Por qué es un doctor de primer nivel/Professional statement/Perché è un dottore di prim’ordine

Miss Christina Choy is an experienced oncoplastic breast surgeon based in London, with a specialist expertise in one stop rapid assessment for various breast symptoms and lumps, family history risk assessment and genetic testing, breast screening and counselling, state of the arts management for both benign breast disease and breast cancer. She works at HCA hospitals in London with a group of dedicated multidisciplinary team members to provide holistic personal care with updated and cutting-edge management approaches for breast management. She is a trustee for Breast Cancer Hope Charity which promotes breast cancer research for improvement of breast cancer awareness and disease treatment.

Miss Christina Choy qualified from the Medical School of the University of Sydney in 1986 and undertook her postgraduate training in surgery and has worked in various major centres in Australia, Hong Kong and the UK, including The Royal Marsden Hospital and St Bartholomew’s Hospital. She worked as consultant breast surgeon in the NHS previously and was Lead for the Breast Service at the Homerton University Hospital. She has worked in the private sector since 2003. From January 2017 she has worked exclusively for HCA private hospitals including the London Breast Institute at the Princess Grace Hospital, the Harley Street Clinic, the Portland Hospital for women and the new HCA specialist unit at the Chiswick Outpatient and Diagnostic Centre.

Miss Choy is actively involved in research and has worked in conjunction with the pathology department at St Bartholomew's Hospital on a study of the gene arrays and demographic data of young women, particularly Afro-Caribbean women and other ethnic groups, presenting with breast cancer. Other projects that she is involved in include research into barriers to women accessing early diagnosis and treatment for breast cancer in various ethnic groups (in conjunction with King's College Hospital, recently presented in Parliament for Black Afro-Caribbean and Ethnic Minority Group, BAEM), the development of a 23 hours model for early discharge after breast cancer surgery and an audit to determine if sentinel node of highest isotope count can be the predictor of nodal status in breast cancer.

Especialista en

Benign breast lumps

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Breast augmentation

Breast augmentation Breast augmentation involves an operation where implants are inserted into you...

Breast reconstruction

What is breast reconstruction? Breast reconstruction is performed after a mastectomy or a lumpectomy; in some cases, the reconstruction is dela...

Breast cancer

Breast cancer...

Mastitis

What is mastitis? Mastitis is an inflammation of the mammary glands caused, usually, by an infection. Common symptoms include swelling, pain, r...

Breast ultrasound

What is a breast ultrasound? A breast ultrasound is an imaging technique used to screen for tumours and abnormalities in the breast tissue, suc...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Abdominal pain
  • Acellular dermal matrix (ADM)
  • Acid reflux
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Benign breast lumps
  • BRCA gene
  • Breast asymmetry
  • Breast augmentation
  • Breast augmentation with implants
  • Breast cancer
  • Breast cancer surgery
  • Breast fat transfer
  • Breast implant illness (BII)
  • Breast implant removal surgery
  • Breast lift or mastopexy
  • Breast lumps
  • Breast MRI
  • Breast pain
  • Breast reconstruction
  • Breast reduction
  • Breast surgery
  • Breast ultrasound
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Cysts
  • Duodenal switch
  • Endovenous laser treatment (EVLA)
  • Family history of breast cancer
  • Fine needle aspiration (FNA)
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric sleeve
  • Gynaecomastia
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Inverted nipples
  • Latissimus dorsi flap breast reconstruction
  • Lipoma
  • Lumpectomy
  • Mammography (breast screening)
  • Mastectomy
  • Mastitis
  • Nipple discharge
  • Obesity
  • One Stop Breast Clinic
  • Pancreatitis
  • Preventive mastectomy
  • Weight loss

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Contacto

  • London Breast Institute at Princess Grace Hospital
    42-52 Nottingham Place W1U 5NY - London (Central London)
    (+44) 02084347566
  • Harley Street Clinic
    16 Devonshire St W1G 7AF - London (W1G Marylebone London)
    (+44) 02084347566
  • HCA Chiswick Outpatients and Diagnostic Centre
    347-353 Chiswick High Rd W4 4HS - London (West London)
    (+44) 02084347566
  • The London Clinic
    20 Devonshire Place W1G 6BW - London (W1G Marylebone London)
    (+44) 02084347566
  • The Lister Hospital
    Chelsea Bridge Road SW1W 8RH - London (Central London)
    (+44) 02084347566
  • OneWelbeck
    1 Welbeck Street W1G 0AR - London (W1G Marylebone London)
    (+44) 02084347566
  • King Edward VII's Hospital
    5-10 Beaumont Street W1G 6AA - London (W1G Marylebone London)
    (+44) 02084347566
  • Chelsea Outpatient Centre
    280 King's Road SW3 5AW - London (Central London)
    (+44) 02084347566
  • The Clementine Churchill Hospital
    Sudbury Hill HA1 3RX - London (West London)
    (+44) 02084347566

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Telemedicina

Es un servicio de mensajería privada y videoconferencia que te permite realizar una consulta médica conmigo en cualquier momento y lugar./A private messaging and video conference service that allows you to contact the best doctors at any time and place./È un servizio di messaggistica privata e videoconferenza che ti permette di contattare i migliori medici in ogni momento e in qualsiasi luogo.

 

Vídeos

Artículos

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Genetic testing for breast cancer
We spoke with leading oncoplastic breast surgeon, Miss Christina Choy to find out more information on genetic testing. We found out exactly what is, what kinds of genetic tests are available, what the results of a genetic test mean and who should consider a genetic test to determine their likelihood of getting breast cancer. We also found out if a mastectomy is worth having to reduce the risk of breast cancer.
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Breast reconstruction after a mastectomy
Following a mastectomy, many women will opt to have breast reconstruction. There are various methods of reconstructing the breast, with the two main procedures being; implant reconstruction and flap reconstruction. Miss Christina Choy talks to us about the ins and outs of breast reconstruction surgery and if there are any alternatives.
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