Vik Vijh – MBBS, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Plast)
Mr Vijh received his training in London and passed the Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) examination in 1988.
After a formal training program in general surgery, he achieved the distinction of becoming a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of both England and Edinburgh in 1992.
Mr Vik Vijh began his career in plastic surgery with a two-and-a-half-year period of research into wound healing and scar management. Following this, Mr Vik Vijh worked as a plastic surgeon in hospitals throughout London as part of a formal and intensive training program. This program was interrupted for six months when Mr Vik Vijh undertook a formal plastic surgery fellowship to enhance and augment his skills, and complete his training as a reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgeon. This culminated in his acceptance as a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Plastic Surgery in September 2002
Having been Managing Director of Cosmetic Surgery for a group of 42 UK private hospitals Mr Vijh is now Programme Director of The Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship at The Priory Hospital.
Mr Vijh has also appeared on various TV programmes including Embarrassing Bodies, 10 Years Younger, Extreme Makeover and You Are What You Eat
Registration and Qualifications
- FRCS (Eng)
- FRCS (Ed)
- FRCS (Plast)
- Independent Healthcare Commission Advisory Board for Cosmetic Surgery
- General Medical Council – Number 3289224
If you would like to confirm Dr Vijh’s qualifications then please contact the General Medical Council in London on: 0845 357 8001 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, have a look at their website for more information at www.gmc-uk.org