Dr Raghavan Vidya

Consultant General Surgeon
MS, MD, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Gen Surg)

Practising at

Spire Little Aston Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Raghavan Vidya at Spire include:

General surgery

Other treatments

Breast cancer treatment - lumpectomy, mastectomy

Breast reconstruction

Breast Oncoplasty 

Breast augmentation

Breast lipomodelling

Axilla- sentinel node biopsy, axillary clearance


All breast surgery expect microvascular surgery for being breast disease and breast cancer

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Professional profile

I work as a consultant Oncoplastic Breast surgeon since completion of higher surgical training in 2006 and I have expertise in the management of benign and malignant breast diseases. I work at Royal Wolverhampton Hospital and practice at Spire hospital (Little Aston) treating full array of breast diseases. I perform breast surgery incorporating oncoplastic techniques and breast reconstruction in my practice. My Specialist Interests includes Oncoplastic Breast surgery & Minimal axillary surgery. I have been part of mutli centre European Group in pioneering new method breast reconstruction which I call the "Muscle sparing Breast reconstruction (Flip and Flop Technique)" which is relatively painless . I regularly attend local, national and international breast meetings to keep up with the developments in the field. I also have special interest in breast cancer research. I have excellent feedback from patients demonstrating the high quality service which I deliver as part of the multi-disciplinary team.

Benign breast diseases- Breast pain, nipple discharge etc Breast cancer Breast Reconstruction including new methods of muscle sparing reconstruction Breast Oncoplasty - breast reshaping, augmentation, reduction, Lipofilling etc Axillary disease- sentinel node biopsy Hernia - All types of hernia

I am proud to work as Honorary lecturer at University of Birmingham.

Clinical Interests

Breast care
Breast cancer
Benign breast problems
Hernia repair surgery

Private contact details

Private secretary email

Media Coverage

I have been interviewed on the BBC Midlands news (2016) abut the New breast construction technique of muscle sparing surgery". Link:

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Qualification and professional memberships

MD / Madras University, India / 1990
Qualified from Madras University Higher Surgical Training in Wessex and West Midlands

Professional memberships

Association of Breast Surgeons, UK
British Association of Surgical Oncology
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Member of British Hernia Society
Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland

Professional leadership

National Member of Chemotherapy & Pharmacotherapy Group, NCRI, UK
National Member of Academic Group Breast Group, ABS, UK

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Current NHS posts

Hon Senior Lecturer Birmingham University
Consultant Oncoplastic Breast & General Surgeon
Royal Wolverhampton Hospital

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Personal Profile

I enjoy walking, playing & watching cricket.

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