Mohs surgery aims to remove skin cancer whilst doing minimal damage to the surrounding healthy tissue. Expert plastic surgeon Mr Nial Kirkpatricks explains why the procedure is considered one of the most effective techniques for treating the most common types of skin cancer.
Mr Niall Kirkpatrick is an award-winning craniofacial plastic surgeon based in London specialising in reconstructive craniofacial, head and neck surgery. He is highly recognised for both his clinical work, and his charitable work in Vietnam. We interviewed Mr Niall Kirkpatrick about why he decided to become a doctor and to specialise in his chosen field of plastic surgery.
Skin tags are harmless, usually painless, small, soft, skin-coloured growths. They are mainly just a few millimetres in size, although they can grow bigger and tend to look like elongated growths that hang off the skin. They are made of loose collagen fibres, small blood vessels and skin. Although harmless and not contagious, people often dislike the appearance of skin tags. Here to tell us more about skin tags and how to get rid of them is plastic surgeon Mr Niall Kirkpatrick.
Having a facial surgical procedure, such as rhinoplasty, may be daunting and leave some people concerned that it's a difficult and painful operation. Top Plastic Surgeon Mr Niall Kirkpatrick answers the commonest questions on a nose job, including the reasons a person may opt to have one.
As a trustee of the charity ‘Facing the World’, paediatric plastic surgeon Mr Niall Kirkpatrick treats children who suffer with facial disfigurement in both the UK and under developed countries.
Leading consultant craniofacial plastic surgeon Mr Niall Kirkpatrick answers some of the most common questions and doubts surrounding the well-known 'facelift' procedure, or facial rejuvenation as it should be more accurately known.
Top plastic surgeon Mr Niall Kirkpatrick discusses the different facelift procedures available and the best age to have surgery.