Professor Kefah Mokbel
- Qualifications: MBBS, MS, FRCS
Professor Kefah Mokbel is a Consultant Breast Surgeon at St. George’s Hospital and a Professor of Cancer Surgery at The Brunel lnstitute of Cancer Genetics and Pharmacogenomics. He is also the founder and president of Breast Cancer Hope Charity.
His main clinical interests lie in the field of breast surgery including the early detection of breast cancer, minimally-invasive breast surgery, the sentinel node biopsy, skinsparing mastectomy and immediate breast reconstruction, breast ductoscopy, cosmetic breast surgery (breast enlargement, breast reduction and mastopexy), breast cancer prevention, genetic predisposition and the management of benign conditions such as mastalgia, breast cysts and fibroadenomas.
His main academic interests lie in the field of postgraduate education and research into molecular biology and the clinical management of breast cancer. He has had over 150 papers published in peer-reviewed international medical journals and has written 10 books for postgraduate education. He is a member of the editorial board of several international medical journals and considered a leading expert in the field of breast cancer.