Consultant Profile

Mr Thomas Collin

Mr Thomas Collin MBBS, MRCS(Eng), FRCS(plast)
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • Cosmetic Surgery
    • Body
    • Breasts
    • Ears
    • Eyes
  • Plastic Surgery
    • Breast surgery
    • Hand Surgery
    • Reconstructive surgery
    • Skin cancer
Special clinical interests:
  • Cosmetic breast surgery (enlargement (implants), reduction, lift and lipomodelling)
  • Facial surgery (ear reduction/pinning, eyelid lift)
  • Body contouring (tummy tuck, abdominoplasty, liposuction, fat grafting, thigh and arm lifting)
  • Gynaecomastia correction/male breast reduction
  • Breast reconstruction after breast surgery
  • Female labial reduction
Research interests:

Breast reconstructive surgery following breast cancer.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Plastic Surgeon, University Hospital of North Durham.

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS)
  • Specialist Register General Medical Council (GMC)
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0191 418 8687
Private secretary:
Samantha  Grainger
Private secretary telephone number:
0191 4151272 Ext: 2324
Private secretary fax:
0191 4176573
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Thomas Collin graduated from the Royal Free University Hospital, London in 1995. After obtaining his Membership in general surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1999, he commenced his training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. His training took place in the UK (Exeter, Norwich and Newcastle), New Zealand (Wellington) and Australia (Adelaide).

Mr Collin completed his training in 2010 after his specialist Fellowship in breast and general reconstructive surgery in Adelaide, Australia.

He took up a consultant post at the University Hospital of North Durham in April 2010. He is developing the breast reconstruction service for the durham region and is a core member of the Skin Cancer team.

Mr Collin is interested in all aspects of plastic and aesthetic surgery in addition to his work in breast reconstruction.

Personal profile:

Mr Collin enjoys many outdoor pursuits including hill walking, running, trout fishing and golf.

Recommended links:

British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons -

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Mr Thomas Collin

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

Procedures performed by Mr Collin at Spire Washington Hospital

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

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