Tibor Kovacs

London, United Kingdom

Informations

Honorary Senior Lecturer (Postgraduate education) at King’s College London.
Consultant oncoplastic breast surgeon at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London.

Tibor Gyorgy Kovacs, was born in Kolozsvar, Transylvania in 1964 and has two children. He graduated from the University of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Kolozsvar (Cluj) and received his specialist training in general and thoracic surgery in Budapest, Hungary. He has been appointed as a junior specialist in surgery (1994).

Dr. Tibor Kovacs received his training in breast cancer surgery and surgical oncology at the National Institute of Oncology from Budapest, followed by further training in breast reconstruction and oncoplastic mentorship at South Manchester University Hospitals and the Royal Liverpool University Hospital Breast Units.

 

He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Eng.) since 2006 , Fellow of the European Board of Surgery (FEBS) in Surgical Oncology and Breast Surgery.

 

He became President-elect of the European Society of Surgical Oncology in September 2016.

Between 2005 and 2010, as a Consultant and Lead Clinician at Glan Clwyd Hospital in North Wales, he developed and established a new breast reconstructive service and promoted innovative techniques in breast cancer management (radio guided surgery, dermal flap based breast reconstruction).

 

From these years he achieved excellent clinical outcomes and high patient satisfaction by establishing the Sentinel Node Biopsy technique and offering immediate and delayed reconstructive options (implant based and LD flap reconstructions) for his patients.

 

Mr Kovacs is a regular Examiner in Surgical Oncology and Breast Subspecialty for the European Union of Medical Specialists, and Director and Faculty member on regular European Breast Cancer and Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Courses and Masterclasses.

 

He is the Associate Editor for Breast of the European Journal of Surgical Oncology.

 

Currently Dr. Kovacs is a Consultant breast and oncoplastic surgeon at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, and  Honorary Senior Lecturer in Postgraduate Education at King’s College London.

 

His ethos and goal is to offer an individually tailored care for his patients, that matches the needs and personal choice of women presenting with breast breast cancer.

 

Mr Kovacs believes in the evidence-based approach to breast cancer management, focusing on principles of surgical oncology and oncoplastic surgery, where cosmetics are same as important as the efficient treatment of disease.

Fields of interest:
– oncoplastic breast conservation
– breast reconstruction
– nipple sparing mastectomy
– risk reduction surgery for BRCA carrier  women -education in oncoplastic surgery

Conference co-chair & secretary

Benjamin
Sarfati

Congress Co-Chair

Nicolas
Leymarie

Congress Co-Chair

Jean-François
Honart

Congress secretary

International faculty

Christoph
Andree

Plastic Surgeon
Düsseldorf, Germany

Yoav
Barnea

Plastic Surgeon
Tel Aviv, Israel

Phillip
Blondeel

Plastic Surgeon
Gent, Belgium

Roy
de Vita

Plastic Surgeon
Roma, Italia

Jian
Farhadi

Plastic Surgeon
London, United Kingdom

Günter
Germann

Plastic Surgeon
Heidelberg, Germany

Moustapha
Hamdi

Plastic Surgeon
Brussels, Belgium

Per
Heden

Plastic Surgeon
Stockholm, Sweden

Tibor
Kovacs

Breast Surgeon
London, United Kingdom

Douglas
Macmillan

Breast Surgeon
Notthingham, United Kingdom

Jaume
Masia

Plastic Surgeon
Barcelona, Spain

Stephen
McCulley

Plastic Surgeon
Notthingham, United Kingdom

Maurizio
Nava

Plastic Surgeon
Milan, Italy

Stefano
Pompei

Plastic Surgeon
Dubai, UAE

Gemma
Pons

Plastic Surgeon
Barcelona, Spain

Charles
Randquist

Plastic Surgeon
Stockholm, Sweden

Michael
Scheflan

Plastic Surgeon
Tel Aviv, Israel

National faculty

Krishna
Clough

Plastic Surgeon
Paris, France

Alfred
Fitoussi

Plastic Surgeon
Paris, France

Charlotte
Ngô

Gynecologist Oncologist
Paris, France

Organizing Committee

Heba
Al Khashnam

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Yasmine
Bennis

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Andrea
Cavalcanti

Breast Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Angelica
Conversano

General Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Laurence
Denechere

...
Villejuif, France

Frédéric
Kolb

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Chafika
Mazouni

Breast Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Françoise
Rimareix

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Jean-Baptiste
Schaff

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Samuel
Struk

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Kim
TRAN de FREMICOURT

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

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