Mr Kaiyumars Contractor

  • FRCSEd, Phd, FEBS
  • Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon

Overview

Clinical interests

  • Nipple sparing mastectomy
  • Sentinel node biopsy
  • Axillary clearance
  • Therapeutic mammoplasty
  • Oncoplastic breast surgery
  • Reconstruction using implant & autologous flaps
  • Partial breast reconstruction
  • Symmetrisation breast surgery after cancer
  • Family history risk assessment for breast cancer

Professional memberships

  1. Association of Breast Surgery UK
  2. Imperial College Alumni Association
  3. British Medical Association
  4. Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Publications & affiliations

  1. Paper– [18F]-3’Deoxy-3′-fluorothymidine positron emission tomography and breast cancer response to docetaxel
    Contractor KB, Kenny LM, Stebbing J, Rosso L, Ahmad R et al
    Clinical Cancer Research. 2011 Dec 15;17(24):7664-72 
  2. Paper– [11C]choline Positron Emission Tomography (PET) in Estrogen Receptor Positive Breast Cancer
    K Contractor, L Kenny, J Stebbing, C Palmieri, A Al-Nahhas et al.
    Clinical Cancer Research, September 1, 2009; 15(17): 5503 – 5510 
  3. Paper– Intra-operative imprint cytology for assessing the sentinel node in breast cancer – Results of its routine use over 8 years.
    Contractor, M. Gohel, E. Al-Salami, K. Kaur, N. Aqel, E. Nigar, M. Burke, H. Singhal.
    European Journal of Surgical Oncology, Jan 2010, Volume 35, Issue 1, Pages 16-20 
  4. Paper– Biological basis of [11C]choline-positron emission tomography in patients with breast cancer: comparison with [18F]fluorothymidine positron emission tomography.
    Contractor KB, Kenny LM, Stebbing J, Challapalli A, Al-Nahhas A et al
    Nuclear  Medicine Communications. 2011,  Aug 22 
  5. Reviewer- Annals of Surgery , European Journal of Surgical Oncology