Mr Walid Sabbagh

Consultant Plastic Surgeon


About Mr Walid Sabbagh

Mr Sabbagh qualified from the University of Aberdeen in 1992 and after completing his basic surgical training in Yorkshire he became a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) in 1996. Mr Sabbagh trained in Plastic Surgery in London rotating between various highly acclaimed units. At the completion of his training, he was awarded the FRCS(Plast), in 2002, by the Royal College of Surgeons and admitted to the GMC’s specialist register in Plastic Surgery.

Clinical profile

Mr Sabbagh was appointed as a consultant plastic & reconstructive surgeon in 2004 at the internationally reputed Mount Vernon Hospital to develop a national Ear Reconstruction service and relocated to the Royal Free Hospital. He has established the Royal Free Hospital as the prime ear reconstructive centre receiving referrals from all over the UK, presented at numerous national and international meetings and published a number of articles

In addition to the highly specialized area of Ear Reconstruction Mr Sabbagh runs a busy private practice in aesthetic surgery which includes facial cosmetic surgery, breast surgery and body contouring.

Outside his work commitments he is kept busy by my three children and enjoys travelling and various sport activities especially swimming.


  • Plastic Surgery

Clinical interests

  • Mr Sabbagh sub specialises in the field of ear reconstruction and has a particular interest in cosmetic rhinoplasty and cosmetic breast surgery

Research interests

  • Ongoing research in the field of ear reconstruction to improve outcomes.

Procedures Offered

  • Ears: Correction Prominent Ears, Ear Reconstruction, Ear fold
  • Breast: Breast Augmentation, Breast reduction/uplift
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery: Rhinoplasty, Eyelid Surgery
  • Body Contouring: Abdominoplasty, Liposuction

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    Sabbagh W, Masters JRW, Duffy PG, Herbage D, Brown RA

    The in vitro assessment of a collagen sponge for engineering a urothelial graft
    British Journal of Urology 1998; 82 (6): 888-894

    Sabbagh W, Withey S, Gault D
    A simple alternative to ear reconstruction.
    British Journal of Plastic Surgery. 1999; 52 (1): 80-81

    Sabbagh W, Grobbelaar AO, Clark C, Smith PJ, Harrison DH.
    Long-term results of digital arthrodesis with the Harrison-Nicolle peg.
    British Journal of Hand Surgery 2001;26B: 6: 568-571

    Sabbagh W, Shafighian A, Harrison DH
    Upper lip deficiency in the Moebius Syndrome: A previously unreported feature
    Plastic Reconstructive Surgery 2003 Dec; 112(7): 1762-7

    Shah R, Sabbagh W, Arnestien P
    Delayed Photosensitivity Reaction in Scars
    British Journal of Plastic Surgery 2004 Mar; 57(2): 181-3

    Sabbagh W, Gault D
    Location Location Location
    J Laryngol Otol. 2004 Sep; 118(9): 738-40.

    Malluci P, Pacifico M, Sabbagh W
    The Fascial Glide: An Adjuvant in Abdominoplasty Technique
    Journal Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery; 2007; 60(8): 929-933.

    Gore SM, Skillman JM, Sabbagh W
    A Method for Optimising Excision of the Nail Bed Matrix
    J Hand Surg Eur, Vol 2007 Aug 32(4):450-1

    Uppal R, Chana J, Sabbagh W, Gault D
    Donor Site Morbidity after Autologous Costal Cartilage Harvest in Ear Reconstruction
    Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, 2008 Jun; 121(6): 1949-55

    O’Toole, Sabbagh W
    Ear Avulsion
    J Plast Reconrstr Aesthet Surg. 2009 Jun:846

    Younis I, Gault D, Sabbagh W, Kang NV
    Patient Satisfaction and aesthetic outcomes after ear reconstruction with a Branemark-type, bone anchored ear prosthesis: A 16 year review
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2010 Oct 63(10): 1650-5

    Adamthwaite J, Sabbagh W
    Modification of the postauricular fascial flap in Mustardé and Furnas type otoplasty
    Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Nov;126(5):1786-7

    Pearl RA, Sabbagh W
    Reconstruction following traumatic partial amputation of the ear
    Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, 2011 Feb; 127(2): 621-9

    Sabbagh W
    Early Experience in Microtia Reconstruction: the first 100 cases
    J Plast Reconrstr Aesthet Surg. 2011 Apr; 64(4): 452-8

    Marsh D, Sabbagh W, Gault D
    Cryptotia correction- The post-auricular transposition flap
    J Plast Reconrstr Aesthet Surg. 2011Nov; 64(11): 1444-7

    Pearl RA, Sabbagh W
    Reply: septal cartilage graft for post-traumatic ear reconstruction
    Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, 2011 Dec; 128(6): 775e

    Cox A, Sabbagh W, Gault D
    Costal or conchal cartilage for aesthetic and structural reconstruction of lower pole ear defects
    Aesthet Surg J. 2012 Mar,32(3):271-4

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