Mr Kelvin Ramsey

Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon MA MB BChir MRCSEd FRCSEd (Plast)

Specialism: Breast, Gastrointestinal, Plastic surgery, Skin

Available at: Cavendish, Chelsea, Sutton

Special interests:

  • microsurgery
  • breast reconstruction
  • lymphoedema surgery
  • skin cancer
  • perineal reconstruction


Mr Ramsey has both a private and an NHS practice at The Royal Marsden. He is a Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon and Clinical Lead for Plastic Surgery at The Royal Marsden. After leaving Cambridge University, he completed both his basic training in general surgical specialties and his specialist training in plastic surgery within the pan-Thames region. At the end of his training he was awarded Specialist Fellowships in Microsurgery at Charing Cross Hospital and The Royal Marsden, and also in Melbourne, Australia.

He is a trained microsurgeon who regularly performs complex reconstructions for a wide range of tumour types including skin, sarcoma, breast, and head and neck cancer. In particular, he specialises in breast reconstruction, abdominal/perineal reconstruction and supermicrosurgery for lymphoedema. He is a core member of the skin cancer and oncoplastic breast MDTs.

Mr Ramsey is entered on the GMC Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery and is a member of BAPRAS. He has published and lectured widely and is actively involved in research, in particular in the field of lymphatico-venous anastomosis surgery for lymphoedema.

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