Mr Richard Frame

Mr Richard Frame

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon


Specialises in

  • Breast lump investigation and removal
  • Breast reconstruction after mastectomy
  • Lymph node removal
  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy

I worked as a Registrar in York, Leeds and Hull breast units and completed a Masters Degree in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery with Distinction before being appointed as a Consultant at Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust. I specialise solely in breast surgery, including surgery for breast cancer and benign conditions.

I qualified with Merit from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne in 2007 and completed my Core Surgical Training in the North East of England. I moved to Yorkshire in 2012 to commence my Higher Surgical Training in General Surgery, sub-specialising in Breast Surgery.

General Medical Council Number: C6150338

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Richard Frame at Spire include:

Breast care and surgery

Other treatments

  • Mastectomy operations
  • Symmetrising surgery following breast cancer treatment – Mastopexy, Reduction, Lipofilling (fat transfer)
  • Therapeutic Mammoplasty for breast cancer - Breast cancer
  • Wide local excision of lesion of breast - Breast Lump Removal

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Additional information

Breast cancer

Special Clinical Interests: Investigation of breast symptoms. Breast cancer treatment. Assessment of family history of breast cancer / genetic testing. Management of BRCA1 / BRCA2 gene carriers.

MBBS / University of Newcastle Upon Tyne / 2007
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCS / Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh / 2012
Member of the Royal College of Surgeons

FRCS / Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh / 2017
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons

MS / University of East Anglia / 2019
Master of Surgery (Oncoplastic Breast Surgery)

Professional memberships

British Medical Association

Association of Breast Surgeons

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family. I also enjoy listening to music and am a keen guitarist.