Mr Basim Matti is a senior Consultant Plastic surgeon who works in the United Kingdom having qualified from the University of Mosul in 1985. He carried out all his training from junior to senior registrar in the Plastic Surgery Centre in Sheffield, St Andrews Hospitals in Billericay, West Middlesex Hospital and Hammersmith, London. He was appointed Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Charing Cross Hospital from 1998 to 2002. His cosmetic plastic surgery training was done with the world-renowned plastic surgeon, Mr F V Nicolle and Mr Matti started with him as a fellow in aesthetic surgery and then a partner from 1980s to 1990s.
Mr Matti is the United Kingdom secretary for ISAPS, (International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery) and is a full member of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons as well as the British Association of Plastic Surgeons. He is a member of the BAAPS counsel. His main interest in cosmetic plastic surgery is facelift and rhinoplasties, as well as breast surgery and liposuction. He has performed more than a thousand facelifts and seven hundred and fifty rhinoplasties, both primary and secondary. His vast experience extends to difficult noses, as well as difficult faces, breast augmentation and abdominoplasty.
Mr Matti is a well-known teacher for aesthetic and cosmetic plastic surgery, both in the United Kingdom and abroad. He has been a frequent contributor to the meeting in the United Kingdom, the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons and the British Association of Plastic Surgeons for the last fifteen years. He has been a teacher and demonstrates his technique to his colleagues, both with his retired colleague Mr Nicolle and without. He is a frequent contributor to international meetings and to teaching courses which he regularly attends in Miami, New York and Dallas and has done so for the last eighteen years. He has published and presented extensively and he is a very keen teacher in the field of aesthetic plastic surgery.