Mr Hoo is a Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon working at the Belfast City Hospital in the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust. He completed training in Plastic Surgery before embarking on further training in breast surgery, which is his sub-speciality interest
Mr. Hoo's training in Plastic Surgery was undertaken in Northern Ireland with fellowships in Newcastle and Liverpool.
His special interest is primarily in Breast reconstruction following breast cancer or conditions people are born with (e.g. congenital conditions resulting in uneven sized/shaped breasts). Other areas he provides for include breast and body aesthetic surgery, treatment of skin lumps/cancers and non-surgical interventions.
His private practice rooms are with Kingsbridge Private Hospital.
Outside of medicine, he has a keen interest in teaching and medico-politics. Mr Hoo is active in pre-medical, undergraduate medicine and post-graduate / specialist training. He sits on various committees including those in the British Medical Association, standing up for and improving doctors’ working conditions.
Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle 2017
Alder Hey Hospital, Liverpool 2018
Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2012 Feb;22(2):323-7. (PMID: 22080881)
Ann R Coll Surg Engl (Suppl) 2013; 95: 74-75
P. Eastwood, K.H. Hoo, C. Hill. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal 2014 Jul; 51(4):400-5(PMID : 24588580)
N. Hodgins, K.H. Hoo, P. McGee, C. Hill. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2015 Apr;68(4):485-91 (PMID: 25563974)
PJ McElnay, C McGoldrick, AJ Beamish, C Hoo, VJ Gokani, RL Harries. Int J. Surg. 2016 Nov; 36 Suppl 1:S10- S13 (PMID: 27664557)
iBra Steering Group, the Breast reconstruction Research Collaborative. The Breast 2017 Aug (PMID : 28768227)
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