Ewa Majdak-Paredes PhD, FRCS(Plast), EBOPRAS obtained her Medical Degree from Medical University of Gdansk in 2000, before completing a PhD program in surgery and human genetics at Gdansk and Leiden University Medical Centre as a Marie Curie PhD research Fellow.
Ewa undertook her postgraduate training in surgery and plastic surgery in the UK followed by 12 years in general surgical and plastic surgery training. She also undertook fellowships in Oncoplastic Breast Reconstruction, advanced microsurgical breast reconstruction and breast aesthetics / body contouring in the Edinburgh Breast Unit, Chelmsford and Canada. She was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2015 and the European Board Examination in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery in 2015.
Ewa has been on the GMC specialist register in plastic surgery since 2016 and is a full member of BAPRAS. She was appointed a Consultant Plastic Surgeon in NHS Lothian in Aug 2016 and her special interests include oncoplastic breast reconstruction, breast aesthetics, gynaecomastia, developmental breast problems, revision breast surgery, body contouring (e.g. after massive weight-loss, pregnancies or body sculpture), lipomodelling, skin cancer and reconstruction, scar management and other aspects of plastic surgery. Ewa has also started doing medico-legal work.
Outside medicine, Ewa has got great passion for art and is an amateur artist who enjoys painting and drawing. She can play the guitar (also as an amateur), believes in mindfulness and healthy life style, and is married with 2 daughters and a son.