Miss Catina Bernardis is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon who sees private patients at London Bridge Hospital and Princess Grace Hospital. She has a special interest in hand surgery and is able to treat patients with conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome, Dupuytren’s disease, revision Dupuytren's disease, ganglion cysts, and mallet deformity of the finger. Miss Bernardis also treats epidermolysis bullosa as well as moles, lipomas, and cysts.
After gaining her medical degree in 1989 from the University of London, Miss Bernardis went on to complete her plastic surgery training through The Pan Thames Training Scheme in London. She then undertook aesthetic and hand surgery fellowships, further developing her expertise, before becoming a plastic surgery registrar at a number of hospitals including St Thomas’ and the Queen Victoria Hospital. Miss Bernardis also gained significant experience during her time at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, particularly in traumatic brachial plexus injury surgery. In 2002, she was awarded a specialist fellowship in plastic surgery followed by a trauma reconstruction fellowship which she travelled to Ganga Hospital in India to complete.
Miss Bernardis later became a locum consultant at various hospitals, performed hand and general plastic surgeries. She was also played an integral role in developing a plastic surgery service at Newbury Community Hospital. Miss Bernardis currently works at St Thomas' Hospital where she has been based since 2005.