Mr Tony Barabas Member of BAPRAS, BSSH and FESSH
Specialties: Plastic, Reconstructive, Aesthetic and Hand Surgery
Areas of expertise: Breast, Facial, Skin and Hand Surgery, Body contouring and Cosmetic surgery.
Mr Barabás attended Southampton Medical School, qualifying in 2001. He then spent 18 months at the Royal Brisbane Hospital, Australia, just as the Bali Bombings occurred. His experience in reconstructing the victims of the bombings was the start of his career into Plastic Surgery, and the importance in understanding the aesthetics of the human body.
He performed his Basic Surgical Training at Addenbrooke’s (Cambridge) and the Norfolk and Norwich hospitals between 2004-2007, during which time he attained membership to the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Between 2007-2014 he undertook Specialist Higher Surgical Training in Plastic Surgery across hospitals in London.
Cosmetic surgery attachments were undertaken at:
- Australia: Royal Brisbane Hospital
- London: Guy’s & St Thomas, Parkside, Chelsea & Westminster, Ashford and East Grinstead Hospitals.
- Cape Town, South Africa: The Kingsbury Hospital and Tranquillity clinic
- Calgary, Canada: Riverview surgical centre
Mr Barabás was awarded Fellowship to the Royal College of Plastic Surgeons in 2011. In 2014 he was awarded both the British and European diplomas in hand surgery, entered onto the Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery by the GMC and started his NHS plastic surgery consultant post at Hinchingbrooke Hospital in Cambridgeshire.
He has more than 20 publications, 17 International or National presentations and 3 book chapters, including writing and editing chapters on “Body Contouring” in the Oxford Textbook of Plastic Surgery (including: Thigh lift; Abdominoplasty; Liposuction; Breast augmentation; Breast reduction; arm lift). He has also won 9 prizes in surgery, including the Royal Society of Medicine’s “UK Surgical Trainee of the year” in 2010 for his work on melanoma.