Miss Christina Choy

Miss Christina Choy

MBBS, FRACS, FRCSEd, FCSHK

Breast Surgery, General Surgery

35 years of experience
26 years as a specialist
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Overall Rating

Overall

5

Bedside Manner

4.94

Explanation

4.94

Top feedback

“Very good and caring doctot.“
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Cantonese
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3553082
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £275

    Follow-up appointment: £220

    Practices worked at

    Chelsea Outpatient Centre

    280 Kings Road, London, United Kingdom, SW3 5AW
    195 reviews

    The Harley Street Clinic

    35 Weymouth Street, london, United Kingdom, W1G
    750 reviews

    About

    Dr. Christina Choy is a Breast Specialist Consultant Surgeon currently working at the private practices at Princess Grace Hospital,The Harley Street Diagnostic Centre, the Lister Hospital and the Chiswick Medical Centre. She is a very experienced Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon specializing in Breast Surgery and Breast Reconstruction. Her areas of interest include breast conservation surgery with oncoplastic technique, mastectomy with skin and nipple-sparing with reconstruction, fat transfer, sentinel node biopsy with dual localization, wire-guided, and the new wireless localization procedure, breast reduction, augmentation, and uplift. Miss Choy is very experienced in offering breast screening and assessment procedures for breast pain, nipple discharge, mastitis, and lumps. She also offers family history clinic, other breast cancer risk assessments, and genetic testing. 

    Dr. Choy graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery degrees from the University of Sydney in 1986. Choy undertook her postgraduate speciality training across well-known countries such as Australia and Hong Kong. Dr. Choy also worked as a fellow in the UK in St Bartholomew’s Hospital and the Royal Marsden Hospital before taking on consultant post as a locum at St Bartholomew's, King's College and Newham General Hospital. She worked as a substantive consultant Oncoplastic breast surgeon at Homerton University Hospital for over 14 years. Dr. Choy worked in a multi-disciplinary team in the London Breast Institute for over 10 years with breast care nurses, pathologists, oncologists, and radiologists.

    Dr. Christina Choy is also interested in research regarding the genetic aspect of breast cancer by studying gene arrays and studying data of Afrocarribean young women with breast cancer. She also studies ethnic barriers affecting women in accessing early breast cancer diagnosis and aims to resolve barriers to allow easier access to medical care. She has published in many peer-reviewed scientific journals. 

    Choy is an Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgeon fully registered with the General Medical Council. She also holds medical board registrations in Hong Kong and Australia. Choy is also a member of the Association of Breast Surgeons in the UK and Breast Surgeon International. Dr. Choy is fluent in English, Chinese - Cantonese.

     

     


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

     

    • Mastectomy
    • Skin and Nipple-sparing mastectomy with reconstruction
    • sentinel lymph node biopsy with dual localization
    • Axilla nodal clearance
    • Breast conservation surgery with oncoplastic technique
    • Microdochectomy
    • Milk duct excision
    • Breast reconstruction
    • Fat transfer lip remodeling
    • Nipple reconstruction
    • Breast reduction
    • Breast Augmentation
    • Breast screening and assessment
    • Breast health counseling
    • Genetic testing for breast cancer
    • Excision of breast lump
    • Fine needle aspiration cytology
    • Core biopsy
    • Removal and insertion of prosthesis into the breast 
    • Mastopexy 
    • Drainage of a breast abscess (e.g. hematoma and seroma)
    • Surgery for a male breast lump, gynecomastia
    • Lipoma Removal

     

    • Breast Cancer
    • Cancerous breast lumps
    • Breast reconstruction
    • Breast reduction and augmentation
    • Breast screening
    • Breast health and risk counselling
    • Breast pain
    • Nipple discharge
    • Breast lump
    • Family history of cancer
    • Breast assessment
    • Male breast lump and breast pains
    • Genetic testing for breast cancer
    • Mastitis

     

     

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    Medical procedures

    • Breast Consultation
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    Education

    • Graduated with MBBS from the University of Sydney in 1986
    • Awarded FCSHK from the College of Surgeons Hong Kong in 1993
    • Awarded FRCSEd from the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh in 1993
    • Awarded FRACS from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 1998
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    Reviews

    4.96 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
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    Bedside Manner
    Breast Consultation
    5/18
    Breast Cancer
    4/18
    Breast lump
    2/18
    Breast Lump
    1/18
    Metastases
    1/18
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Breast Consultation
    Very good and caring doctot.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (4/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (4/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Breast Cancer Metastases
    Very caring
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Breast Consultation Breast Cancer
    Ms Choy is clear and very forthright. She had the patience to go through all my questions again and again. I feel like I’m in good hands.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Breast Consultation Breast Lump
    Very confident and professional
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Breast Consultation
    I had a very positive experience with Miss Choy - she provided all relevant information and was very clear in her explanations. Thank you very much.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Breast Cancer
    She explained every minute item relating yo my condition. I felt she covered everything I would need to know, and her reasons for her diagnosis
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    Overall
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Breast lump
    Very thorough and neat. Was very positive.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Breast lump Breast Consultation
    Dr. Choy made me feel safe and really showed interest in my condition. I believe she did everything to ensure I am looked after well and to give a remarkable consultation prior diagnosis. She took the time to explain everything I should do to prevent my condition from recurring. Much respect and appreciation to her dedication, thank you!
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    Overall
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Breast Cancer
    I have been under Miss Choy for over a year and can’t fault her expertise
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Very friendly, informative and happy to answer questions
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