surgery
  • Reconstructive surgery

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