Previously the secretary of BAPRAS (2014-2016), and currently on the National Councils of BAPRAS and the SAC, Wg Cdr Ankur Pandya is a Consultant Plastic Reconstructive & Hand Surgeon based in Hampshire and Sussex. He has been currently an NHS Consultant for over 19 years. This has included being the Director and Lead Clinician of The Mountbatten department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Queen Alexandra Hospital in Portsmouth for a six year period.

His NHS practice consists of Hand surgery, Paediatric plastic surgery,,reconstruction of the head and neck, perineal reconstruction, skin cancers and general plastic surgery. He is the Consultant Advisor in Plastic Surgery to the Head RAF Medical Services.

He has a wide spectrum of Academic interests and is a Visiting Prof of Plastic Surgery in Romania, A Senior Clinical Lecturer, both, at the Southampton University School of Medicine as well as Portsmouth University. He is the Associate dean (S) for the defence Deanery.He is the National and European examiner for The Plastic Surgery fellowship exam as well as the Hand Diploma Exams. He is on the faculty of and an examiner for the Conflict and Catastrophe Course.

His voluntary activities include working with Operation Smile where he was a Regional Medical Officer (Europe/Africa/Middle East) from 2008-2010 and the Deputy Chief Medical Officer (2010-2015). He set up the Directorate of Quality Assurance for the organisation, which he led for five years.He has been on over 43 international humanitarian missions and four wartime deployments.
He has been awarded a Diploma in Disaster Medicine (DMCC) in March 2017

Mr Ankur Pandya 

Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon

The Queen Alexandra Hospital Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

            Tel: 02392 286000 (4703) 


Medicolegal Secretary 

Karen Heather

KarenHeather.Medicolegal@gmail.com Tel:02392340762