“I believe that unlike many other medical disciplines, the aesthetic physician needs to be able to balance a strong scientific background with an eye for artistic beauty. Knowing who to treat, what to treat them with and how to do the treatment safely is the cornerstone of aesthetic practice.”
Keeping abreast of new technological advances is crucial so Dr Tapan can offer his patients the safest and most effective treatment option for a wide range of skin and ageing concerns, Dr Tapan is passionate about standards in aesthetic medicine and ensures that along with day-to-day clinic work he also attends as many conferences and meetings as possible.
Despite finishing Postgraduate Medical training over a decade ago, Dr Tapan still participates in active learning. He has recently completed his BTEC in Light and Laser Therapies and is completing both a diploma in Clinical Dermatology and Masters in Cosmetic Medicine.
Not only has Dr Tapan Patel been a leading figure in aesthetic medicine for more than fifteen years, he has also owned and led two highly-successful cosmetic clinics in London.
His knowledge and strong medical background resonates in his mannerism and bedside etiquette, providing professional treatment, instantaneously reassuring patients with his approachable nature.
Dr Patel treats a wide range of patients at PHI Clinic, and is also recognised as a top international lecturer. Collaborating with expert, trusted companies, the doctor trains and teaches delegates and colleagues on injecting skills, laser treatments, and also gives talks at Academy 102.
As well as his private work, Dr Patel also engages in charitable causes and has been a core part in the treatment of several burns, acid burns and scar patients through the Katie Piper Foundation. Operating on a pro bono basis, the doctor has improved the lives of many who have fallen victim to attacks, incidents and birth defects, improving not only their aesthetic makeup, but also basic bodily functions such as breathing.
Dr Tapan Patel’s mantra is that in order to stay at the forefront of one’s field, one must continually research new advancements, learn from one’s colleagues and peers, and be open to pioneering technology. PHI Clinic encapsulates this goal.