Miroslav Veliký

Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Miroslav Veliky received his MD degree from Charles University, Prague in 1993. Before embarking on his plastic surgery training, he carried out his core and advanced training in general surgery at University Hospital, Prague and completed it with the licence to practice in 2000 at consultant level. At the time, he worked also as a Lecturer at the Department of Anatomy, Medical School, Prague.

He underwent his plastic surgery training at Institut of Postgradual medical education, Prague and mainly during his residence in France at Henri Poincare University, Nancy and Sophia Antipolis University, Nice and also at Hospital Boucicaut and Clinique Victor Hugo, Paris.

At this time, he gained his French Interuniversity Diploma in microsurgery and successfully passed the exam in Advanced studies in plastic and aesthetic surgery at Henri Poincare University, Nancy, France.

He completed his plastic surgery training in 2005 after board certification in Prague and then he worked at University hospital until 2009. Starting in July 2009 he left Prague and began his surgical career in the United Kingdom. His areas of expertise are breast reconstruction and aesthetics, microsurgical breast reconstruction, aesthetic facial surgery and body contouring with almost 20 years experience in fat transfers.

Following completing his dermoscopy course at Welsh Institute of Dermatology, Cardiff University, he has excellent training in diagnostic and surgical management of skin cancers and non-malignant skin disorders.


Professional education:

2005: Certification in plastic surgery, Prague

2002-2003: Study of plastic surgery, Sophie Antipolis University, University of Nice, France

2001: Diploma in Microsurgery Studies, Henri Poincaré University, Nancy, France

2000: Specialised study and professional examination in plastic surgery, Henri Poincaré University, Nancy, France

2000: Medical licence in general surgery, Prague

1996: 1st certification in general surgery, Prague

1987-1993: Study at the Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague


Professional experience and long-term internships:

2011- to date: Senior Plastic Surgeon, Plastic Surgery Department, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Great Britain

2009-2010: Senior Plastic Surgeon, Plastic Surgery Department, Salisbury Hospital, Great Britain

2004-2009: Physician, Plastic Surgery Clinic, University Hospital Královské Vinohrady, Prague

2004: Physician, Plastic Surgery Clinic, Bulovka Hospital, Prague

2001-2003: Physician, Plastic Surgery Department, Nice University Hospital, France

2000-2001: Physician, Plastic Surgery Department, Victor Hugo Clinic and French Institute of Hand Surgery, Paris, France

2000: Physician, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department, Jeanne d ‘Arc University Hospital, Nancy, France

1997: Physician, resident, Plastic Surgery Department, Boucicat Hospital, Paris, France

1996: Physician, resident, Centre for Hand Surgery, Angers, France

1997-1998: Assistant Professor, Institute of Anatomy, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague

1994-2000: Physician, 1st Surgical Clinic, General University Hospital, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Prague- Karlovo náměstí

1993-1994: Physician, Urology Department, Tábor Hospital


Professional memberships:

Czech society of plastic surgery

Czech society of aesthetic surgery

Czech society of hand surgery

British medical council

International society of dermoscopy

Czech medical chamber