Mr Zahid Hassan is a Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand surgeon with extensive experience having worked at five major centres in the UK over a period of 20 years. His area of expertise includes:
General plastic surgery
Non surgical rejuvenation
Hand surgery including congenital
Paediatric plastic surgery
Mr Hassan is currently a substantive NHS Plastic Surgeon at Whiston Hospital and Alderhey Children's Hospital.
His private practice is based at Spire, Liverpool and Fairfield Independent Hospital, St Helens.
Medicolegal clinics are based at Whiston Hospital and Pall Mall in Manchester, Warrington and Liverpool.
At Manchester University he was awarded a higher doctorate (MD) for research involving wound healing. Higher plastic surgical training was undertaken in the Mersey region, leading to the Intercollegiate Specialty Fellowship in Plastic Surgery FRCS(Plast) in 2012 and subsequently the Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in 2013 with registration on the specialist register for Plastic Surgery.
During Higher Plastic Surgical Training he completed the North West Aesthetic Fellowship in Chester, Liverpool and Manchester region which was followed by an Advanced Training Fellowship in Hand Surgery at Leeds.
Mr Hassan undertakes a full range of Plastic surgery procedures including cosmetic and has expertise in hand surgery having obtained the British Diploma in Hand Surgery in 2015.
Mr Hassan has contributed significantly to plastic surgery literature with over 20 publications in peer reviewed journals and multiple presentations at national and international meetings.
Mr Hassan is a keen teacher who has always been involved in training other surgeons and is currently the Training Programme Director for Plastic Surgery in the North West Deanery (WEST).