Mrs Isabella Karat is a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast and General Surgeon based in Frimley Park NHS trust. She brings expertise from multiple areas, including plastic surgery and completed a very competitive National Fellowship in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery. Isabella qualified from the University of Leicester in 1996. With 20 years of experience, she has been trained in advanced surgical techniques to minimise the cosmetic impact of breast cancer surgery and reconstruction. She has been received training on the most advanced of techniques such as using fat transfer to restore breast fullness in patients with post-surgical volume loss. As a woman, Isabella brings a female perspective to her care, accommodating every need and works in an open and approachable style.
Her academic interests include teaching on the Advanced Breast Skills courses at the Royal College of Surgeons and lectures on the new national masters course in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery. Isabella has had her research work into breast cancer both published and presented at an international level.
Outside her work, Isabella spends time with her husband, family and friends. She also loving cooking, gardening and antiques markets.