Mr Hussein Tuffaha

Qualifications

FRCS, MBBS, PG Cert

GMC number: 6108197

Practicing since: 2004

Specialties

General Surgery

Consultation times

  • Wednesday
  • Evening
  • Bi weekly
  • Overview

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01473 279123

About

Mr Tuffaha was appointed as a substantive consultant at Ipswich Hospital in April 2018, he has completed his specialty training in London and the East of England in major teaching hospitals including Imperial College Healthcare NHS trust, Royal Free Hospitals NHS Trust and NHS Tayside Trust in Scotland.  He completed an Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Fellowship in Frimley Park Hospital after obtaining his CCT (Certificate of Completion of Training).

Mr Tuffaha is an associate member of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers in the Royal College of Edinburgh, and the Association of Breast Surgery and a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.  He covers all aspects of breast benign and malignant diseases, with an extensive repertoire of Oncoplastic and Reconstructive breast procedures.

Mr Tuffaha's areas of interest and expertise focuses on achieving safe cancer outcomes while obtaining the best cosmetic result for the patient.

Special interests

Breast cancer surgery; onco-plastic surgery; lumpectomy; mastectomy; reconstruction; therapeutic mammoplasty; local flaps; benign breast conditions; breast reduction; breast lift; implant based reconstruction, breast implant based procedures; implant exchange; fat transfer and lipo-filling; breast and implant revision surgery; breast symmetry surgery; breast augmentation

Languages spoken

English, Arabic

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Hussein Tuffaha at Nuffield Health

  • Breast reconstruction
  • Breast reduction
  • Breast uplift (mastopexy)
  • Mastectomy (breast removal)
  • Breast augmentation (enlargement)
  • Breast oncology

Locations Mr Hussein Tuffaha works with

Related experience

Research

Mr Tuffaha  has an active interest in research and has published in peer reviewed journals and presented in national and international conferences.

Memberships

  • Association of Breast Surgery Royal College of Surgeons of England Faculty of Surgical Trainers
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • The Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland

Other post held

  • Ipswich

Insurers Mr Hussein Tuffaha works with

Mr Hussein Tuffaha works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International

Declaration

Mr Hussein Tuffaha does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Hussein Tuffaha does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Hussein Tuffaha does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.