Mr Stuart James

Mr Stuart James

Consultant Plastic Surgeon
BSc (Hons), MS, MBBS, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Plast)

Practising at

Spire Gatwick Park Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Stuart James at Spire include:

Cosmetic surgery

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Professional profile

Mr Stuart James is a Consultant Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeon. Mr James' private practice is based both in Harley Street and at Spire Gatwick Park Hospital. His areas of interest are in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery for the breast, face and abdomen, including secondary revision of breast augmentations, treatment of breast asymmetries and fat transfer/liposculpture. Mr James qualified in 1994 from University College London and commenced surgical training at The Royal Free Hospital. He was awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1998, aged 28. After a period of full time research in wound healing, which led to the award of a Master of Surgery (MS) degree and an Arris and Gale Lectureship and College Medal, Mr James moved to six years Higher Surgical Training in Plastic Surgery in London and the South East, with rotations at the St Andrews Unit in Chelmsford (2001-2), St Thomas' Hospital (2003-4), The Royal Marsden Hospital (2005) and The Craniofacial Unit at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital (2006).

Having developed an interest in microsurgical reconstruction, he was selected for a one year Plastic Surgery Fellowship at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, ranked by US News as the 1st Hospital for Cancer Care in the US. On return to the UK in 2007, Mr James was appointed as Consultant Plastic Surgeon to The Royal Marsden Hospital, London. He was selected for the Tatler Magazine Doctors Guide 2013.

Clinical Interests

Cosmetic surgery
Cosmetic breast surgery

Breast reconstruction, autologous breast reconstruction using the DIEP flap, fat transfer

Private contact details

Telephone Insured - 01293 778 919; Self funding - 01293 778 906
Private secretary Rachel
Private secretary telephone 020 7352 8849
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Current NHS posts

Mr James is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon and Clinical Lead for Plastic Surgery at the Royal MarsdenĀ Hospital.

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Personal Profile

I grew up in Surrey and now live close to Spire Gatwick Park Hospital. I am married, with three children and spend my free time with them, preferably outdoors. I also enjoy cycling and swimming and would like to learn to sail. I have completed a swim from Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Harbour, the London Marathon and London Triathlon on several occasions, an amateur stage of the Tour de France and was the London University low-level Aerobatics representative as a medical student.

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