ABOUT DR MARIUSZ MAREK OSTROWSKI MD, PhD

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon at MP Shah Hospital and Village Medical Centre in Nairobi, Kenya. He has worked as a consultant breast surgeon in the United Kingdom and Poland for over 10 years.

His special interests are:

  • the diagnosis and management of all aspects of breast and skin problems
  • benign and malignant, including breast pain, nipple discharge, family history, breast cancer treatment
  • immediate and delayed reconstruction, breast augmentation, implant exchange, reductions and lipomodelling

Dr Ostrowski applies modern oncoplastic techniques to achieve the best possible outcome in breast cancer surgery and aesthetic appearance.

He offers:

  • breast conserving surgery
  • immediate breast reconstruction with implants and flaps for patients undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer
  • sentinel lymph node biopsy for axillary staging of patients with breast cancer
  • correction of breast deformities and/or breast asymmetry to patients having undergone breast cancer surgery in the past

Dr Ostrowski has conducted research on oxidative stress and received a research scholarship from Nagoya University School of Medicine in Japan which led to his PhD in Medical Sciences: “Antioxidants in the process of Apoptosis in Cancer cells”.

He is a Fellow of the Working Group of Breast Surgery European Board of Surgery FEBS (Breast), Member of The Association of Breast Surgery (ABS) UK, ESSO, EUSOMA and The American Society of Breast Surgeons.

Dr Ostrowski graduated from the Medical University of Gdansk in Poland in 1995 and thereafter trained in General Surgery, receiving the Certificate of Completion of Training in 2008. Subsequently, he undertook subspecialty training in breast cancer, oncoplastic-reconstructive surgery and surgical oncology.

In 2012 he obtained the European Board of Surgery (EBS) Qualification in Breast Surgery.