Mr Adam Sawyer

Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive, Cosmetic and Laser Surgeon
BSc(Hons) MBBS DO-HNS MSc LLM(Medical Law) FEBOPRAS FRCS (Plast)

Practising at

Spire Southampton Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Adam Sawyer at Spire include:

Cosmetic surgery at Spire Southampton Hospital

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Professional profile

I was appointed as a Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon in Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust in 2017 and I am an honorary consultant at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, working in the supra-regional cleft lip and palate and laser services.

I specialise in all aspects of cosmetic, skin and laser surgery with a particular interest in the following; Breast: breast enlargement/reduction/uplift, tuberous breast correction, nipple reduction/correction; Body: abdominoplasty, arm/thigh/body/ buttock lift, gynaecomastia, liposuction, scar revision, hand rejuvenation, weight loss surgery (arm lift, thigh lift, body lift and buttock lift); Genital: Labiaplasty (labia majora/minora/clitoral hood); Face: face/neck lifts, upper/lower eyelid surgery, nose reshaping, lip augmentation, lip lift, chin reshaping all, prominent ear correction, brow lift; Skin: skin lesion diagnosis and treatment, lump removal, scar management, split earlobe repair; Laser surgery: skin resurfacing, fine line and wrinkles, acne scarring, age spots/tattoo removal, birthmark removal, scar treatments, active acne/rosacea treatment, rhinophyma; Non-surgical: really botox/filler injection, hyperhidrosis management.

My undergraduate training was undertaken at Guy's and St Thomas’s Hospital in London, having intercalated with a BSc first class in physiology. I qualified in 1999 and trained as a plastic surgeon, undertaking postgraduate training in London, Oxford and Salisbury. I completed an MSc in surgical science at Imperial College London and a medical law degree from De Montfort Law school in 2007.

I was awarded the FRCS (Plast) in 2014 and became a Fellow of the European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (FEBOPRAS) in 2015, having gained extensive experience while a fellow at Evelina Children’s Hospital, St Thomas Hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital. I also spent time on fellowship at Addenbrookes Hospital Cambridge, with overseas fellowships in Olso, Texas and Toronto. Additionally, my other interest in the NHS is LASER skin surgery having completed the prestigious ‘Therapeutic use of LASER’ training interface fellowship in Swansea, Wales. I am competent in the use of all LASER skin treatments.

I am experienced in all types of skin lesion surgery having completed training through the Oxford Deanery plastic surgery programme.

I have wide experience in all aspects of aesthetic/cosmetic surgery having completed two fellowships, the first while on site at the Royal Marsden and Harley Street, London completing the training interface group fellowship in cosmetic surgery. This was followed by the renowned British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS)/Scar free foundation fellowship in Southern England.

Clinical Interests

Breast surgery
Cosmetic breast surgery
Cosmetic surgery
Dermatological lasers
Dermatological surgery
Facial surgery
Hand surgery
Non-surgical cosmetic treatment
Non-surgical procedures
Oral surgery
Plastic surgery
Reconstructive surgery
Skin cancer
Soft tissue injuries
Weight loss surgery

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Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals Medical School / 1999
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science
MBBS is a degree given to physicians at the basis of their training.

Professional memberships


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Current NHS posts

Salisbury Foundation Trust.

Joh Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (Honorary).

University Hospital Southampton (Honorary).

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Private contact details

Private secretary April Burman
Private secretary telephone 023 8091 4483
Private secretary email

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