Paul Smith Hand & Plastic Surgeon
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Since 1988, Paul Smith has developed and led the Congenital Hand Surgery service at Great Ormond Street Hospital and gone on to practice at the Portland Hospital in London, taking with him the experienced medical team he had spent time developing.He is proficient in delivering a wide spectrum of children’s hand surgical procedures, including congenital transverse amputation, symbrachydactyly, radial club hand, ulnar club hand, syndactyly, acrocephalosyndactyly’s such as Apert’s Syndrome, hypoplasia (especially thumb hypoplasia), duplication and Ring Constriction Syndrome. (more…)
Paul Smith spent a significant amount of time at Duke University in North Carolina where he received extensive aesthetic surgical training. Whilst there he was involved in over 1000 breast augmentations, in excess of 300 facelifts and a similar number of breast reductions and abdomenoplasties as well as the full spectrum of aesthetic surgical corrections as shown below: (more…)
Paul Smith has over 25 years’ experience as an expert consultant in the management of all varieties of skin cancer, including basal cell carcinomas, squamous cell carcinomas and melanomas. From encountering numerous cases, Paul would always advise that patients are seen by a plastic surgeon immediately if an excision of a lesion is required in order to achieve a wide enough clearance, and also if reconstruction with local flaps or a skin graft is necessary. (more…)
Paul Smith is a highly skilled consultant who offers expert treatment and advice in the areas of Hand Surgery, Reconstructive Plastic Surgery including skin cancer management, and cosmetic surgery. He is one of the most experienced Congenital Hand Surgeons in the World and is a member of the Congenital Hand Anomaly Study Group of which there are only 30 members worldwide.
As a leading practitioner with over twenty five years experience in the field, patients can be confident that they will receive the very highest standard of care and the best advice. He has both the expertise to reassure and a reputation to be trusted, helping patients make informed and positive decisions about their healthcare.
His team adopts a comprehensive approach, prioritising clinical excellence throughout the process - from offering sound and sympathetic advice before a procedure, right through to a commitment to effective aftercare. Valuable links with external healthcare professionals, such as hand therapists and physiotherapists, clinical nurse specialists, ensure all patients receive comprehensive and effective care.