The WWL Way
Telephone: 01942 244 000

Mr Ramachandran Prasad

Mr Ramachandran Prasad
Consultant General Breast and Reconstructive Surgeon
Ramachandran Prasad

Qualifications: MBBS (Mysore India), FRCS (Glasgow), CS (Intercollegiate), MS (Bombay India)

 

Speciality Areas:

  • Symptomatic and screen detected breast cancer
  • Reconstruction with or without implant (Myocutaneous Flaps)
  • Benign breast conditions and some selective cosmetic work including augmentations and reductions                             
  • Hernia and varicose veins
  • Routine General Surgical Service including Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Contact Details:


Secretary: Janice Crook
Telephone: 01942 822486
Email: ramachandran.prasad@wwl.nhs.uk

Clinic Access Times:


Wednesday 1400 - 1800 Breast Clinic, Thomas Linacre Centre, Wigan

Mr. Prasad will be happy to provide telephone advice to General Practitioners and patients at any time via his Secretary.

Background:


Mr. Prasad completed his basic and higher surgical training in Manchester Hospitals. He was trained as a Specialist Registrar in General Surgery subspecialty breast and reconstructive surgery at The Christie, Wythenshawe. He was appointed Consultant General Surgery at Royal Albert Edward Infirmary in July 2006.

Mr. Prasad provides Breast and General Surgery Services. All suspected breast cancer referrals are seen within two weeks and the Breast Unit constantly achieves near 100% with all access targets. He is member of the Network Breast Cancer Site Specific Group of the Greater Manchester and Cheshire Cancer Network.

Mr. Prasad has several publications/abstracts in the medical literature and has presented many papers at scientific meetings. His hobbies include DIY and some media work to improve breast cancer awareness among ethnic minorities.