Dariush Nikkhah

Mr Dariush Nikkhah

Consultant Plastic Surgeon

QualificationsBM MSc FRCS (Plast)

Main NHS base:

  • Royal Free Hospital

Clinical interests:

  • Hand Surgery
  • Breast surgery
  • Chest wall reconstruction
  • Microsurgery

Training & Background

Mr Dariush Nikkhah is a Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon who specialises in general plastic surgery breast surgery, hand surgery and reconstructive microsurgery. He is among the few Plastic Surgeons who hold dual fellowships in both Reconstructive Microsurgery and Hand surgery.

Mr Nikkhah achieved his medical degree at the University of Southampton Medical School, UK, after which he gained his Craniofacial Research Fellowship at UCL in 2011. During this time he also achieved his MSc in Surgical Sciences and went on to undertake his specialist training at renowned plastic surgery hospital, Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, in addition to The Royal Free Hospital and Great Ormond St Hospital for children.

Since qualifying, Mr Nikkah has gone on to lead the chest wall service at Harefield Heart Hospital and contribute to the teaching and research field, acting as an honorary lecturer at UCL and also authoring over 100 scientific publications.

Personal website address:

Member of:

British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)

British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH)

Royal Society of Medicine (RSM)

Royal College of Surgeons (RCS)