Mr Paul Harris is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at The Royal Marsden Hospital. He graduated from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in 1991. After four years of training in general surgery at a number of London teaching hospitals, he became a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He undertook 8 years of training in Plastic Surgery in London as well as periods spent at specialist centres in Australia and Belgium.
In 2002 he gained the Specialist Fellowship in Plastic Surgery and was entered on the GMC Specialist Registry for Plastic Surgery in 2004. Awarded the higher post-graduate degree of Doctorate in Medicine in 1991 having spent two tears at the University of London developing a laboratory produce artificial skin replacement for burn victims. This research was sponsored by The Royal College of Surgeons of England. He has published his work comprehensively within the Plastic Surgery literature throughout his career and presented nationally and internationally at Plastic Surgery conferences. He is actively involved in teaching at postgraduate level and has lectured at the British Association of Plastic Surgeons instructional meetings.
Following the completion of his surgical training in England he was awarded a travelling fellowship by the British Association of Plastic Surgeons and spent six months in Melbourne studying with one of the World's leading authorities in Cosmetic Surgery. As a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at The Royal Marsden Hospital, he specialises in reconstructive surgery following ablative cancer excision, in particular head and neck reconstruction and breast reconstruction. Privately he operates in Central London at The Cromwell Hospital and in Surrey at Clare Park Hospital. He is a member of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, and the international Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons.