Mr Gavin McCoubrey

Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon
BSc, MB ChB, FRCS(Plast)

Practising at

Spire Southampton Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Gavin McCoubrey at Spire include:

Cosmetic surgery

Other treatments

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Limb Reconstruction and Microsurgery 

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Professional profile

Mr McCoubrey began his medical training at the University of St Andrews, gaining a BSc in Medical Science and completed his clinical training, qualifying from Manchester University, in 2000. He underwent Specialist Training in Plastic Surgery at the Oxford Deanery and was awarded his CCT in 2014, entering the Specialist Register. In his final year of training Mr McCoubrey spent a year of Fellowship training in Melbourne, Australia. This was a specialised Microsurgical and Cosmetic Fellowship, covering all aspects of Plastic surgical reconstruction. He was appointed as a substantive NHS Plastic Surgeon at Salisbury Foundation Trust and also works at University Hospital Southampton at the Major Trauma Centre due to his main interest in Limb reconstruction.

Mr McCoubrey has a busy practice in elective and trauma Hand surgery, Limb reconstruction and microsurgery. He also has expertise in skin cancer surgery, breast reconstruction and scar revision. He is the Education lead for Plastic Surgery and mentors aspiring plastic surgeons of the future.

Clinical Interests

Hand surgery
Soft tissue injuries
Upper limb surgery
Plastic surgery
Breast surgery
Cosmetic breast surgery
Dermatological surgery
Hand surgery
Reconstructive surgery
Skin cancer
Soft tissue injuries
Soft tissue injury

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Qualification and professional memberships

MB ChB / University of Manchester / 2000
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Professional memberships


Professional leadership

Educational Lead for Plastic Surgery

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Consultant Plastic Surgeon at University Hospitals Southampton

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Private contact details

Private secretary Karen Rogers
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