Mr Awf Quaba

Consultant Plastic Surgeon
MB, ChB, FRCS(Ed)(Plast)

Practising at

Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Awf Quaba at Spire include:

Cosmetic surgery at Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

Plastic surgery at Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

Other treatments

Cosmetic surgery:

  • Nose
  • Face
  • Eyes
  • Breasts
  • Body
  • Non-surgical procedures

Plastic surgery:

  • Cosmetic breast surgery
  • Dermatological lasers
  • Facial surgery
  • Non surgical cosmetic treatment
  • Skin cancer
  • Rhinology

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Professional profile

I have been practicing plastic surgery in Edinburgh as a consultant since 1987. I completed my six years of specialist training in plastic surgery in London (North East Thames Regional Unit, The London Hospital, Whitechapel & St Bartholomew's Hospital). I had a busy and varied NHS practice specialising in skin cancer, facial reconstruction, breast surgery, hand surgery (including congenital hand surgery) and lasers. I took early retirement from the NHS in 2008 to concentrate solely on my private practice where I now work full time.

The majority of my work is cosmetic facial and breast surgery. I have particular expertise in facelift surgery and rhinoplasty. I use liposculpture (liposuction and fat transfer), laser, Botox and fillers to compliment my facial surgical work. In addition, I run a one-stop skin lesion clinic at the Ambulatory Care Unit of the Spire Murrayfield Hospital. This clinic offers patients immediate surgical or laser removal of skin cancer and cosmetic excision of moles following the initial consultation. I have extensive experience of revision breast augmentation surgery.

Clinical Interests

Cosmetic surgery
Cosmetic breast surgery
Breast surgery
Dermatological lasers
Facial surgery
Non-surgical procedures
Non-surgical cosmetic treatment
Plastic surgery

Special clinical interests: Facelift surgery; rhinoplasty/nasal reshaping; eyelid cosmetic surgery; revision breast cosmetic surgery; body contouring; facial and breast cosmetic surgery.

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS)
British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)
Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh

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Current NHS posts

Full time private practice
Previously Consultant Plastic Surgeon NHS Lothian (1987-2008)

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Personal Profile

I enjoy spending time with my six grandchildren and family. Other interests include digital photography, current affairs and classical Arabic poetry.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0131 316 2507
Private secretary 0131 346 0020

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