Can you lift your breasts without implants?

A woman’s body will go through many changes throughout life; whether due to ageing, pregnancy and breastfeeding, or weight fluctuations, and they can often be left dissatisfied with the appearance of their breasts, as pert and full breasts become saggy and deflated. Breast augmentation with implants is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures […]

Mr Alex Karidis celebrates 25 years

CoolSculpting is no longer offered at Karidis Clinic. Call us on 0207 432 8727 or email us at to find out what exciting new body reshaping treatments we offer.   As we reach a milestone moment at Karidis Clinic – Mr Alex Karidis established his plastic surgery practice at the Hospital of St John […]

We are hiring! Surgical Nurse position opens at Karidis Clinic

We are looking for a very special person to join the team at Karidis Clinic. We are currently recruiting for a full-time Surgical Nurse to support leading London surgeon Mr Alex Karidis in delivering first-class care to his surgical patients, both before and after their operation. The degree of quality, safety and care that our […]

What’s Breast Implant Rippling & Does It Go Away?

Breast implant rippling is a relatively common complication following breast augmentation surgery and is exactly how it sounds – the breast implant surface wrinkles but it is only considered an issue when it can be seen or felt by the patient. All breast implants may ripple but most breast augmentation patients are never aware of […]

How to avoid boob greed with breast augmentation

You’ve decided to proceed with a breast augmentation, had comprehensive consultations with your surgeon, discussed your concerns, desires, and expectations from the surgery, and finally agreed on your implant size. This can be the most stressful part of the process, as many women worry about looking too big and unnatural after a breast augmentation. So, […]

Smoking before cosmetic surgery: Things to be aware of

A facelift, tummy tuck, breast reduction or any cosmetic surgery procedure is a significant investment of time and money, so it makes sense to protect that investment. Every patient at the Karidis Clinic is advised to stop smoking before their operation and afterwards. If you are wondering, why can’t you smoke before surgery, here are […]

Saggy Breasts After Breastfeeding: What’s the Solution?

Pregnancy and childbirth are nothing short of miraculous, but it is also true that they can have such a massive impact on a woman’s body that many new mothers do not feel they recognise themselves or feel comfortable with their new appearance. The tummy is a key concern as the muscles and skin stretch to […]

Breast Implant Drop and Fluff Timeline: What to Expect

Breast enhancement with implants is still one of the UK’s most popular cosmetic surgery procedure and has a high satisfaction rate: one study showed that 98% of women who had undergone a breast augmentation said that the results met or surpassed their expectations. However, a common concern immediately after surgery is that their new implants […]

International Nurses Day: spotlight on our squad

Every year on 12 May, the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth, International Nurses Day is celebrated around the world. Karidis Clinic is super-powered by nurses, and we take this moment to honour their hard work and dedication. This year’s International Nurses Day, the focus is on showcasing their incredible work and the difference they make […]

Best Body Contouring Treatment in London

CoolSculpting is no longer offered at Karidis Clinic. Call us on 0207 432 8727 or email us at to find out what exciting new body reshaping treatments we offer.   In their recent Best of British issue, Claridges’ Maybourne magazine named Alex Karidis ‘London’s body contouring king’ as they praised the ‘tailored selection’ of […]