GC Aesthetics is a leading female aesthetics company committed to becoming the trusted brand and partner for women who want to look healthy, youthful, vibrant and beautiful. Millions of women have used our products and we’re here to help them feel confident about themselves throughout their lifetime. We focus on innovation, development, manufacturing and commercialisation of one of the broadest ranges of implant products, principally silicone breast implants. We’re also an innovator in silicone products for scar management, and we’ve developed a range of patient support products to enable informed decisions about surgery. GC Aesthetics provides choices for every kind of women and have combined 70 years of experience in the medical devices industry under Nagor and Eurosilicone. Our Vision and Values are inspired by deeply ingrained principles. We’re focused on safety, quality and reliability. As we move forward, we’ll continue to build on our strong reputation by innovating, listening and improving – striving to become the number one choice for women and surgeons around the globe. GC Aesthetics are delighted to be a part of this year’s BAPRAS Winter scientific meeting. Visit us at stand number 23 to find out more about our great range.
Phone:+44 1236 850 900
Lemonchase are the exclusive UK distributors of Designs for Vision loupes. Designs for Vision are the number one choice for surgeons worldwide (indeed, they are the choice of over 95% of surgeons in the US and UK). They are launching the amazing new PANORAMIC loupes, which offer twice the viewing area of previous models. Whether you are contemplating your first pair or would like advice on any changes to your current pair, Mark Chase & the team would be delighted to see you at their stand where they are also demonstrating Designs for Vision’s outstandingly bright range of Lithium Ion, Battery powered LED lights, with up to 12 hours of continual use - for free movement around the operating theatre. Lemonchase are also demonstrating the incredible Designs for Vision NanoCam, which allows you to record the magnified images that you see through your loupes. Excellent for documentation and teaching purposes, and allows you to selectively record HD video, stills and audio via a footpedal. Come and see what you're missing!
Mercian are celebrating 50 years this year as the UK’s leading supplier of quality reconstructive Plastic surgery Instruments including our comprehensive programme of micro surgery Instruments. Quality, precision, specialization and service are the cornerstones of our company philosophy. Mercian Plastic and Micro Instruments are the preferred choice of Surgeons and used in the leading centres throughout the UK. S&T Micro Surgery Instruments are known to Micro Surgeons throughout the world and are globally recognised as leaders in the field of Micro Surgery Instruments & Micro Sutures. Mercian are proud to be their exclusive distributors in both the UK and Ireland for over 25 years. We will be showing on our stand at the BAPRAS meeting; • Super-Fine Micro Surgery Instruments • Background material for vessel anastomosis • Acland Micro Vessel Clamps • Single use Biover Micro Vessel Clamps • Hand Surgery Instruments • S&T Micro Sutures • S&T Micro Instrumentation Contact our highly trained sales team to discuss your Instrumentation requirements.
Phone:0844 879 1133
Integra LifeSciences is a global leader in regenerative technologies, neurosurgical and extremity orthopedic solutions dedicated to limiting uncertainty for clinicians, so they can focus on providing the best patient care. Integra offers a comprehensive portfolio of high quality, leadership brands that include AmnioExcel®, Bactiseal®, Cadence®, CertasTM, Codman®, CUSA®, DuraGen®, DuraSeal®, ICP Express®, Integra®, MediHoney®, MicroFrance®, PriMatrix®, Salto Talaris®, SurgiMend®, TCC-EZ®, Titanä and VersaTruä. For the latest news and information about Integra and its brands, please visit www.integralife.com.
Phone:44 (0) 1264 345 780
Gemini Surgical UK is a leading distributor of Surgical Instruments and Medical Devices to the healthcare industry covering all areas of the UK and Northern Ireland. Products include, Piezo System for Rhinoplasty Procedures, Portable LED Surgical Headlights, Finest Surgical Instruments Super Cut and Titanium Instruments. Endoscopic Plastic Surgery Instruments. Specialist Rhinoplasty Surgical Instruments. Specialist Abdominoplasty Surgical Instruments Full HD Endoscopic Camera Systems Full HD Head Mounted Camera System for teaching and recording procedures.
Norgine is a leading European specialist pharmaceutical company with a direct commercial presence in all major European markets. In 2017, Norgine’s total net sales were EUR 345 million, up 17 per cent. Norgine employs over 1,000 people across its commercial, development and manufacturing operations and manages all aspects of product development, production, marketing, sale and supply. Norgine specialises in gastroenterology, hepatology, cancer and supportive care. Norgine is headquartered in the Netherlands. Norgine owns a R&D site in Hengoed, Wales and two manufacturing sites in Hengoed, Wales and Dreux, France. For more information, please visit www.norgine.com and www.norginepharmaceuticals.co.uk. In 2012, Norgine established a complementary business Norgine Ventures, supporting innovative healthcare companies through the provision of debt-like financing in Europe and the US. For more information, please visit www.norgineventures.com. NORGINE and the sail logo are trademarks of the Norgine group of companies.
Sandison Easson is an independent firm of chartered accountants with over 35 years’ specialist experience of acting exclusively for doctors of medicine. This specialisation gives the firm an exceptional ability to understand the many needs of doctors within the medical profession. Sandison Easson is one of the largest and leading firms of its kind in the United Kingdom and acts for doctors in almost every city and town in England, Scotland and Wales.
Phone: 01625 527351
InMode’s technological advancements are the new gold standard for aesthetics medicine. Over two decades ago, our research and development team played a critical role in developing state of-the-art light, laser and radio frequency devices, thereby launching and shaping the entire industry. InMode will be presenting the InMode BodyTite Radio Frequency system for the treatment of facial, neck and body skin tightening. The most versatile and innovative RF machine, providing Radio Frequency Assisted Lipo suction, Fractional Radio Frequency and non-Fractional RF, all available from the same machine.
KCI are a global advanced wound care company that leverages the strengths of Kinetic Concepts, Inc. and Systagenix Wound Management, Limited. Headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, with a team of nearly 5,000 people around the world. KCI™ products are designed to address Advanced Wound Therapy needs with best-in-class solutions that deliver superior clinical outcomes for patients.
Phone: 01293 842000
Elemental Healthcare are a leading independent distributor providing innovative solutions in Minimally Invasive Surgery. Elemental’s product portfolio is not only at the forefront of the latest developments in surgery but also provides cost effective solutions for a challenged NHS. Cellis is a truly biological implant at a sensible price. It is preservative free enabling better integration and reduced issue reaction. Cellis uses non-aggressive purification methods which maintain the dermal integrity. It is easy to use and doesn’t require any specialist storage methods or rinsing prior to use. IFABond Laparoscopic Glue provides an alternative to quilting, significantly reducing the available area for Seroma formation. IFAbond is a pure solution with no additives which takes only a short time to form a strong bond. It is quick and easy to apply and is supplied in a variety of formats to suit the application.
Phone:0844 412 0020
Phone:0330 024 1015
R&D Surgical serve the surgical community with innovative products including - Xenosys portable next-generation LED surgical headlight offering freedom and convenience at less than 30g weight. - a full range of custom surgical loupes which give an unbeatable field of vision, and depth of focus, all while being light and comfortable for all-day wear. - Xenosys wireless HD surgical camera system
SEVERN Healthcare Technologies may be a relatively new company but it has a pedigree in medical device distribution going back over 30 years. Severn staff have many years of accumulated experience in plastic reconstruction and microvascular surgery, representing the Synovis MCA range of products in the UK and Republic of Ireland. Our portfolio includes the GEM Coupler for venous anastomosis, the GEM Flow Coupler (with an integrated 20MHz Doppler for monitoring of blood flow at the site of anastomosis) and the GEM microclips and superfine microclips. The Severn commitment to the surgical specialties that we serve is to consistently provide gold standard technologies that are being continuously enhanced by innovation and development, industry leading customer service with competent technical support and quality education programmes. Our ambition is to provide added value in everything that we do, so that our customers have a delightful experience in all their dealings with Severn.
PRASIS is a mutual, run exclusively by Plastic Surgeons for the benefit of the plastic surgical community. It is owned and governed by our members, all of whom are on the GMC Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery. PRASIS is strongly supported by the Chair and Clinical Board of Directors, the latter of which is responsible for the governance and strategy. PRASIS has over 180 members, making it the largest community of indemnified Plastic Surgeons. It's sole aim is to protect plastic surgeons, by arranging an indemnity scheme and providing support and guidance to its members. PRASIS has appointed The Medical Professional Indemnity Group (MPIG), a division of Lucas Fettes & Partners, as its insurance broker because of their specialist expertise in professional indemnity insurance. The indemnity scheme is underwritten pre-dominantly by CFC Underwriting Ltd, the largest independent MGA in London, whose team of underwriters has extensive experience in medical indemnity. As part of CFC’s product offering to PRASIS, we have the benefit of a medico-legal advisory service, provided by Weightmans LLP. Weightmans are a national law firm, with a specialist healthcare offering. It has an enviable reputation for expertise combined with a thoroughly professional and empathetic approach. The service is available during office hours for routine enquiries with an out of hours service for emergencies. PRASIS membership meets all the requirements of independent sector hospitals and provides the level of protection you need and your patients deserve. As members, you are provided with contractual indemnity for clinical negligence and public liability claims as well as 25 years run off cover following death or permanent retirement from practice. Cover is also included for professional training activities, Cyber, GMC investigations disciplinary enquiries & inquests as well as HMRC investigations. The policy provides cover of up to £10 million for any one claim and in the annual aggregate, including costs, in any policy year*. *All benefits are subject to policy terms and conditions.
Phone:0300 3033 530
British Foundation for International Reconstructive Surgery and Training (BFIRST) is a UK registered charity which trains surgeons working in the poorest countries in the world to enable them to undertake reconstructive Plastic Surgery.
Phone:020 7831 5161
Phone:+44 1865 843577
e-LPRAS is an e-learning project for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, which is supported by BAPRAS. If you would like to find out more about the project (e.g. how to access the learning materials or contribute as an author) then please speak to one of the representatives on the e-LPRAS stand.
PLASTA UK is the UK’s Plastic Surgery Trainee Association. The mission of PLASTA is to ensure that trainees across the country have fair and equal opportunities to maximise their training in order to become well rounded and successful Consultant Plastic Surgeons. The primary aim of our organisation is the continual improvement of Plastic Surgical Training in the British Isles. PLASTA is composed of two central committees that work in tandem to improve grassroots surgical trainee experience. The Core Committee consists of the President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, SAC, Exam, Fellowship and subspecialitiy reps. The aim of the core committee is to respond to regional issues with training and engage with the larger central bodies for surgery within the United Kingdom to advocate on the behalf of trainees. The Regional Representatives are the other half of the coin. They ensure that our organisation understands the regional variations in training, as well as keeping abreast of how these fit into the national objective of obtaining CCT. The Regional Representatives, both as individuals and as a group instruct the Core Committee on organisational direction. This tandem approach ensures that PLASTA remains relevant to its trainees with eyes both on the immediate concerns of its members and the horizons and future of training. The committees works closely with the BAPRAS and SAC council to ensure transparency, equality and fairness in training. Representatives from PLASTA sit in BAPRAS council meetings, SAC meetings, FRCS(PLast) meetings, BAAPS meetings, and BSSH meetings, ASIT meetings, while PLASTA reps have also been present at ST3 National Selection Interviews. In addition to our advocacy role, PLASTA aims to provide a forum for discussion and advertisement of courses, conferences, educational material and innovative adjuncts to training. Please come and see us at our Stand or attend one of our sessions, to learn more about what we can do for you and how you can get involved!
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is the largest plastic surgery specialty organization in the world. Founded in 1931, the Society represents 94% of all board-certified plastic surgeons in the U.S., and more than eight thousand plastic surgeons worldwide, making ASPS a global institution and leading authority on cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. The mission of ASPS is to advance quality care to plastic surgery patients by encouraging high standards of training, ethics, physician practice and research in plastic surgery. To support its members in the provision of excellent patient care, ASPS provides: education, advocacy, practice support and enhanced public awareness of the value of plastic surgery, while fostering the highest professional, ethical, and quality standards. The Society is a strong advocate for patient safety and requires its members to operate in accredited surgical facilities that have passed rigorous external review of equipment and staffing.
myHealthspecialist.com is a trusted online resource, created by NHS GPs, to help colleagues and patients find private specialists/clinics that have been recommended by doctors. These verified clinical recommendations set it apart from other patient testimonial platforms and form the foundation for a broad range of referrer engagement activities that our dedicated team will help to facilitate for you. To date we have recorded 11 million+ profile views for members and have connected 1000s of appointments. We specialise in online video production, staff training, GP education/outreach and IT support services (PPC, SEO, website testing, medical content writing) and would be delighted to hear from you!
Phone:020 3475 8580
Healthcare 21 are delighted to be a Gold Sponsor at BAPRAS in 2018. We are the exclusive distributor for the Allergan breast portfolio and MedSkin Solutions in the UK and Ireland. With us on the stand we have our Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery portfolio. Products include; • Natrelle™ Breast Implants • Artia™ and Strattice™ Acellular Dermal Matrix • MatriDerm™ Dermal Template • Revolve™ Lipofilling Device • Keller Funnel™ Implant Delivery Sleeve Come along to our stand, we would be delighted to meet you and discuss our products.
Phone:0845 605 5521
Eurosurgical Ltd. specialises in Surgical Equipment, Instrument and Device supply to Burns, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Cosmetic & Aesthetic Practice, General Surgery, Maxillofacial Surgery and Gynaecological & Obstetric specialties. We offer an exciting portfolio of products including Fat Transfer, PRP/PRF, Meshers & Dermal Substitutes, Post-Surgery Garments, Facial Implants, Electrosurgery solutions and Surgical Instruments. New to our range is the Clear Edge Margin Assessment Device, Platelet Rich Fibrin sets and Rigenera Micro-Graft Device for regenerative medicine in any application.
Phone:+44 (0)1483 456007
"Patient Focused!" run medical photography courses, designed for clinicians, throughout the UK. Our 3 day courses are accredited with the Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine (FFLM) and also the British Institute of Professional Photography (BIPP). The courses attract 18 hours CPD and successful completion of the course and assessment allows the clinician to apply for Licentiate of BIPP, with LBIPP post-nominal being awarded. The tutors are Dr Will Anderson, Mr Soren Moore and Mr Nick Bishop. Professional make-up artists add a bit of spice to the courses! Will is currently the lead Forensic Medical Examiner with Hampshire Police and is a Fellow of BIPP. He has been photographing patients for 11 years and was the lead author of national guidelines on Photography in Custody and SARCs in 2017. Soren is a professional photographer and was a senior instructor at the College of Policing until May 2017. Nick is also a professional photographer, having spent several years with the Metropolitan Police in their CSI department. Further details, including photographs from recent courses, at www.patientfocused.co.uk We hope to see you soon!
Phone: 07988 793154
Founded in 2004 and based in the UK, Q Medical Technologies is: ISO 14001, ISO 9001 & ISO 13485 accredited. We are proud to have been working with the NHS and the private sector for over 10 years. We are a multi award-winning independent medical distributor. Exclusively providing a hand-picked range of innovative medical devices we are dedicated to providing optimum patient outcomes within the plastic and general surgery disciplines as well as having a strong presence in aesthetics. • Polytech implants: the widest range of breast implants available in the UK • Surgimend by Integra: market leading ADM technology • A range of radiofrequency generators offering applications from surgical procedures to skin tightening With full representative coverage within the UK our teams provide in-house education and support on our full product range. As an organisation we are committed to Professional Education offering a broad range of courses to the clinical community.