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Mr Ahmed El Gawad, Plastic Surgeon





Mr Ahmed El Gawad, Liverpool Plastic surgeon





Bridgewater Hospital , Manchester
Whiston Hospital, Liverpool
Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool
NHS Consultant surgeon, Whiston & Royal Liverpool Hospitals, Liverpool

Educational Background

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Plastic Surgery (FRCS Plast)
European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery (FEBOPRAS)
MD higher Degree in Plastic Surgery
MSc higher degree in Plastic surgery

Society Memberships

General Medical Council: GMC Registration No.6140288
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Plastic Surgery
British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)
British Limb Reconstruction Society (BLRS)
European Society for Trauma & Emergency Surgery (ESTES)
European Society for Surgical Research

Mr El Gawad's Research & Education Interests

Mr El Gawad has a strong interest in furthering medical care through research and education. His research includes lower limb reconstruction in diabetic patients, and reconstruction of the neck and facial areas after burns.

Mr El Gawad's work has been presented on numerous occasions both nationally and internationally, and has led to awards of both MSc and MD higher degrees.


Mr El Gawad's Specialist Interests

Mr El Gawad has more than 20 years experience in Plastic Surgery, beginning his medical career in 1995 and qualifying from Cairo University, Egypt.  After successful completion of 10 years plastic surgery training in a 3000-bedded University Teaching hospital in Cairo, Mr El Gawad decided to consolidate his experience by moving to the international landmark training system in the NHS. 

In the UK Mr El Gawad's training included working at major plastic surgery centers, including 18 months period at the renowned St Andrews Burns and Plastic Surgery Unit in Chelmsford as a Senior Fellow.  Mr El Gawad has been working at a Consultant-level post since 2012, and has recently been asked to help establish a plastic surgery service in a 1100 bedded Regional Trauma hospital in the Middle East. 

Mr El Gawad is currently an NHS Consultant Plastic Surgeon based at the Royal Liverpool University Teaching hospital as the main Plastic Surgery provider.  


Mr El Gawad's Practice Philosophy

Mr EL Gawad insists on excellence from his team and staff, and leads by example to maintain the highest quality of care for his patients throughout.

Mr EL Gawad makes every effort to ensure that he meets your expectations; every patient is offered a unique, personalised plan of care tailored to meet their needs. Prior to your operation Mr El Gawad offers a one-to-one 30 minute consultation to give you honest and professional advice. Mr EL Gawad then offers you a two-week cooling off period, in accordance with the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) in order to allow you to consider the options, information and make an informed decision about your care. You will be given the opportunity of further consultation with Mr El Gawad at no extra charge to assist you in making an informed decision about your treatment.

Following your operation Mr El-Gawad will always visit you on the ward. Also, a further two follow-up appointments are included. Exclusively your surgeon, Mr EL Gawad, performs the full treatment journey, from the first consultation until discharge.



Mr El Gawad practices at:
- Bridgewater Hospital - 120.Princess Road, Manchester, M15 5AT
- Whiston Hospital - Warrington Road, Liverpool, L35 5DR
- Broadgreen Hospital - Thomas Drive, Liverpool, L14 3LB

NHS practice

Mr El Gawad is also a Consultant Plastic surgeon at Whiston Hospital Liverpool, and the Royal Liverpool University Hospital.

Whilst performing a range of Plastic surgery procedures in the NHS, Mr El Gawad has a specialist interest in limb reconstruction, facial surgery, breast surgery and skin cancer management.


To arrange a consultation with Mr El Gawad:

For Private consultations at St Helens or Whiston Hospitals, please contact:
Tel: 0151 430 1044
e-mail: maria.naylor@sthk.nhs.uk
For Private consultations at Bridgewater Hospital, please contact:
e-mail: info@aelgawadplastics.co.uk
Tel: 07825 249422
For Private consultations at Broadgreen Hospital, please contact:
Tel: 0151 282 6813
e-mail: lisa.rent@rlbuht.nhs.uk


Procedures performed by Mr.ElGawad include:

Arm lift
Body contouring
Breast augmentation
Breast reduction
Facial reconstruction
Hand surgery
Nerve repairs
Skin cancer
Tendon repairs
Thigh lift



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