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Walid Sasi

Walid Sasi - Breast Surgeon

Qualifications: MBChB MSc MD(Res) FRCSEng(Gen Surg) FRCSEd FEBS(Gen, Breast, Surg Oncol)

Mr Sasi is a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon at Glenfield Hospital, Leicester. His specialist area is breast cancer surgery, breast reconstruction and oncoplastic procedures. His aim has always been to preserve and enhance aesthetic outcomes without compromising disease control.

He completed his Oncoplastic Fellowship training in Edinburgh under the tutorage of the leading breast surgeon Professor J Michael Dixon. 

Mr Sasi is a Fellow of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of England and Edinburgh. He is also a Fellow of the European Boards of General Surgery, Breast Surgery (Third Prize), and Surgical Oncology (Second Prize and ESSO Silver Medal). 

His research interests include the molecular biology of breast cancer. He was awarded his research doctorate (MD) for his thesis into the role of the SOCS tumour suppressors in breast cancer by the University of London in 2015.  He has published and presented his research at a national and international level. He is an active trainer, teaching breast surgeons at a national and local level.