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Boob Jobs Now Available When Wide Awake

Mr Nishikawa, along with his consultant surgeon colleague Fazel Fatah, have pioneered the technique of cosmetic surgery using local anaesthetic, with or without sedation – enabling treatments to take place as day cases, and in some instances, over lunch time. A new operating technique for breast augmentation surgery where the patient remains awake throughout the […]

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Part 2 in the story of Separating the Siamese Twins

More details are disclosed by a spokesperson for the Birmingham Children’s Hospital about the fantastic surgery identical Siamese twins underwent to be separated. Here, we continue the story of Siamese twins Sanchia and Eman Mowatt who were separated in a pioneering operation in December 2001. The only ray of hope was that while the girls […]

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Surgery Saves Siamese Twins

Mr Nishikawa plays a vital role in the separation of identical Siamese Twins joined at the back. The children, born in Birmingham, underwent a full day of surgery before the successful separation. Siamese twins have been successfully separated in the longest operation of its kind performed in Britain. The two, who are believed to have […]

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Would you Have a Breast Job While Wide Awake

The story of Nuala McEwan who underwent one of the first breast augmentation surgeries at The Westbourne Centre using local anaesthetic and sedation; story contains detailed description of the procedure. On the operating table lies a pretty blonde-haired woman with her eyes closed. A large blue fabric drape separates her head from her body and […]

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The Midland Boy Who Had a Facelift

Oliver was born with a birthmark on his face that continued to grow and grow as he got older. After several non-surgical treatments, he opted for a reverse facelift when he was only 13 years old. Midland surgeons have performed a facelift – on a 13-year-old boy. Oliver Grumley was born with a birthmark on […]

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Mr Nishikawa Helps Mould Plastic Surgeons of the Future

Assessing, training and examining medical students and new plastic surgeons is a big way Mr Nishikawa continues to give back to his profession. Hiteshkumar Tailor reports from the British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons’ Undergraduate Plastic Surgery Day, held at the Royal College of Surgeons of England, December 2009 A cold December morning […]

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Muscle Transplant Saves Boy’s Leg

A seven-year-old who doctors feared would lose a leg following a car accident is now walking after a pioneering operation. A seven-year-old who doctors feared would lose a leg following a car accident is now walking after a pioneering operation. Surgeons from Diana, Princess of Wales Children’s Hospital in Birmingham took muscle from Darryl Noyce’s […]

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Boy Has Operation So He Can Smile

In a pioneering surgery, a boy has a muscle from his leg implanted in his face, and now he can smile! An eight-year-old boy has been given an operation to allow him to smile. Jake Swift has a condition called Moebius Syndrome, which causes paralysis of the face. In a pioneering operation, Jake had a […]

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