Surgeon Named One Of UK’s ‘Top Doctors ’

20 Nov 2001

The Times newspaper has named Professor Simon Kay, consultant plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Spire Leeds Hospital and Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, as one of ‘Britain’s Top Doctors’. Published in a special edition of The Times Magazine, the guide to the elite of Britain’s doctors was compiled in conjunction with professional bodies and associations, specialists and charities, who listed candidates considered to be leaders in their medical fields, based not just on academic brilliance but also personal qualities such as dedication, empathy and drive.

The Times newspaper has named Professor Simon Kay, consultant plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Spire Leeds Hospital and Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, as one of ‘Britain’s Top Doctors’. Published in a special edition of The Times Magazine, the guide to the elite of Britain’s doctors was compiled in conjunction with professional bodies and associations, specialists and charities, who listed candidates considered to be leaders in their medical fields, based not just on academic brilliance but also personal qualities such as dedication, empathy and drive.

A former president of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, Professor Kay has 25 years’ experience in plastic surgery, specialising particularly in breast surgery, children’s hand surgery and major nerve surgery. Patients are referred to see Professor Kay from all over the world. His practice also includes the full range of cosmetic surgery procedures and non-surgical treatments at Spire Leeds Hospital. 

Commenting on the accolade, Spire Leeds hospital director Anna Tchaikovsky said, “We are delighted, although not surprised, that Professor Kay has been named one of ‘Britain’s Top Doctors’ by The Times. He is an immensely talented surgeon at the forefront of his field, and his work brings untold benefits to the lives of his patients, not just in UK but internationally. Spire Leeds Hospital prides itself on working with the most talented medical consultants to offer patients the best possible advice and treatment.”

 

 

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