Mr Alvi began his career in surgery in 1985. In 1992, he became a Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons. On completion of his general surgery qualification, he undertook training in plastic surgery in Ireland, Newcastle, Stoke on Trent, Preston and Liverpool and has worked in plastic surgery since 1993.
Mr Alvi specialises in breast cosmetic surgery, fat transfer, liposuction, body contouring, facial rejuvenation, aesthetic surgery and general plastic surgery and appears on the General Medical Council Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery.
In 2001, Mr Alvi became a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons with the speciality of plastic surgery and was awarded a specialist FRCS (Plast) qualification. As one of the leading plastic surgeons in his field, he recently retired from his position as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon within the NHS. Mr Alvi is also heavily involved in the training and teaching of trainee plastic surgeons at local, national and international levels. He teaches on the Plastic Surgery Core Skills Course at the Royal College of Surgeons.
Mr Alvi is a highly skilled, experienced and respected surgeon with an exceptional reputation, both in the UK and overseas, who will provide you with an honest opinion regarding your cosmetic surgery options, ensuring your health and wellbeing are at the forefront of any decision.
Mr Alvi is heavily involved in the training and teaching of trainee Plastic Surgeons at local, national and international levels. He mentors newly qualified Plastic Surgeons in the practice of Cosmetic Surgery.
Mr Alvi is still very involved in charity work in Pakistan. He regularly takes part in teaching, training and operating on patients requiring reconstruction.
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Rizwan Alvi at Nuffield Health
- Breast uplift (mastopexy)
- Buttock lift
- Dermal fillers
- Ear pinning cosmetic surgery (Pinnaplasty)
- Excision of skin lesion
- Facial surgery
- Fat grafting
- Gynaecomastia (male breast reduction)
- Inverted nipple surgery
- Neck lift
- Breast enlargement surgery
- Tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) surgery
- Facelift surgery
- Breast reduction
- Arm reduction (Brachioplasty)
- Body contouring
- Mole removal
- Otoplasty (ear correction / ear repositioning)
- Thigh lift
- Skin rejuvenation
Despite busy clinical commitments, Mr Alvi is keen on conducting audit and clinical research. He has published extensively in peer-review plastic surgery journals and presented his work at many national and international conferences and seminars.
- General Medical Council Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery
- Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons
- International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
- British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
- British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons
Insurers Mr Rizwan Alvi works with
Mr Rizwan Alvi works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- AXA PPP International
- Benenden Health
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
- Westfield Health WPA
Mr Rizwan Alvi does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Rizwan Alvi has the following interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital:
Mr Rizwan Alvi is obliged to inform you that he owns the PAL Liposuction machine and Fat Centrifuge machine used at Nuffield Health Chester, The Grosvenor Hospital.
Mr Rizwan Alvi does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.