Many women develop concerns about their breasts, ranging from mild discomfort to finding a lump. This is often an anxious and worrying time.
For those with a new breast symptom, we offer a rapid ‘one-stop’ diagnostic service with instant access to mammography and ultrasound examination.
We provide a full risk-assessment with advice on whether testing for breast cancer related gene mutations is helpful, as well as practical ways to tackle the challenges of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In addition, we offer guidance and information about breast cancer screening.Breast Cancer
Karina Cox MBBS FRCS MD
Karina is an experienced Consultant Breast and Oncoplastic Surgeon whose NHS practice is based at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust.
She is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at The University of Kent.
Karina graduated from Imperial College School of Medicine at St Mary’s in 1998 and completed her basic surgical training in London.
Breast Cancer Kent aims to improve the lives of those diagnosed with breast cancer in Kent.They do this by funding projects, equipment and research to support the work of the NHS Medical Teams at the Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells Breast Care Units, Kent Oncology Centre and the University of Kent School of biosciences. Breast Cancer Kent also provide support and information via their website and a recently launched APP.
See all Spotlight posts
Cosmetic Breast Surgery
There are many reasons why women may want cosmetic breast surgery, such as breasts that failed to develop equally.
We offer advice and guidance on all kinds of breast enhancing surgery.
Find out more