Mr. Ertan Erel, Plastic Surgeon
Elanic welcomes Mr. Ertan Erel to our surgical team. Mr. Erel is a consultant Plastic Surgeon who has been working at the University Hospital of North Staffordshire.
Mr. Erel graduated from Aegean University in Turkey before completing his junior surgical training in East Yorkshire and plastic surgery training in the West Midlands area. Mr. Erel has also spent time within the research field of plastic surgery and was awarded an MSc degree by the esteemed University College London.
He is internationally renowned in his field, with 25 journal articles and 48 presentations. He has written a chapter in a plastic surgery book called Breast Reconstruction: Art, Science, And New Clinic Technique in 2016.
Mr. Erel has multiple fellowships, including cosmetic surgery in Istanbul & microsurgery in Gent, Izmir, and Cambridge (one year). Mr. Erel is also fully registered with the GMC; the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS); and the Turkish Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (TSAPS).
His special interests include breast reconstruction, with particular emphasis on perforator free flap (DIEP flap) in the microsurgical reconstruction of the breast, skin cancer, and cosmetic surgery. With Elanic, Mr. Erel will be specialising in body contouring (smart liposuction and fat grafting), breast procedures, facial plastic surgery, and rhinoplasty surgery.