Mo Akhavani is a Consultant Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeon with a busy private practice in London’s Harley Street and in Surrey. Registered on the GMC specialist register, he continues his work in the NHS with a practice is based at the Royal Free Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in London.
Mo has trained and worked with some of the world’s leading plastic surgeons in London, Manchester, Rio de Janeiro, Toronto, Shreveport and New York. His extensive training in both reconstructive plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery has enabled him to become a leader in his field.
He is the pioneer of the ‘BEST’ butt lift (buttock enhancing speedy transformation) which combines body contouring and buttock enhancement using a highly efficient fat transfer system from the techniques he has gained from his global training.
Mo specialises in all aspects of cosmetic surgery. He has expertise in the following:
- All aspects of cosmetic breast surgery
- Body contouring including thigh lift, arm lift and Abdominoplasty (Tummy tuck)
- Facial rejuvenation including facelift
- SAFELipo ® Liposuction
- Gynaecomastia correction (man boobs)
- Aesthetic gynaecology including labiaplasty.
Memberships and Fellowships
Mo is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, having passed the specialist plastic surgery examination: the FRCS (Plast). He is one of the few plastic surgeons in the UK to hold both the British and European diplomas in Hand Surgery. He is a member of the British Association of Plastic and Reconstructive Aesthetic Surgery (BAPRAS), The British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) and the British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH).
He has been awarded the esteemed Hunterian Professorship from the Royal College of Surgeons of England for his innovative research in plastic surgery for his Doctorate of Medicine (MD).
He has won several academic prizes including: BAPRAS European Fellowship, Dunhill Medical Research Award, BMI Healthcare Fellowship award, BSSH best paper and FESSH travel award. He has published over 30 articles in peer-reviewed journals, and is a faculty member on the BSSH educational committee promoting the education of future surgeons.