Mr Haresh Devalia

Mr Haresh Devalia

MBBS, MS, DNB, MSc, FRCS (Ed) , FRCS (Gen Surg)

Breast Surgery

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1 specialist

18 years of experience
12 years as a specialist
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Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“My experience was very good. Mr Devalia has a professional and kind manner. I didn’t have to wait for results which saved a lot of anxiety.“
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 5201586
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    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1664 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1390 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    00:00 - 23:59
    Tue
    00:00 - 23:59
    Wed
    00:00 - 23:59
    Thu
    00:00 - 23:59
    Fri
    00:00 - 23:59
    Sat
    00:00 - 23:59
    Sun
    00:00 - 23:59

    About

    Mr Haresh Devalia is a fully accredited breast and oncoplastic surgeon and is on the General Medical Council's (GMC) Specialist Register. After many years of evidence-based practice in the treatment of breast cancer as well as cosmetic breast surgery, Mr Devalia brought the advanced technique of local perforator-based flap surgery (LICAP, MICAP) to the people of Kent and London.

    This technique allows breast conservation even for large cancers, for which the only option would have been mastectomy and complex breast reconstruction with a long recovery. LICAP and MICAP allow patients to avoid mastectomy, retain normal breast tissue, and offer quick recovery with a minimal hospital stay. In addition to breast cancer work, Mr Devalia takes pride in revising complex breast cosmetic procedures and enhancing aesthetic breast appearance.

    He commenced his higher surgical training in Oxford Deanery and continued as a specialist registrar in the London Deanery. He trained at various hospitals including St Georges Hospital (London), Ashford & St Peter’s Hospital (Chertsey), and the Royal Surrey County Hospital (Guildford), and worked as a senior registrar in the oncoplastic breast unit at the Royal Marsden Hospital (Sutton).

    After the completion of his training, he was appointed as a Locum Consultant at the Royal Marsden Hospital before his substantive appointment at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust as the Consultant Breast and Oncoplastic Surgeon.

    Mr Devalia has published as senior author in medical journals on clinical management of breast cancer and techniques. And in recognition of his exemplary work, he has won the award of 'Best Oncoplastic and Aesthetic Breast Surgeons - England' and was certified as ‘Best Student at National Level in General Surgery’ (August 1997) and was awarded a Gold Medal in the final examination for the Diploma of National Board, India.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Breast Augmentation (Enlargement)
    • Breast Pain Management
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Cosmetic Breast Surgery
    • Video Consultation
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Cancer Genetics
    • Family History
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    Procedures

    • Breast Augmentation (Enlargement)
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Pain Management
    • Breast Reduction
    • Cosmetic Breast Surgery
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Breast Cancer
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    Education

    Qualifications

    FRCS(Ed)  Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. 1999

    FRCS (Gen Surg)  Intercollegiate Examination Board, Royal Colleges of Surgeons  2007


    Additional training

    MS [Gen Surg]  Seth G.S. Medical College, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 1997

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Bedside Manner
    Explanation
    Breast Augmentation (Enlargement)
    2/7
    Breast Cancer
    2/7
    Breast Reconstruction
    1/7
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    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    My experience was very good. Mr Devalia has a professional and kind manner. I didn’t have to wait for results which saved a lot of anxiety.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    In a very vulnerable situation I had the best experience from start to finish it was amazing. In the predicament I was in I couldn’t have received better care, information, expertise and comfort. I find it hard to express my gratitude for such excellent and professional service.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Dr haresh corrected my boobs from a previous surgery I had by another doctor. I couldn’t be happier he corrected everything I didn’t like from previous doctors surgery! He’s amazing at his job and very professional and accurate!
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Experience was great, the treatment itself was exceptional and has changed my life. As for the entire experience, it was easy and simple. Dr Devalia can be fully trusted in his medical suggestions.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    I found Mr Devalia to be highly professional and pleasant throughout both consultations and post surgery appointments. I felt at ease to ask any questions/concerns that I had, and he took my opinions/requests on board when discussing the size and shape of the implants.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excellent, made me feel safe and involved in my care.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Mr Devalia always made me feel that I was the only patient he needed to worry about. He was extremely understanding and very thorough with his explanations of diagnosis and treatment. He is very courteous and kind and his surgery is exceptional. I feel very fortunate to have been under his care.
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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 doctor for:
    1

    Breast Surgery

    Mr Will Sarakbi
    Mr Will Sarakbi
    Breast Surgery

    18-01-2019

    Mr Devalia is an outstanding Breast Surgeon. I was impressed not only by his experience and skills, but also by his patience and compassion towards his patients.

    For specialty: Breast Surgery
    For procedures: Breast Reduction
    Connection: Is a colleague

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