Miss Sue Down
Consultant Oncoplastic Surgeon
MbChB, FRCS (Eng), PhD
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Miss Sue Down at Spire include:
Breast cancer surgery using Oncoplastic techniques which minimise post-operative cosmetic issues
Breast reconstruction with implants
Lipomodelling (fat transfer) to improve cosmesis after breast surgery
Symmetrisation surgery following breast cancer treatment (breast reduction or implant augmentation)
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of England
Member of Association of Breast Surgery
Chair of the Anglian Strategic Clinical Network Breast Group
Breast cancer treatment in women aged 70 and over
Improving quality of oncoplastic breast surgery training globally
Consultant Oncoplastic Surgeon, James Paget Hospital, Great Yarmouth
Miss Sue Down enjoys teaching, and regularly provides practical oncoplastic workshops for breast surgeons around the world, including in Europe, India and Australia.
Miss Down also enjoys running and taking part in the annual CRUK Race for Life with staff and patients from her breast unit.
Outside work Miss Down is married with a young son and several cats who all keep her busy! She enjoys travelling in the UK and abroad, trying local delicacies and tackling new activities.