Mr James Harvey offers the full range of cancer surgery including lumpectomy surgery, sentinel node biopsy, therapeutic mammoplasty (breast reduction surgery whilst taking the cancer out at the same time) and mastectomy with or without reconstruction.
In the NHS and privately, James Harvey performs breast reduction and breast augmentation surgery, with implants or lipoaugmentation. He specialises in correction of congenital asymmetry and gynaecomastia surgery and the use of polyurethane covered implants
Mr James Harvey lectures Nationally and Internationally on techniques in breast reconstruction. He performs Prepectoral and subpectoral breast reconstruction with implants, nipple sparing mastectomy, dermal sling reconstruction and risk reducing mastectomy.
He also performs autologous reconstruction and breast reconstruction with fat grafting as well as breast reconstruction after male breast cancers.
Mr James Harvey runs a tertiary referral clinic where he sees patients for complex revisional surgery of their reconstructions. Mr Harvey can offer an expert opinion on any problems with your current reconstruction along with possible solutions.
If you have a family story of breast cancer Mr James Harvey offers a consultation service to go through your family history and how to manage your risk. This may involve genetic advice or genetic testing. For most women it will be to give you the information you need about lifestyle choices to reduce your risk, and discussing regular screening or risk-reducing surgery.
Mr James Harvey is one of a small number of carefully chosen breast surgeons in Manchester performing risk reducing surgery and reconstruction for women at High Risk.
Telephone 0161 291 4444 for an appointment or enquiry.
James Harvey works at ‘One stop breast clinic’ on Tuesday afternoons and Thursday mornings, where the patient has all examinations and mammograms/ ultrasound performed in one visit. This is the nationally recommended protocol for investigation of breast problems.
Telephone 0161 393 3993 for an appointment or enquiry.
Mr Harvey is a verified and accredited BUPA breast Specialist. This ensures he offers a quality service with good outcomes.
‘The one thing that matters to me is the personal care of my patient. Each patient and their family are given all the time they need to talk through and acquire the information in order for them to make an informed decision about their treatment. I care for my patients, I care about their families and I do everything I can to make their treatment as supported and stress free as possible’.
Education and Training
1998 – Graduated from Newcastle University
2000- 2012 – Breast surgery training, including
2012 – Appointed as Consultant at the University Hospital of South Manchester.
‘Prevent Breast Cancer’ is the the only UK breast cancer charity funding ground-breaking research solely aimed at preventing the disease for future generations. Our research will one day bring about a world where breast cancer is preventable and thousands of lives are saved from ever experiencing this terrible disease’.
In June 2019 Mr Harvey is cycling 3,000miles across America in 8 days to raise £125,000 for the breast cancer charity “Prevent Breast Cancer”. To find out more about the challenge, or to read blogs and updates visit www.raceacrossamericachallenge.com
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