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Pall Mall Medical supports Bradley Lowrey

By Jacob Eves, Pall Mall Medical, 17th December 2016

Bradley Lowrey is a 5 year old boy who is fighting a rare form of terminal cancer called Neuroblastoma. Bradley was born in 2011 and was first got diagnosed with cancer in 2012. After a long fight and numerous chemotherapy treatments, Bradley finally won the battle. 2 years after winning the battle against cancer, unfortunately…

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10 possible signs that you or a loved one may be suffering from depression

By Dr Raheel Karim & Catherine Hall, Pall Mall Medical, 12th December 2016

If you are worried that you or a loved one may be suffering from depression, which could be negatively affecting your life, relationships and work.  It is important to make sure you know how to spot the signs of depression, here are ten things to look for: 1. Anxiety This is one that many people…

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What is a Tummy Tuck?

By Mr El Gawad & Catherine Hall, Pall Mall Medical, 6th December 2016

A tummy tuck, or Abdominoplasty is a cosmetic surgery procedure to improve the shape of the stomach or abdomen. Mr A El-Gawad, Consultant Plastic Surgeon; explains the key information and what patients should expect from this cosmetic procedure. The tummy tuck procedure Under general anaesthetic, an incision is made in the lower abdominal area. The excess skin and fat is then…

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Dermal Fillers - The myths and the facts

By Catherine Hall, Pall Mall Medical, 14th November 2016

Generally, dermal fillers are used for the purpose of evening out the skin by means of filling wrinkles and creases. Not only this, but a dermal filler might also be used to help add more volume to your lips, cheeks and other areas. At Pall Mall medical we don’t simply aim to offer the highest…

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Everything you need to know about a Non-Surgical Nose Jobs,

By Catherine Hall, Pall Mall Medical, 14th November 2016

As a procedure, the non-surgical Rhinoplasty is something of a pioneer. Now you are able to achieve your desired result, such as getting rid of a bump in your nose or correcting a crooked nose shape without having to be faced with surgery. This is achieved through the injection of a dermal filler into the…

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What is Ulcerative Colitis?

By Catherine Hall, Pall Mall Medical, 19th October 2016

What is Colitis? Ulcerative Colitis or Colitis is a condition that affects your large bowel and rectum. Usually established between the ages of 15 and 25, even though it can develop later in life. The lining of these areas will become inflamed and ulcers may form, commonly the sufferer will experience a ‘flare up’ which…

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Top 6 Risks of Breast Enlargement Surgery and How to Avoid Them

By Mr Ahmed Abd El Gawad, Consultant Plastic and Aesthetic Surgeon & Catherine Hall, Pall Mall Medical, 15th October 2016

Surgery in general, carries common risks that can and cannot be avoided. Breast surgery can carry risks of its own. Often there are preventative measures to help with these ill-effects, so here are some potential risks and treatments, courtesy of our Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Mr El Gawad:   1.    Bleeding Bleeding is a common early…

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What causes acne and 3 cosmetic treatments to improve your skin

By Catherine Hall, Pall Mall Medical, 5th October 2016

Acne is a common issue for many people and varies in terms of its severity and time in which the person has it for. The condition of acne is natural but not many people are aware of how exactly it occurs, and how to help treat it. It’s triggered by a hormone imbalance that leads…

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5 Top Tips for Eye Bag Removal

By Catherine Hall, Pall Mall Medical, 27th September 2016

Darkness around the eye can be brought on by a multitude of issues. Below are a few simple and helpful solutions, including home remedies and eyelid surgery, to solve the common problem of eye bag removal: 1.  Cucumbers A classic and popular way of ridding yourself of those dark circles is a simple sliced cucumber.…

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Hemorrhoids/Piles Symptoms - When is it Time to See a Doctor?

By Catherine Hall, Pall Mall Medical, 6th September 2016

Hemorrhoids or piles are a common ailment that is caused by a number of factors from sitting for long periods of time, obesity, anal sex, a low fibre diet and even the overuse of laxatives. For women, hemorrhoids often occur during pregnancy and are caused by the veins around the anus swelling. There are two…

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