Nader Ibrahim
Clinical Lecturer Specialty Registrar in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
MBBS, BSc (Hons), MBBS

Nader Ibrahim is a senior registrar in plastic surgery and has recently been appointed as an honorary lecturer at Swansea medical school. He is currently undertaking an MD in the epidemiology of non-melanoma skin cancer as part of the RESECT project.

Selected Awards / Grants / Achievements

Barry Statham Dermatology award Skin Care Cymru

Publication List

Ibrahim, Nader & Jovic, Thomas & Jessop, Zita & Whitaker, Iain. (2021). Innovation in a Time of Crisis: A Systematic Review of Three-Dimensional Printing in the COVID-19 Pandemic. 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing. 8. 10.1089/3dp.2020.0258.

Ibrahim, Nader & Rich, Harvey & Ali, Stephen & Whitaker, Iain. (2021). The effect of COVID-19 on higher plastic surgery training in the UK: A national survey of impact and damage limitation. Journal of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery. 74. 10.1016/j.bjps.2021.02.002.

Ibrahim N, Gibson J, Ali S, Dobbs T, Whitaker IS. Is poor quality non-melanoma skin cancer data affecting high quality research and patient care? J Plast Reconstr Aesthetic Surg [Internet]. 2020 Dec; Available from:

Ibrahim N, Ali S, Warwick J, Boyce D, Ghattaura A. COVID-19 microsurgical breast reconstruction national practise survey: A survey of BAPRAS members and proposal of COVID-19 specific perioperative and ERAS pathways. J Plast Reconstr Aesthetic Surg [Internet]. 2020 Oct; Available from:

Jovic TH, Ali SR, Ibrahim N, Jessop ZM, Tarassoli SP, Dobbs TD, et al. Could Vitamins Help in the Fight Against COVID-19? Nutrients [Internet]. 2020 Aug 23;12(9):2550. Available from:

Jessop ZM, Dobbs TD, Ali SR, Combellack E, Clancy R, Ibrahim N, et al. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Surgeons during COVID-19 Pandemic: A Systematic Review of Availability, Usage, and Rationing. Br J Surg [Internet]. 2020 May 12; Available from:

Azzopardi EA, Duncan RT, Kearns M, Marangoni F, Ibrahim N, Azzopardi EAF, et al. Cutaneous laser surgery for secondary burn reconstruction: Cost benefit analysis. Burns [Internet]. 2020;46(3):561–6. Available from:

Ibrahim N, Chauhan I, Varma S. A novel method for practising local skin flaps. Ann R Coll Surg Engl [Internet]. 2018 Apr;100(4):338. Available from:

Cho WS, Ibrahim N, Varma S. Use of non-absorbable nasal packs as a platform for microvascular anastomosis. Ann R Coll Surg Engl [Internet]. 2016 Nov;98(8):591–2. Available from:

Ibrahim N, Virk J, George J, Elmiyeh B, Singh A. Improving efficiency and saving money in an otolaryngology urgent referral clinic. World J Clin cases [Internet]. 2015 Jun 16;3(6):495–8. Available from:

Ateh DD, Leinster VH, Lambert SR, Shah A, Khan A, Walklin HJ, et al. The intracellular uptake of CD95 modified paclitaxel-loaded poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) microparticles. Biomaterials [Internet]. 2011 Nov;32(33):8538–47. Available from:

Ibrahim N, Chauhan I, Nikkar-Esfahani A. “A problematic plum pit in the piping”: a case of traumatic oesophageal perforation. BMJ Case Rep [Internet]. 2016 Mar 14;2016. Available from:

Ibrahim N, Wooles NR, Elloy M, Da Forno P. A hairy situation. BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Jun 8;2015:bcr2015209825. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-209825. PMID: 26055604; PMCID: PMC4460391. Available from:

Ibrahim N, Saha R. Real-Time Ultrasound-Guided Subclavian Vein Cannulation in Intensive Care Patients. J Intensive Care Soc [Internet]. 2013 Jan 1;14(1):79–81. Available from:

Pending Print:

Rapid redesign and effect on clinical workload of a supra-regional burns and plastic surgery service during the COVID-19 pandemic”-JPRAS

Under review:

The Incidence of non-melanoma skin cancer in the UK and the Republic of Ireland-a systematic review-JPRAS