Consultant Profile

Mr Philip Rubin

Mr Philip Rubin MB ChB, FRCS(Ed), MD, FRCS(Ed)Plast
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • Cosmetic Surgery
    • Body
    • Breasts
    • Ears
    • Eyes
    • Face
    • Nose
  • Plastic Surgery
    • Breast surgery
    • Cosmetic breast surgery
    • Facial surgery
    • Skin cancer
Special clinical interests:

Special interest in Breast cosmetic surgery
All aspects of cosmetic surgery
Breast surgery including augmentation, reduction and uplift
Body contouring
Facial skin resurfacing
Facial surgery
Mr Rubin specialises in breast transformative surgery for the transgender community.

Current NHS and /or university posts:
Consultant Plastic Surgeon, University Hospital of North Durham
Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Sunderland Royal Hospital
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
British Medical Association
British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0191 418 8687
Tuesday evening
Background Information 
Professional profile:
Mr Rubin has had a broad training in the UK in plastic and cosmetic surgery culminating in a cosmetic surgery fellowship working with eminent cosmetic surgeons in London.

During his cosmetic surgery training in London Mr Rubin featured in the Discovery channel reality TV series 'Plastic Surgery School' performing a range of cosmetic surgical procedures including facelifts, blepharoplasty (eye bag removal) and laser resurfacing. 

Mr Rubin undertakes the following procedures within his practice: browlift (endoscopic), facelift (SMAS and MACS), blepharoplasty, rhinoplasty, fat transfer, liposuction, breast augmentation, breast reduction, breast uplift, breast reconstruction, abdominoplasty, thigh lift, ear pinning and repair of split earlobes.
Personal profile:
Painting and sculpture particularly of the human form has captivated Mr Rubin since childhood and he very nearly ended up at art college rather than medical school. Although first and foremost a doctor, Mr Rubin does greatly enjoy and take enormous pride in his cosmetic surgical work.

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Mr Philip Rubin

Mr Philip Rubin Cosmetic Surgery & Plastic Surgery Consultant, Washington, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, private hospital specialist.

Procedures performed by Mr Rubin at Spire Washington Hospital

Please note, this list is not exhaustive, to find out more call 0191 418 8687

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