Mr Simon Withey

Mr Simon Withey

MB BS, MS, FRCS, FRCS(Ed), FRCS(Plast)

Plastic Surgery

38 years of experience
20 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“I would like to thank Simon again for everything he did along with Mr P Ziprin. together they have made a huge difference to my life and confidence. Simons PA Alex has also been a huge help, no question was to much trouble and was dealt with quickly. My Chest scar is so my better than I had before. I look forward to my follow up in 3 months. “
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Subspecialties

  • Breast Surgery
  • Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 2954709
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £300

    Follow-up appointment: £175

    Practices worked at

    St John & St Elizabeth Hospital

    60 Grove End Road, London, United Kingdom, London
    1,032 reviews

    King Edward VII's Hospital

    5-10 Beaumont St, London, United Kingdom, W1G 6AA
    1,992 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    Not available
    Tue
    09:00 - 18:30
    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    Not available
    Fri
    09:00 - 13:00
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Mr Simon Withey is a Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust and Barts Health NHS Trust. He sees patients privately at the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth and King Edward VII’s Hospital. He specialises in all aspects of cosmetic and plastic surgery and has a special interest in Facial, Chest Wall, Abdominal Wall reconstruction surgeries, as well as breast reconstruction, skin cancer and wound management.

    Mr Withey graduated from the University of London in 1984 before continuing with surgical training at several teaching hospitals. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1989 and a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1990. He then undertook two years of postgraduate surgical research and attained a Master of Surgery. He trained in plastic surgery in London and completed the Plastic Surgery Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1998. 

    After completingsurgical training in England, he was awarded a travelling fellowship by the British Association of Plastic Surgeons and spent a year in Paris, gaining further experience in reconstructive and aesthetic surgery. He has been actively involved in plastic surgery research and has presented at both national and international surgical meetings.

    He also regularly teaches plastic surgery trainees at the Royal College of Surgeons. Mr Withey has a key role in improving and setting standards for plastic surgery and has provided expert advice to various regulatory bodies, including the GMC, the MHRA, and the CQC. He has also given evidence to the House of Commons Health Select Committee, the Scottish Parliament and an EU Parliamentary Committee. He is the former President of the British Association of Aesthetic and Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) and is a full member of the British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS).

    Procedures

    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Arm Lift (Brachiplasty)
    • Autologous (Microvascular) Tissue Transfer
    • Botox Injections
    • Breast Augmentation Mastopexy (Enlargement & Lift)
    • Breast Implant Exchange
    • Breast Implant Removal
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Breast Surgery
    • Breast Uplift Surgery (Mastopexy)
    • Cosmetic Breast Surgery
    • Ear Lobe Reconstruction
    • Ear Reconstruction
    • Excision of Benign Lesions
    • Excision of Sebaceous Cysts
    • Face Lift
    • Facial Reconstruction
    • Facial Surgery
    • Fat Transfer to Breasts
    • Lipoma Removal
    • Mammoplasty
    • Mole Mapping
    • Mole Removal
    • Nipple Reconstruction
    • Otoplasty
    • Pinnaplasty
    • Post Weight Loss Surgery
    • Rhinoplasty (Nose Job)
    • Rhinoplasty Revision
    • Scar Revision Surgery
    • Septorhinoplasty
    • Skin Grafts
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
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    Special interests

    • Chest Wall Deformities
    • Skin Cancer
    • Tuberous Breasts
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    Education

    MB BS 1984 University of London

    MS

    FRCS

    FRCS(Ed)

    FRCS(Plast)

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Chest Wall Deformities
    1/1
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    I would like to thank Simon again for everything he did along with Mr P Ziprin. together they have made a huge difference to my life and confidence. Simons PA Alex has also been a huge help, no question was to much trouble and was dealt with quickly. My Chest scar is so my better than I had before. I look forward to my follow up in 3 months.
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