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Senior Clinical Lecturer in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Honorary Consultant in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust)

Research interests

The aim for my research is to complement my clinical interests in plastic surgery, in particular surgical reconstruction following trauma and disease. I am examining novel interventions in clinical and pre-clinical models of peripheral nerve injury and wound healing. 


Supervisor to PhD and MRes students

Co-supervision of PhD students

CDT Regenerative Medicine Board Member (Outreach/clinical)

Academic advisor to BSSH Hand Diploma/Masters

MRes (Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine) Programme Committee Member. Project supervisor. Tutorial and Masterclass.

Supervisor of Foundation Year Academic projects for FY (A) doctors

MBChB Yr 2 PEP supervisor, Yr 4 APEP supervisor


Memberships of committees and professional bodies

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons - member of the Research Committee

British Society for Surgery of the Hand


MBChB (Edinburgh) 2001

MRCS (Glasgow) 2004

PhD (Manchester) 2009

FRCS (Plast) 2014

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Unknown, FRCS (Plastic Surgery), The Royal College of Surgeons of England

Award Date: 5 Feb 2014

MBChB, University of Edinburgh


External positions

Trustee - British Foundation for International Reconstructive Surgery and Training (BFIRST), British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)


Research Council member, Scar Free Foundation


Deputy Editor of the Journal of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)

1 Jan 2016 → …

Honorary Consultant in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

5 Oct 2015 → …

Areas of expertise

  • Q Science (General)
  • peripheral nerve injury
  • adipose derived stem cells
  • schwann cells
  • RD Surgery
  • Limb reconstruction
  • Peripheral nerve injury

Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms

  • Manchester Regenerative Medicine Network
  • Advanced Materials in Medicine
  • Christabel Pankhurst Institute
  • Manchester Institute for Collaborative Research on Ageing


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