Mr Parto Forouhi


BSc (Edin), MB ChB (Edin), MD (Edin), FRCS (Eng)

GMC number: 2953722

Practicing since: 1984


General Surgery

Consultation times

  • Thursday (Weekly) 18:00 - 20:00
  • Overview

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01223 370 922


Mr Forouhi attended medical school in Edinburgh and trained in general surgery at Newcastle-upon Tyne. He received his specialist training in breast surgery at the Edinburgh Breast Unit and has practiced breast surgery as a consultant since 1996 in London and since 2004 in Cambridge.

He provides all services in relation to assessment and treatment of breast disorders. This includes the full range of surgical treatments. 

Mr Forouhi also performs general surgery, including hernia repair and he is now able to offer the open, meshless “Shouldice” hernia repair technique.

Other interests

Mr Forouhi contributes data about outcomes of his operations to the Association of Breast Surgery, Breast Screening Audit and to the Breast Cancer Clinical Outcomes project (BCCOM audit). He also acts as a supervisor to trainee breast surgeons in the NHS. He is a clinical teacher and examiner for Cambridge University medical students. Mr Forouhi has published papers relating to surgical techniques and better treatment of breast diseases.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Parto Forouhi at Nuffield Health

  • Inverted nipple surgery
  • Breast reconstruction
  • Mammogram (breast screening)
  • Breast oncology
  • Hernia repair

Locations Mr Parto Forouhi works with

Related experience


Mr Forouhi has published in the diagnosis and assessment of breast cancer, and in areas of surgical technique for treating breast cancer.


  • British Association of Surgical Oncology
  • Association of Breast Surgery
  • Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and northern Ireland

Other post held

  • Consultant Breast and General Surgeon, Addenbrookes NHS Trust Hospital Cambridge

Insurers Mr Parto Forouhi works with

Mr Parto Forouhi works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA


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

Mr Parto Forouhi has the following interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital:

Mr Parto Forouhi has a financial interest of ownership of a portable ultrasound machine used at Nuffield Health Cambridge hospital.

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

Free events with Mr Parto Forouhi

Let's Talk About Breast Health Awareness

Wednesday 17 November 2021

Cambridge Hospital

Mr Parto Forouhi

This free virtual event is for anyone who would like to find out more about breast health and the facilities and treatments available at the Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital.

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