Mr Omar Quaba

Mr Omar Quaba

Consultant Plastic Surgeon
MBBChir, MA, FRCS (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 Omar Quaba at Spire include:

Cosmetic surgery

Plastic surgery

Other treatments

Cosmetic Surgery

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

Plastic Surgery

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

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Professional profile

Availability - Murrayfield: Friday 2pm-6pm, alternate Saturday 9.30am-12.30pm.

I was educated at Fettes College, Edinburgh. I completed my medical degree at Cambridge University and also obtained a BA honours degree in Medical Ethics, Psychology and the History of Medicine.

I commenced my plastic surgery training in 2003. My specialist training was carried out in Aberdeen and Glasgow. In 2011 I spent a year on fellowship in Australia at the world renowned Royal Adelaide Hospital. I gained extensive experience in microsurgery and reconstruction of complex facial/ head and neck conditions as well as general plastic surgery and aesthetic surgery.

I completed a cosmetic surgery fellowship in Edinburgh with my father and have worked closely with him ever since, gaining invaluable experience on the finer points of cosmetic plastic surgery. I have interests in all aspects of cosmetic surgery including those that I routinely carries out in my NHS practice such as breast augmentation, breast reduction, body contouring and facial plastic surgery.

I am passionate about training and teaches on a number of courses. I am involved in the setting of the written plastic surgery exam for trainees nearing the end of their training. I am a reviewer for the Journal of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery and many of my own publications have been widely cited.

Clinical Interests

Cosmetic surgery
Non-surgical procedures
Plastic surgery
Breast surgery
Cosmetic breast surgery
Dermatological lasers
Facial surgery
Skin cancer
Reconstructive surgery

My main NHS clinical interests are head and neck surgery and reconstruction, advanced skin cancer, perineal and gynaecological reconstruction and lower limb reconstruction. I am interested in all aspects of cosmetic plastic surgery and in particular I have an interest in body contouring and breast surgery including breast augmentation, reduction and male gynaecomastia surgery. My head and neck background helps to compliment my interest in facial aesthetic surgery where my main interests are rhinoplasty, facelift and eyelid surgery. I do not see children in my private practice.

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh

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Personal Profile

My time outside of work is spent with my family and three children. I enjoy watching my boys play rugby and spending time gardening with my daughter (the boys refuse to help). I am interested in photography, technology, football and current affairs.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0131 334 0363
Private secretary 0131 346 0020