Mr Shivram Singh

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Dr Shivram Singh, MBBS, FRCS (Clinic in Gen. Surg), FRCS (Plast), Dipl. in Hand Surgery (FESSH-Europe), BSSH BAPS, BAAPS, is a consultant Plastic, Reconstructive, Hand surgeon at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham. His NHS practice includes major reconstructions following Skin and Breast cancer surgeries and trauma.

He is a well-established microsurgeon and regularly performs microvascular reconstruction. He has extensive experience in variety of plastic surgery procedures. Dr S Singh received his comprehensive training both in General plastic and cosmetic surgery from some of the well-known Plastic surgery training units in UK in Belfast, Scotland and England. He has an established private practice in west midlands. His practise includes a comprehensive list of cosmetic procedures.

Shivram qualified from the medical school with a Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree in 1988. His training involved basic surgical rotation in General surgery, Paediatric Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery. After his successful training he was enrolled as a Fellow of the Royal College of Ireland in 1994.

Shivram began his career in plastic surgery in the reputed plastic surgery centre in Belfast. He received his higher specialist training in hospitals throughout Northern Ireland, Scotland and England. He gained further expertise both in reconstruction and cosmetic procedures through the six-year specialist program. He has extensive expertise in micro vascular reconstruction; he was a Fellow in microvascular surgery in reputed unit in Chelmsford, England. He was invited to perform and demonstrate his skills of microvascular reconstruction on Television programmes on several occasions. 

He undertook Breast and Hands fellowships to enhance and augment his skills, and complete his training as a Reconstructive and Cosmetic plastic surgeon. He was accepted as an Intercollegiate Fellow of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons in Plastic Surgery, Edinburgh in September 2006. He was admitted as a Fellow to the Federation of European Society for surgery of Hand and received the Diploma in Hand Surgery from the European Board of Plastic Surgeon in 2008 in Switzerland.

Shivram was appointed as a Consultant Plastic surgeon in the National Health Service (NHS) at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in 2008. He has since visited some of the most accomplished Plastic surgeons around the world to enhance his surgical skills. Presently, he is a consultant plastic surgeon in the NHS, covering the Birmingham and West Midland areas, as well as the entire county of Herefordshire.

Professional Membership

  • British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic surgeons
  • British Association for surgery for Hands
  • British Medico Legal Society Birmingham
  • British Melanoma Group
  • GMC panel member for assessment of SpR’s in training
  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
  • Royal Colleges of Surgeons, Edinburgh
  • GMC Educational supervisor (EAS)

Clinical Interests

Specialties:

  • Breast surgery, including reconstructive breast surgery, Breast reduction, Breast Augmentation, Breast uplift, Nipple reduction and correction of inverted nipple
  • Skin cancer surgery, treating Moles, Melanoma and performs the Sentinel node biopsy. He does major surgeries like groin, axilla and neck dissection to treat cancer
  • Hand surgery, he is a European Board qualified Hand surgeon with expertise to perform various operations like release of Dupuytrens contracture, carpal tunnel syndrome and excision of Ganglions
  • His extensive experience in cosmetic procedures includes Rhinoplasty, Septoplasty, Brow lift, Prominent ear correction, Thigh lifts, Arm reduction, Abdominoplasty, post Massive weight loss surgery and upper and lower Eyelid correction. 
  • Treating Post Massive weight loss patients. He has received extensive training in management of these patients.
  • Dr Singh has been on Television programmes for his expertise in Plastic surgery that include soft tissue reconstructions and microvascular surgery

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