Consultant Profile

Mr Ramsey Cutress

Mr Ramsey Cutress BA, BM BCh, PhD, FRCS(Ed), FRCS (Gen Surg)
Practicing at:
Spire Southampton Hospital
  • Breast care
    • Benign breast problems
    • Breast cancer
  • General surgery
    • Breast surgery
Special clinical interests:

Specialist breast surgeon: Rapid diagnosis of breast conditions, treatment of breast cancer, oncoplastic (optimising cosmetic outcome) and reconstructive breast surgery, family history assessment and screening.

Research interests:
  • Surgical treatment of breast cancer
  • Hormonal therapy for breast cancer
  • Breast cancer biomarker and drug discovery
  • Breast cancer in young women
Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Breast Surgeon, University Hospitals Southampton
Associate Professor in Breast Surgery, University of Southampton

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
  • Association of Breast Surgery
  • British Association of Surgical Oncology
  • Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
  • British Association for Cancer Research
  • British Medical Association
Contact Details 
Private secretary:
Marlene Benham
Private secretary telephone number:
023 8076 4971
Private secretary fax:
023 8076 4358
Private secretary email address:
Thursday evenings (same visit mammography and breast ultrasound available where indicated). Alternative secretary contact email:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Ramsey Cutress studied medicine at Oxford University, where he won the Radcliffe Infirmary Prize for Surgery. He trained in Surgery in Glasgow, Oxford and Wessex, specialising in breast surgery and winning a National Oncoplastic and Breast Reconstructive Fellowship. He now practices as a surgeon exclusively in breast disease and management.

Following appointment as a Consultant in Breast Surgery at University Hospital Southampton, and Senior Lecturer in Breast Surgery at the University of Southampton in 1999, he has led research in the field of breast surgery and breast cancer. He is part of the writing group for the national guidelines for breast oncoplastic surgery, and has been invited onto the faculty of the breast disease advanced course at the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

Personal profile:

Ramsey is married with two children and enjoys running and cycling in the New Forest.

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Mr Ramsey Cutress

Mr Ramsey Cutress Breast care & General surgery Consultant, Southampton, Hampshire, private hospital specialist.

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