KAT & CO TEAM

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Mrs Kat is supported by an administrative team which provides an interface with our patients, hospitals and the public. They are essential in providing information and advice regarding the practice, the surgical and non-surgical procedures and all related matters. She is also joined by a team of talented doctors and practitioners, experts in their field of work, providing a range of aesthetic services that complements the surgeries.
If you have any queries, please feel free to contact us.
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Mrs CC KAT

Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeon

CC Kat is a leading Midlands plastic surgeon specialising in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. One of the very few female plastic surgeons in the UK, she is in a unique position to offer that professional female perspective and care. As a perfectionist, she believes in achieving the best possible result for every patient.

Ken Kok

MR KENNETH KOK

Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeon

Mr Kenneth Kok is a fully accredited UK trained Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgeon. He is registered with the General Medical Council and is on the Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery. He is a full member of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery (BAPRAS), the British Medical Association (BMA), the British Medical Laser Association (BMLA) and the British Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons (BAHRS)

 

Ken graduated with MBChB from the University of Aberdeen Medical School with distinction and honours in his finals. After his basic surgical training, he undertook a period of research culminating in the award of Masters of Science with distinction. He was accepted to the West Midlands Plastic Surgery Training Programme which led to his appointment as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at the University Hospital of Birmingham.

 

Ken has a specialist interest in Facial Aesthetics, Skin and Hair which spurred him to complete additional  Fellowships in Aesthetic Surgery, Laser Surgery, Hair Transplantation and Skin Cancer Surgery. During that time, he travelled extensively and worked with renowned experts in their respective fields. His expertise allows him to treat complex rhinoplasties and skin cancers in his NHS practice.

 

Ken has published extensively in the field of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with articles in peer-reviewed plastic surgery journals, and a book chapter in Reconstruction of the Head & Neck. Ken has also presented at international and national plastic surgery meetings and is a reviewer for the British Journal of Surgery and the Journal of Plastic and Aesthetic Research. 

 

Mr Kenneth Kok offers a comprehensive range of reconstructive and cosmetic surgeries, with special interests in Facelifts, Rhinoplasty and Laser Surgery including Skin Resurfacing.

 

Dr POONAM PRADHAN

Dr POONAM PRADHAN

Gynaecologist
Miss Poonam Pradhan has been a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist practising at Heartlands and Solihull Hospitals since 2004. Additionally, Poonam consults at Spire Healthcare and at MUMS Clinic (Midlands Ultrasound and Medical Services) in Solihull. Poonam is a general gynaecologist who has expertise in transvaginal scanning for the detection of gynaecological problems including cancers. She performs surgery including laparoscopy, hysterectomy and vaginal repairs. Miss Pradham offers general obstetrics and gynaecology consultation at our clinic. Additionally, she provides assessment and treatments using the latest radiofrequency technology for urinary incontinence and vaginal rejuvenation.

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DR JEFFERSON

Aesthetic Doctor and Laser Specialist

Dr. Jefferson is our team expert in laser treatments and light therapies. He offers treatments for laser skin resurfacing and rejuvenation, laser excision of lesions, treatments of pigmentation, scars, stretch marks and vascular lesions. In addition to laser technologies, Dr. Jefferson also uses Platelet Rich Plasma, cosmeceutical products and other modalities in his therapies.

Dr. Jefferson completed his Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from the University of California, San Francisco in 2011 under the tutelage of William J. Link Professor and Chair - Biomedical Engineering Department University of California, Irvine. He obtained his medical degree from the University of London in 2014.

Dr. Jefferson has been working in the medical field and with medical lasers for the last 20 years. He has gained vast experience in lasers for medical and aesthetics applications and has been involved in the development of new protocols, which include management of stretch marks, keloid scars and eyelid resurfacing using CO2 Laser.

Dr. Jefferson is a member of BMLA ( British Medical Laser Association), General Medical Council and Royal Society of Medicine.

CATHERINE PADGETT

CATHERINE PADGETT

Skin Therapist
Catherine has over 10 years of experience within the beauty and Aesthetic industry and also qualified as a Lecturer teaching Laser/IPL and Beauty Therapy on various qualifications and centres. Her experience and training with our cosmeceutical product brands mean she has the knowledge and skills to deliver excellent results and prides herself in providing each client with healthy skin. Catherine provides a host of treatments at Kat&Co including Hydrafacial, Environ Facials, SkinPen Micro-needling, Laser Hair Removal, miraDry, Peels and Manual Lymphatic Drainage.
LOUISE HEAD

LOUISE HEAD

Personal Assistant
Louise worked as Marketing Secretary at The Priory Hospital in Edgbaston for 12 years. During this time she was intimately involved in marketing the cosmetic service at The Priory Hospital and became familiar with the world of cosmetic surgery. She joined Mrs Kat's practice in 2008 to assist with the day to day running of the office. Louise now looks after Mrs Kat's theatre lists, surgical bookings and outpatient clinics.
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ANISHA ROBINSON

Healthcare Assistant
Anisha has worked in healthcare for more than 10 years in a variety of specialties including women's health and fertility. Anisha has a longstanding interest in medical aesthetics and joined Kat & Co to realise her pursuit of a dream job. Anisha is part of the surgical team, playing a vital role as Theatre Runner. Along with her industry and efficiency, she lifts the team with her enthusiasm and positivity. Anisha tracks the latest trends in cosmetic surgery in her spare time when she's not working out.
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LOUISE DAIN

Clinic Manager
Louise has close to 20 years experience in working in operating theatres. She is qualified both as Operating Department Practitioner and Surgical Care Practitioner. Her extensive experience and knowledge in the clinical management of operating theatre departments eventually brought her to Kat & Co. Louise currently manages the daily routines and running of our day surgery facility and is also part of the Kat & Co management team. Louise's a fitness enthusiast who works out most days. And she golfs when she wants a more gentle exertion.

Dr H KAT

Dr H KAT

Clinic Director / Aesthetic Doctor
Dr Kat manages the administration and logistics of the practice, from accounting and financial issues to the strategic planning for the practice. Additionally, he coordinates and supervises the team members. He also provides a range of treatments, including:
  • Anti-wrinkle injections using Botulinum toxins
  • Laser skin resurfacing to improve fine lines, skin tone and elasticity
  • Laser treatment of vascular lesions, including thread veins and telangiectasia ('broken' veins from sun damage and ageing)
  • Laser treatment of pigmented lesions such as age/sun spots
  • Laser treatment of rosacea and acne, scars, warts and psoriasis
  • Weight management counselling
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Dr ANAHITA MANSOURI

Aesthetic Doctor
Dr Ana is an aesthetic doctor with a background in GP training. She graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from Newcastle University Medical School in 2014 and has completed a postgraduate diploma in Clinical Dermatology (PgDipDerm) with Queen Mary University London. She is a member of the British Association of Dermatology (BAD), British Association for Dermatological Surgery (BSDS) and Aesthetics Complications Experts (ACE) group. Dr Ana is passionate about all things aesthetic medicine, cosmetic dermatology and medical weight management. She is keen on keeping up-to-date with the latest advancements within aesthetic medicine. She also teaches Botox and Filler procedures to Doctors, Dentists and Nurses for an award-winning National aesthetic training group. Her signature treatments are natural and subtle anti-ageing injectable tweaks to rejuvenate and enhance your features. She is a firm believer in providing holistic aesthetic assessments to ensure optimal results and long-term benefits can be achieved. Dr Ana provides consultations and treatments for our non-surgical procedures including: • Anti-wrinkle injections • Dermal fillers • Injectable skin boosters • Platelet Rich Plasma • Medical grade skincare • Nutritional and weight management services • Non-invasive body contouring (Cristal cryolipolysis and Exilis radiofrequency/ultrasound treatments) • Intravenous nutrient drips
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MISS KERSTIN OESTREICH

Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeon
Miss Oestreich trained internationally in Germany, Ireland and Singapore qualifying as a Plastic Surgeon in 2006. Alongside her surgical training, she has also completed a Master’s degree in Healthcare Management in Germany and a degree in European Healthcare Leadership at the INSEAD Business School in Fontainebleau/ France. She was granted an award for the Leadership Award Scheme by the Health Foundation/London in 2009. She was appointed as a Consultant Plastic, Aesthetic and Hand Surgeon in one of the largest Plastic Surgery Departments in the UK in Salisbury, between 2007-2014, before going on to work as a Consultant in the prestigious Birmingham Children's Hospital. Kerstin has a specialist interest in the cosmetic areas of breast surgery including augmentations, reductions and mastopexies as well as cosmetic gynaecology​ and will be bringing her experience in cosmetic gynaecology to work alongside the team as part of our Well Woman Clinic. Kerstin has been invited internationally to lecture (France, Argentina, Germany, US, Colombia) and has presented several peer-reviewed publications. She is also the co-author of 4 book chapters and has given numerous presentations nationally and internationally. Kerstin speaks fluent English and German and enjoys travelling, classical music and sports in her spare time.
Sam Mattine

MR SAM MATTINE

Facial Plastic Surgeon
Mr Mattine is a fully accredited board-certified consultant surgeon with a sub-specialist interest in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive surgery. He was trained in a number of prestigious hospitals, both in the UK and France and is one of a handful of surgeons in the UK to have uniquely achieved dual fellowship in Head & Neck Surgery as well as Craniofacial Surgery. With extensive clinical experience, he offers state-of-the-art facial aesthetic procedures including rhinoplasty, face & neck lifts, brows and forehead surgery as well as a diverse range of procedures to address the chin and jaw areas. He also specialises in male facelifts and double chin and is well known for the flawless, natural-looking results he achieves with his signature ‘designer facelift’. Mr Mattine is dedicated to perfecting his techniques and providing his clients with the highest possible standard of care and through this approach has developed an international reputation as an expert in facial surgery and is frequently invited to lecture at high profile meetings across the globe.
ADEBA ALVI

ADEBA ALVI

Receptionist

Here at CC Kat Aesthetics Adeba is part of our reception team. Her role is to greet you upon arrival, organise bookings and post-procedure/follow up appointments for all our patients. Adeba also plays a part in the day to day running of the clinic, ensuring all patients are comfortable as well as answering any general practice enquires you may have.

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JO TOWNSEND

Marketing Manager
Jo has more than 14 years of experience to bring to Kat & Co, ten of which were spent running her own marketing & design agency. Jo joined the team in 2019 to look after all our marketing requirements including overseeing our regular social media, digital and print output.

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HARRY JOSEPH

Secretary
Harry started his chosen career in healthcare in General Practice. He worked as reception manager and deputy manager before he followed his interest in aesthetic medicine and joined Kat & Co. Harry looks after surgery bookings and assist our patients with their queries at various stages of their treatment journeys. He is thorough and methodical and is one of the reassuring voices you will hear should you ring our clinic. Harry is a keen baker and saw off the competition with his red velvet cake at our last bake-off.

Dr Leonardo De Fasono

DR LEONARDO DE FASANO

Aesthetic Doctor & Vaser Liposuction/Renuvion Specialist
Dr Fasano is an established body sculpting specialist. His areas of expertise are VASER liposuction, fat transfer and different non-invasive skin tightening treatments including the revolutionary Renuvion plasma skin tightening device.  Dr Fasano graduated from the international school of medicine at Timisoara, Romania and achieved a Master's in Aesthetic Medicine at Queen Mary University of London. Through his career, he has enjoyed medical training across Italy, USA and the UK. His passion for aesthetics and attention to detail contribute to the great results which he's able to achieve in his treatments. Dr Fasano prides himself in great attention to the patient’s needs and is well known for his excellent post-operative care when treating his patients. Dr Fasano has become an expert in VASER® Hi-Def Sculpturing and liposuction using the innovative VASER® technology during his training at the Cosmos Clinic in Sydney, Australia. ​He also underwent training at various prestigious courses in the UK by the Harley Academy, the E. Coates Aesthetic training institute and qualified with a Master's in Aesthetic Medicine at the Queen Mary University in London. More recently, he has added the use of Renuvion to his armamentarium to provide the best in body contouring This mix of training has provided him with skills and expertise particularly in the field of body contouring where he has established himself as one of the true experts in the UK.
Dave Green

DR DAVE GREEN

Anaesthetist
Dave is a Consultant anaesthetist and intensive care specialist who has worked alongside CC Kat for many years in the independent healthcare sector. With over 20 years’ experience, Dave has a particular interest in Twilight Anaesthesia (conscious sedation) and has introduced the service to a host of clinics and surgeries across the Midlands. Dave has helped to set up Twilight Anaesthesia at Kat&Co and works closely with the team to successfully facilitate this service at our Calthorpe Road Clinic in Birmingham. In addition to his consultancy role, Dave has a keen interest in business management and recently partnered with Kat&Co for his latest business venture, Edgbaston Smile, a new cosmetic dentistry clinic. He is also a founding member, trustee and donor to the Empower Foundation: a charity set up to promote a healthy lifestyle through squash, education and nutrition for disadvantaged children from inner-city Birmingham.
Dr CAMILO DIAZ

Dr CAMILO DIAZ

Dermatologist / Hair Transplant Surgeon
Dr Diaz completed his dermatological training with the West Midlands Deanery in 2000. He now works as a consultant dermatologist at the Skin Centre, City Hospital in Birmingham, and at Spire Little Aston Hospital, his specialist areas of interest being dermatological surgery and skin cancer surgery. Since 2004 he has been performing a wide range of aesthetic procedures and is experienced in the field of cosmetic dermatology. In the last few years, he has successfully embarked upon the field of hair restoration surgery, employing both Follicular Unit Transplant (FUT) and Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) techniques. Dr Diaz is the only Consultant dermatologist in the United Kingdom who has trained in the USA with some of the top hair surgeons in the world. His extensive knowledge in skin surgery has allowed him to do a modified technique from the donor area in the extraction of the donor tissue with excellent cosmetic results and he takes great pride in the design and natural result of the hairline. Dr Diaz is a member of several international and national societies and regularly attends international meetings. He is a regular speaker at meetings and has appeared several times on local radio and television.

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Dr FAIZ BANNOURAH

Consultant Anaesthetist
Dr Bannourah has been a consultant anaesthetist since 1992. He works with surgeons across the disciplines and has been providing anaesthetic care to Mrs Kat's patients for more than 20 years. In recent years, Dr Bannourah has developed a special interest in Intravenous Anaesthesia and is a key member of the Kat & Co team. As a senior doctor, Dr Bannourah sits on management committees at both the private hospital and Kat & Co and also provides appraisal to doctor colleagues. In his spare time, Dr Bannourah enjoys tennis and bridge. He also cooks a mean tagine.

NATASHA RANKIN

NATASHA RANKIN

Aesthetic Nurse
Natasha has been nursing since 1996 covering a wide range of different specialities. In 2003 she became Sister in charge of plastic surgery in the operating theatres at Spire Parkway hospital working closely with Mrs Kat. Natasha’s depth of knowledge of a comprehensive range of cosmetic surgical procedures is invaluable to her role as a Clinical Nurse Specialist. As a part of her role within the Kat&Co team, she advises patients on their proposed surgery and sees post-operative patients in the hospital in the days immediately following surgery. Natasha is committed to continuing her professional development and has undertaken training in a wide range of cosmetic procedures which she performs at the CC Kat Aesthetics clinic. These include:
  • Dermal filler injections for the improvement of lines and wrinkles. She currently uses Restylane, Restylane touch, Restylane Vital, Restylane Perlane, Juvederm 2-4 and Juvederm smile
  • Wrinkle relaxing injections for the improvement of crow’s feet and frown lines
  • The Obagi Blue Peel, to improve pigmentation, skin texture and fine lines
  • Sclerotherapy injections to improve the appearance of thread veins on the legs
  • Medical needling (also referred to as micro-needling) using the Environ Medical Roll CIT to boost the collagen production of the skin to brighten and boost the overall appearance of the skin

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NADIA MUBARAK

Clinical Nurse Specialist
Nadia has 10 years of varied nursing experiences. She started her career as a nurse in the NHS in acute settings before joining the private sector. Nadia joined the Kat & Co team because of her passion for cosmetic surgery and patient care. As a patient, you are likely to meet Nadia as she prepares you for surgery and readies you for home. She may also be the person who helps you with the dressings and wound care in the post operative period. Nadia enjoys baking and applies her same exacting standards to her cakes and cookies.

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JADE GREENWOOD

Secretary
An experienced administrator and trained illustrator, Jade is part of the team that forms the administration backbone of the practice. She helps to manage surgery bookings and is also the main patient coordinator who talks our patients through the pre-surgery processes. Jade draws as a hobby and maintains her own website on which her works can be viewed and purchase.