Mr Raj Ragoowansi, Plastic Surgeon

Mr Raj Ragoowansi MBBS, MSc, FRCS (Plast)

Plastic Surgeon

Areas of expertise

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  • Consulting Rooms

    101 Harley Street , London , GB, W1G 6AH

  • Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth

    60 Grove End Road, St. John’s Wood, London, GB, NW8 9NH

  • Harley Street Clinic

    35 Weymouth Street, London, GB, W1G 8BJ

  • 101 Diagnostics

    101 Harley Street , London, GB, W1G 6AH

  • The Wellington Hospital

    The South Building, The South Building, St John's Wood, London, GB, NW8 9LE

  • BMI The London Independent Hospital

    1 Beaumont Square Stepney Green, London, GB, E1 4NL

  • BMI The Sloane Hospital

    125 Albemarle Road, Beckenham, Kent, GB, BR3 5HS

  • Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, GB, W1U 5NY

  • Spire London East Hospital

    Roding Lane South, Redbridge, Ilford, GB, IG4 5PZ

  • The Harley Clinic

    130 Harley Street, London, GB, W1G 7JU

  • The Portland Hospital for Women and Children

    205 - 209 Great Portland Street, London, GB, W1W 5AH

  • Barts Health NHS Trust

    Newham University Hospital, Glen Rd, London, GB, E13 8SL

  • About Mr Raj Ragoowansi

    GMC number: 3689855

    Year qualified: 1992

    Place of primary qualification: University of London

    Mr Ragoowansi graduated in medicine and surgery in 1992 from St Thomas Hospital Medical School, London with the final year elective spent at Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA. He was awarded the Smith & Nephew Surgical Prize for a dissertation on Evolution of Sutures in Surgery. After completion of training in general surgery and the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS), higher training in plastic and reconstructive surgery was undertaken in London, East Grinstead and Chelmsford.

    This involved specialist exposure in reconstructive surgery of the breast, face, hands and trunk. Formal aesthetic surgery training in London was acquired at the Royal College of Surgeons approved institutions, Wellington Hospital and King Edward VII Hospital, London.

    He was awarded several research and clinical grants from the British Association of Plastic Surgeons to study the molecular mechanisms and treatment of abnormal scar formations. He has authored over 32 papers in peer reviewed plastic and reconstructive surgery journals and has been invited to lecture on the aesthetic surgery faculty for the University of London.

    In addition to providing a comprehensive reconstructive surgery service of the breast (post mastectomy reconstruction, congenital asymmetry) specialist areas of aesthetic surgery include breast reshaping, body contouring after weight loss, facial and eyelid rejuvenation and management of problem scars. A regular see and treat clinic for skin lesions is conducted with a dermatologist.

    Areas of expertise

    • Acute hand trauma - soft tissue and skeletal
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
    • Dupuytren's disease
    • Ganglions
    • Joint rebalancing post echo/rheumatoid arthritis
    • Microsurgery of the hand, Peripheral nerves
    • Minimal access Flexor and Extensor Tendon repair
    • Minimal scar Dupuytren's fascietomy
    • Problems with Muscian's hands
    • Soft tissue and skin trauma
    • Specific interest in Microsurgical release/repositioning of Peripheral Nerves
    • Trigger finger