Mr Richard Price
Consultant Plastic Surgeon
MB BS, BSc (Hons), MD, FRCS, FRCS (Plast)
Mr Price is one of our most senior cosmetic consultants, having been a Consultant in Cambridge for over 10 years. He undertakes all forms of cosmetic surgery except for rhinoplasty. He has a large skin cancer and mole removal practice and undertakes ‘See & Treat’ procedures in most clinics.
Mr Price is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital and Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge (NHS). He trained in Manchester and Preston, before undertaking fellowships in Melbourne and Adelaide in microsurgery, head & neck and facial reconstruction. He also undertook formalised aesthetic surgical training as part of the Aesthetics Fellowship in Chester, Manchester and Liverpool. This involved working with some of the leading aesthetic surgeons in the country and training in all aspects of plastic and aesthetic surgery.
Mr Price is an experienced, enthusiastic consultant with a modern, holistic approach to healthcare. In the NHS he specialises in skin cancer and facial reconstruction, and is the lead plastic surgeon in Addenbrooke's Hospital for this. He is also the former lead plastic surgeon for skin cancer, as well as carrying out a broad range of general plastic surgery procedures.
Mr Price has an extensive practice in non-surgical rejuvenation (wrinkle relaxing injections, filler injections, Dermaroller(R) treatments etc) and also receives referrals from around the region for those patients having problems with such treatments.
When Mr George Lamberty (at the time our most senior surgeon) retired, Mr Price took over his practice and has maintained Mr Lamberty’s patient notes and database.
Mr Price undertakes Medico-legal work, mainly pertaining to personal injury and medical negligence.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Richard Price at Spire include:
Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge University Hospital NHS Trust
Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon, Peterborough Hospitals NHS Trust