Name and Position

Mr Andrea Figus
Consultants
Plastic Surgery

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 288543
Fax Number: 01603 288378

Profile

Position: Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon and Clinical Senior Lecturer in Clinical Anatomy and Plastic Surgery

Specialties: Breast Reconstruction, Microsurgery, Hand Surgery, Penile Reconstruction, Anatomy and Research.

Special clinical interests: Perforator Flaps, Breast and Limbs Reconstruction, Aesthetic Surgery

Research interests: Anatomy and Physiology of Perforator Flaps

Secretary: Chelsea Garrett chelsea.garrett@nnuh.nhs.uk 01603 288543 ext 4543

Telephone: 01603 288543

GMC Number: 6094942 ({Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Specialist Register)

Degrees & Universities: MBBS (1999, University of Cagliari, Italy),

MD (1999, University of Cagliari, Italy), CCT in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (2004, University of Sassari, Italy), PhD (2008, Anatomy, Dermatology and Plastic Surgery, University of Rome – Sapienza, Italy) , FEBOPRAS (2005, European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, Dublin, UK).

Current membership(s) of professional National and Regional bodies:

Italian Board of Medical Doctors, District of Cagliari, Registration: n° 7755.
Member of the Italian Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (SICPRE),
Overseas Associate Member of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS).

Professional Expertise: Renowned expert microsurgeon with special interest in Breast Reconstruction. 15 Years of Experience in Breast, Hand, Skin, Lower Limb and Penile Reconstructive Surgery. Research Lead in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Clinical and Research Lead in Clinical Anatomy and Plastic Surgery at University of East Anglia. Author and co-author of 96 international publications. Member of the Editorial Board and Reviewer of the most important international Journals in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Member of BAPRAS, EURAPS (UK Representative and Scientific Committee Member) and SICPRE.

Personal profile: I have been a professional football player in Italy. I love the sea of my beautiful Sardinia and I try to spend my spare time travelling around the world and enjoying sports (football, windsurfing, ski-ing).