Mr Abdul Kasem



Special clinical interest in breast cancer & diseases, breast oncoplastic, reconstruction, augmentation, reduction, mastopexy & breast lipofilling and lipomode

Mr. Kasem is a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon with a special interest in breast cancer and breast oncoplastic reconstruction surgery at the Medway NHS Foundation Trust and the London Breast Institute. Mr Kasem undertook his training at the at the Princess Royal University Hospital’s Oncoplastic Unit. He has also had the opportunity to gain further, valuable expertise and breast cancer management skills during an 18 month honorary secondment with the breast cancer oncoplastic surgery team at the Royal Marsden Hospital, at the South-East London Breast Cancer Screening at the King’s College University Hospital and as part of the oncoplastic surgery team at St Thomas’ Hospital. His oncoplastic surgical and breast reconstruction skills include breast reduction, breast mastopexy (uplift), breast augmentation (enlargement), breast lipomodelling and lipofilling with fat grafting, immediate and delayed breast reconstruction, nipple reconstruction and nipple tattooing. He also has an interest in open hernia repair surgery. Mr. Kasem has attended the European Institute of Oncology in Milan and many international breast surgery centres to expand his oncoplastic breast surgery skills. He is is on the specialist GMC register as an accredited consultant surgeon.

Special clinical interests
Breast cancer
Breast diseases
Breast oncoplastic and breast reconstruction
Breast augmentation (enlargement)
Breast reduction
Breast mastopexy (breast uplift)
Breast lipofilling and lipomodelling

Research interests
Breast cancer and oncoplastic breast surgery

Current NHS and University posts
Consultant Surgeon, Medway NHS Foundation Trust Honorary Senior Lecturer at Kings College Medical School – University of London

Year of first medical qualification

Current professional memberships

Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCS Ed)
Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCS Ed)
British Association of Surgical Oncology British (BASO)
Association of Breast Surgery (ABS)
British Medical Association (BMA)

Contact details
Private appointments: 01732 207 000
Private secretary: Ms Laura Hollick – 01732 207 003

Personal profile
Mr. Kasem’s hobbies include tennis, cycling and walking around the Kent countryside.