Mrs Chien C Kat

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Mrs Chien C Kat

MBBS FRCS(Edin) FRCS(Plastic)
Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeon

CC Kat is a leading Midlands plastic surgeon specialising in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. One of the very few female plastic surgeons in the UK, she is in a unique position to offer that professional female perspective and care. As a perfectionist, she believes in achieving the best possible result for every patient.

She is a member of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS), the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS), the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ISAPS), the European Association of Societies of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (EASAPS) and the British Association of Surgical Oncology (BASO). She is on the General Medical Council (GMC) Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery.

She was appointed as a Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at the University Hospital of Birmingham in October 2000, with a general plastic and breast interest.

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Eyelid reduction without scars : Mini-Blepharoplasty

I recently spent a weekend with Dr Angelo Rebelo, renowned Plastic Surgeon based in Lisbon, Portugal, picking up the finer points of the eyelid surgery without scars (mini-blepharoplasty).

Polyurethane coated silicone breast implants - the latest big thing from Brazil

The only way is Brazil. I am a fan. And top of my list is what my patients call the 'posh Brazillian implants'. Silimed is the Brazilian company that makes these implants in Rio de Janeiro.

Lipoabdominoplasty my way - the `lock and glue` tummy tuck

From June 2010 to October 2011, I started an innovative approach combining internal locking stitches, tissue glue and local anaesthetic infusion pumps without the use of drains (tubes left within the abdominal wound to drain excess blood and body fluids) on all my lipoabdominoplasty patients.

My favourite non-surgical treatment - Fractional C02 Laser

New technologies are being launched all the time and the challenge for practitioners is to look beyond the marketing and separate the good science from the bad. We aquire aesthetic equipment only after careful research and so far have been very pleased.

Botox to prevent wrinkles - sense or nonsense?

Botox when given to the right patient, in the right position, at the right dose can produce amazing results however, the issue of performing anti-ageing treatments on younger patients crops up time and time again..

ITV show plays host to guest with worlds largest breast implants

ITV's This Morning plays host to controversial guest Chelsea Charms who has the worlds largest breast implants - a whopping 164 XXX!

'The judge will be sensible' in face lift legal action

Three weeks ago, many of my colleagues and I were stunned by the headline `patient sues her Plastic Surgeon for 54 million`. The judge has to decide on a figure between the 9million and the 54 million and the decision can influence significantly the face of healthcare in the UK.

Cosmetic surgery is Surgery - making the right choice.

It has been a strained week for the cosmetic surgery industry. A UK plastic surgeon is being sued for 54 million by a patient for a facelift gone wrong. A young british woman dies after travelling to American to have injections to enlarge her buttocks in a hotel room.