As one of the few female plastic surgeons in the UK, Elena brings a distinctly feminine perspective to her work. Her deep understanding of the physical and emotional concerns experienced by women undergoing cosmetic or reconstructive surgery give her an empathy that makes all the difference for many patients. She is a Patron of Keeping Abreast- a breast cancer reconstruction support group and dedicates her free time to educating and supporting woman who have suffered from breast cancer.
As well as using some of the most cutting edge techniques in the world, Elena’s association with the best private hospitals, combined with her team’s exemplary aftercare and customer service make her clinic a popular choice.
“I cannot praise or recommend Elena enough. She transformed my daughter not only on the outside , but on the inside also. She is a genius in her field and in the words of my daughter, "she is the most amazing woman." (after her mum of course!).”
“I have a waist for the first time and I cannot stop smiling. It's given me so much confidence, I wish I'd done it sooner. Elena is a remarkable lady, who I cannot thank enough.”
Experience and Accreditation
She is a Board Certified UK Consultant Plastic Surgeon, a member of the British Association of Plastic Surgeons (BAPRAS), Royal College of Surgeons, London (FRCS Plast) and European Board of Plastic Surgeons (EBOPRAS). She is also on the UK GMC Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery and holds the UK (CCT) Certificate of Completion of training in Plastic Surgery.
After completing eight years of training in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Elena successfully undertook a prestigious three year Fellowship in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction and Breast Oncoplastic Surgery. This fellowship took her to Guys and St Thomas London, Manchester University Hospital, Broomfield Hospital in Chelmsford and world-renowned Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead.
This was followed by a further nine months of fellowships abroad, in a number of world renowned centres, including: The University Hospital in Ghent (Belgium), Sant Pau Hospital in Barcelona (Spain), Ganga Hospital in Coimbatore (India), The European Institute of Oncology in Milan (Italy) and The University Hospital in Tokyo (Japan), where she learnt about the latest, international advances in Plastic Surgery. She hold many international awards and certificates, specialising in microsurgery, breasts, lymphoedema and all aspects of cosmetic surgery. To learn more, here is her website www.elenaprousskaia.com