Mr Ioannis Goutos, Plastic and Burns Surgeon

Mr Ioannis Goutos BSc(Hons), MBBS(Hons), MSc, FRCS[Plast]

Plastic and Burns Surgeon

BSc(Hons), MBBS(Hons), MSc, FRCS[Plast]
MrIoannis Goutos,Plastic Surgeon

Mr Goutos is a recommended Plastic and Burns Surgeon

Brachioplasty / Arm Lift Surgery - Procedure and Recovery

Keloid Scars - Causes, Treatment & Prevention

Thigh lift Surgery - Procedure and Recovery Tips

Weight Loss Surgery - Tummy Tuck, Panniculectomy and Bariatric Surgery

Body Sculpting / Body Contouring Surgery

Types of Burns - First Aid, Treatment & Burn Repair Surgery

Areas of expertise

  • Cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery
  • Hypertrophic/keloid scar management
  • Surgical scar revision, needling of scars and wound care
  • Burns reconstructive surgery
  • Body contouring, tummy tuck, arm lift, and thigh lift
  • Post bariatric surgery body contouring

Recommendations for Mr Goutos

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Recommended by:

  • byDr Kartik Modha, GP

    Mr Goutos took great care of a family member who had suffered scarring from an extensive burn and gave practical advice ahead of further treatment. Very grateful for the sensitive and expert care received, and have no hesitation in recommending him to those seeking treatment for scars.

  • byDr Rasha Gadelrab, GP

    An excellent and respected plastic surgeon who has a special interest in burns & scars. Always puts the patients at the centre of his care and makes proven techniques from all over the world accessible to his patients.

  • byMr Luke Jones, Knee Surgeon

    Ioannis has a well deserved reputation for academic and technical excellence as a surgeon. More importantly he is a caring, dedicated and considerate clinician who is constantly striving to deliver excellent care for his patients. I would have no hesitation in sending my family to him for treatment.

  • byDr Kartik Modha, GP

    Mr Goutos took great care of a family member who had suffered scarring from an extensive burn and gave practical advice ahead of further treatment. Very grateful for the sensitive and expert care received, and have no hesitation in recommending him to those seeking treatment for scars.

  • byDr Rasha Gadelrab, GP

    An excellent and respected plastic surgeon who has a special interest in burns & scars. Always puts the patients at the centre of his care and makes proven techniques from all over the world accessible to his patients.

  • byMr Luke Jones, Knee Surgeon

    Ioannis has a well deserved reputation for academic and technical excellence as a surgeon. More importantly he is a caring, dedicated and considerate clinician who is constantly striving to deliver excellent care for his patients. I would have no hesitation in sending my family to him for treatment.

  • Address

  • The London Scar Clinic

    152 Harley Street, London, GB, W1G 7LH

  • Weymouth Street Hospital

    42-46 Weymouth St, Marylebone, London, GB, W1G 6NP

  • Royal London Hospital

    Whitechapel Rd, London, GB, E1 1BB

  • About Mr Ioannis Goutos

    GMC number: 6048381

    Year qualified: 2002

    Place of primary qualification: University of London

    Mr Ioannis Goutos is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Barts Health NHS Trust where he spearheads the development of a burns service in the East London catchment area. His special interests include the application of surgical and non-surgical treatments that make scars look and feel better. He places strong emphasis on psychodynamic principles to explore the impact of burn injuries and scars on an individual’s life and functionality.

    Mr Goutos qualified from the Royal Free and University College London medical school in 2002 with a distinction in Surgery and a First Class Honours BSc degree in Molecular Medicine with Basic Medical and Clinical Sciences. He acquired a Plastic Surgery national training number in the Oxford Deanery in 2008, having worked at a number of the burns and plastic surgery services, including St. Andrew’s Centre for Plastic Surgery and Burns, Chelmsford, where he developed a special interest in burns. Following completion of a Masters degree in Burn Care, he was offered an honorary clinical lectureship and, since June 2015, a substantive appointment as a Clinical Senior Lecturer in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery at Queen Mary University of London.

    Mr Goutos has broad academic interests, including the pathophysiology and management of burns pruritus. He has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals and presents his work nationally and internationally. He is a reviewer for the main burns journals - ‘Burns’ and ‘Journal of Burn Care and Research’. He is also an associate editorial board member of the International Journal of Burns and Trauma. He is part of an international group called Scar Academy, which aims to transform scar management globally and member of ‘Interburns’, a charity focusing on improving burn care in low to middle income countries through the provision of education and training.

    Areas of expertise

    • Keloid scars management
    • Burns treatment
    • Cosmetic surgery
    • Plastic & reconstructive surgery
    • Hypertrophic management
    • Surgical scar revision, needling of scars and wound care
    • Burns reconstructive surgery
    • Body contouring, tummy tuck, arm lift, and thigh lift
    • Post bariatric surgery body contouring

    Professional memberships

    Articles by Mr Ioannis Goutos

    myHealth Story: A patient's experience of being treated by Mr Ioannis Goutos (Plastic Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgeon)

    Keloid scars

    myHealth Story: A patient’s experience of being treated by Mr Ioannis Goutos (Plastic Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgeon)

    myHealth Story: A patient’s experience of being treated by Mr Ioannis Goutos (Plastic Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgeon)

    Brachytherapy in the adjuvant management of keloid scars: literature review

    Extravasation injuries: a review

    Isotopic Split-skin Graft for Resurfacing of Deliberate Self-harm Scars

    Neuropathic Mechanisms in the Pathophysiology of Burns Pruritus: Redefining Directions for Therapy and Research

    Obesity and Burns

    The evidence behind the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in scar management: a literature review

    Sexual Function Following Burn Injuries: Literature Review

    Steroid tape: A promising adjunct to scar management

    Early management of paediatric burn injuries

    W-plasty in Scar Revision: Geometrical Considerations and Suggestions for Site-specific Design Modifications

    Supported charities

    Other specialists recommended by Mr Goutos

  • Mr Luke Jones, Knee Surgeon

    I have known Mr Jones in a professional capacity for a number of years; I have no reservations to recommend him as a highly skilled and totally dedicated orthopaedic consultant. He has an excellent bedside manner and provides tailored, high quality care to his patients.

  • Mr William Townley, Plastic Surgeon

    Having worked with Mr Townley for a number of years, I have no reservations in recommending him unreservedly based on his clinical excellence and impeccable communication skills.