Meet Our Team
Mr Hassan Shaaban
M.B.,B.Ch., M.Sc, FRCS, M.D., FRCS(Plast)
Consultant Plastic Surgeon and Lead Laser Surgeon, Mersey Regional Plastic Surgery Centre, Whiston Teaching Hospital, Liverpool
Consultant Plastic and Laser Surgeon, Co-Founder, Liverpool Laser Clinic, Liverpool
Mr Shaaban commenced his career in Plastic Surgery in Manchester in October 1997. Ten years later he was appointed as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Leeds Teaching Hospitals and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Leeds University. In December 2008, he moved to Liverpool as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Mersey Plastic Surgery Centre. He is the Lead Head and Neck Plastic Surgeon. He also established and leads the Mersey Laser Centre at Whiston Hospital.
Mr Shaaban is a member of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS) and a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He is also a member of the British Medical Association and his name appears on the specialist register for plastic surgeons.
Mr Shaaban is proud of all the prizes and awards he achieved during his under-graduate education and post-graduate career. However, he is proudest to have been awarded the coveted Hallett Prize by the Royal College of Surgeons of England for his performance in the fellowship exam.
Mr Shaaban pursues an active academic career. He achieved a Master Degree in Surgery and an M.D. Degree in Plastic Surgery from University of Manchester. He was also awarded the BTEC certificate in Medical Laser from Loughborough University. He writes extensively and regularly in international peer-review plastic surgery journals. He is the clinical reviewer for the prestigious Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and Strategies in Trauma and Limb Reconstruction.
Mr Shaaban is fully committed to train the next generation of plastic surgeons. In the NHS, he is an assigned educational supervisor to train, supervise and monitor the training progression of his junior colleagues. He also established Liverpool Laser Clinic as the European and British training centre for laser liposuction, cellulaze and body contouring surgery.
Mr Shaaban is invited regularly to national and international plastic surgery scientific meetings and courses to lecture about his clinical experience in the field of plastic surgery and laser therapy.
Mr Shaaban developed a special interest in the field of facial, breast and body contouring plastic surgery. He is a leading figure in the field of surgical laser. He is the European and UK trainer for Laser Liposuction and Cellulaze body sculpting.
Mr Rizwan Alvi
MB, BS, FRCS, FRCS (Plast)
Member of BAAPS, BAPRAS and ISAPS
GMC Registration Number:
Cosmetic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Fat Transfer, Breast Reconstructive Surgery
Current NHS Position:
Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Mersey Regional Burns and Plastic Centre
Mr Alvi commenced his career in Surgery in 1985 and has worked in Plastic Surgery since 1993. He is an NHS Plastic and Reconstructive Consultant Surgeon who appears on the specialist register of the General Medical Council, he also holds the specialist FRCS (plastic surgery) qualification.
His specialist area within the NHS is breast reconstruction, fat transfer and aesthetic surgery.
He specialises in breast cosmetic surgery, fat transfer, liposuction, and tummy tucks, as well as non-surgical procedures.
He is also involved in the training and teaching of trainee plastic surgeons at both local and national levels. He is a tutor on the Plastic Surgery Core Skills Course at the Royal College of Surgeons.
Mr Alvi has written numerous research papers on plastic surgery and presented his work at many national and international seminars and conferences.
Mr Alvi is a member of British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) and British Association of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (BAPRAS).