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Mr Neil Johns is a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon in Hertfordshire
Mr Neil John's philosophy is to utilise oncoplastic breast surgical techniques to push the boundaries of breast conserving surgery by being able to excise large areas of the breast which provides the best oncological outcome, and at the same time being able to reshape or rebuild the breast to provide the best aesthetic outcomes. He is one of the few who regularly performs partial breast reconstruction with a fat only flap (chest wall perforator flap) following large lumpectomy thus maintaining breast shape and avoiding mastectomy in many cases.
Family history of breast cancer
Benign Breast Conditions
Oncoplastic breast surgery
Risk reducing surgery
Mr Johns completed his Doctorate of Medicine in the field of cancer associated weight loss at the university of Edinburgh. He is widely published in this field, as well as breast disease, and other disciplines in surgery. He has been a member of faculty at international conferences and has presented his work globally. He has written contributions for peer reviewed textbooks and is a peer reviewer for a number of journals.
Mr Johns received the coveted Syme Medal from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. This is a prestigious mark of excellence awarded by the College to a Fellow of the College in good standing, on the basis of a submitted thesis (MD or PhD), culminating in the research being published in high quality peer reviewed journals.
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2018
Associate member of the Association of Breast Surgery Association of Breast Surgery 2018
Member of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers Edinburgh (MFSTEd) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2018
Associate Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA) Higher Education Academy 2018
Membership of the Academy of Medical Educators (MAcadMEd) Academy of Medical Educators 2018
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Monday Evenings 17.30-21.00