Katsarma Effie

Ms Effie Katsarma

Consultant Plastic Surgeon


Specialty Plastic surgery

Special interests General plastic surgery, body contouring, anti-ageing, hand surgery

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    Miss Effie Katsarma is a Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand surgeon based at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital. She graduated from the Aristotle University of Medicine in Greece in 1989 and moved to the UK, beginning her plastic surgery training at Mount Vernon Hospital, Northwood, Middlesex. This was followed by training at St Andrews Hospital, Guy"s and St Thomas" Hospital, University College Hospital and the Royal Free in London.

    On completion of her training in the UK, she spent 18 months on a clinical fellowship in the USA (Christine Kleinert Inst), gaining further experience in micro surgery, reconstructions and hand surgery. She participated in the second hand transplant in Louisville, Kentucky and is a member of the USA hand transplant team. She has been appointed Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital since 2001.

  • Clinical interests icon plus

    General plastic surgery, body contouring, anti-ageing, hand surgery

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