Mrs Effie Katsarma

Mrs Effie Katsarma

MD PhD EBOPRAS FRCS(Eng)

Plastic Surgery

29 years of experience
24 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

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5

Explanation

4.5

Top feedback

“Dr Katsarma is one of the best doctors I’ve seen in a number of years. Her sense of compassion and enthusiasm is contagious. It was a pleasure working with her. “
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Subspecialties

  • Hand Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3577688
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    Practices worked at

    The Lister Hospital

    Chelsea Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8RH
    852 reviews

    Chelsea Outpatient Centre

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

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    09:00 - 17:00
    Tue
    09:00 - 17:00
    Wed
    09:00 - 17:00
    Thu
    09:00 - 17:00
    Fri
    09:00 - 17:00
    Sat
    09:00 - 17:00
    Sun
    09:00 - 17:00

    About

    Miss Effie Katsarma is a Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand surgeon based at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. She also performs private work at the Lister Hospital, Chelsea Outpatient Centre and Sydney Street Outpatients and Diagnostic Centre.

    After graduating from the Aristotle University of Medicine in Greece in1989, she moved to the UK and began her plastic surgery training at Mount Vernon Hospital, Northwood, Middlesex. Following this, she completed further training at St Andrews Hospital, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, University College Hospital and the Royal Free in London. After completing her training, she undertook an 18 month clinical fellowship at the Christine Kleinert Institute in the USA, where she gained extensive experience in microsurgery and hand surgery. Whilst in the United States she became a member of the USA Hand Transplant Team and assisted with the second hand transplant in Louisville, Kentucky. In 2001, she was appointed as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital. 


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Abdominal surgery
    • Body Contouring 
    • Botulinum Therapy
    • Breast Augmentation (enlargement) 
    • Hand surgery
    • Wrist Surgery

     

     

    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Finger Injury 
    • Hand Deformities 
    • Hand Injury 
    • Trigger Finger 

     

     

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    Procedures

    • Breast Augmentation (Enlargement)
    • Limb Reconstructive Surgery
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    Special interests

    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Finger Injury
    • Hand Deformities
    • Hand Injury
    • Trigger Finger
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    Education

    MD Aristotle University of Medicine, Greece

    PhD London 

    EBOPRAS (Fellow) The European Board Of Plastic Reconstructive And Aesthetic Surgery

    FRCS(Eng) Royal College of Surgeons

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    Reviews

    4.83 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    Very friendly and kind and clearly very knowledgeable. Made me feel calm and helped me with my problem. Would recommend.
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Katsarma is one of the best doctors I’ve seen in a number of years. Her sense of compassion and enthusiasm is contagious. It was a pleasure working with her.
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