Mr. Dhafir Alazawi MD. FRCSI

Consultant General and Breast Reconstruction Surgeon
Secretary phone: 086 1013945
Secretary name: Nariman
Fax number: 015044296
e-mail: dalazawi@stjames.ie

Qualifications:
MB Ch. B. (Medicine) 1990
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (FRCSI) 1998
Doctor of Medicine (MD) University College Dublin 2006
Intercollegiate Speciality Board in General and Breast Surgery FRCSI (2010)


Summary
I am a General and Breast Reconstruction (Oncoplastic) Surgeon, currently practicing in St. James's Hospital and The Hermitage Clinic.

I did most of my Surgical Training through the Irish High Surgical Training Program. In 2010 I did fellowship training in Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery at the Royal Melbourne Hospital in Melbourne Australia 

Areas of Practice;

Speciality:

  • Management and treatment of breast cancer including patients with family and genetic risk.
  • I have a particular interest in immediate and delayed Breast Reconstruction following breast cancer surgery
  • Breast reconstruction following Risk Reducing (Prophylactic) Mastectomy for patients with high risk for breast cancer.
  • Aesthetic Breast Surgery including Breast Reduction and Breast Augmentation.

General Surgery:

  • Extensive experience in General Surgery, particularly Laparascopic surgery such as Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy,
  • Laparoscopic and open hernia repair.
  • Special interest in Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair,
  • Gastro-intenstinal and bowel surgery including Hemmorrhoids and Anal Conditions
  • Thyroid and Melanoma Surgery
  • Upper and Lower Gastro-intestinal endoscopies.