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Cosmetic Surgery Blog

The most requested Cosmetic Procedure according to a UK based study is the Duchess of Cambridges nose.

The most requested Cosmetic Procedure according to a UK based study is the Duchess of Cambridges nose. Recently a group of American Plastic Surgeons disclosed all the weird and wonderful procedures that patients had requested over the years. In most cases the Surgeons declined to carry out the extreme surgeries however it is common for […]

 Do you need a referral from your GP for a Cosmetic Surgery Consultation?

Do you need a referral from your GP for a Cosmetic Surgery Consultation? The simple answer is no…… the obvious exception would be unless your GP has recommended that you have surgery for medical reasons and that this was being undertaken and paid for under the NHS. The NHS may consider providing surgery where a […]

A rise in Plastic Surgery for Christmas?

A rise in Plastic Surgery for Christmas? The title of this article has an intentional question mark when it comes to my opinion on the subject, mostly due to the angle on which this story could be perceived. … Any surgeon who sees a patient who declares that for example they’d like ‘the perfect cleavage […]

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-38082727 How safe is the Cosmetic Surgery Boom?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-38082727 How safe is the Cosmetic Surgery Boom? A BBC Poll conducted in October found that 32% of all women are considering Cosmetic Surgery, among those under 35, the number rises to 45%. As has been the case for a long time, the most common procedure is Breast Augmentation. According to BAAPS (The British Association […]

COVID-19 Update

With the present curtailment of activity in private hospitals we are no longer able to see or treat Private Patients except in emergencies. Unfortunately there is no indication as to when we may be able to resume normal activity. If you have concerns or wish to register for a future appointment please contact one of the following; For Spire Thames Valley, Circle Reading or Chiltern Hospitals: Jackie Pincham 01753665434. For Spire Dunedin in Reading: Natalie Headley 01189521319. For the Berkshire independent Hospital in Reading Ann Randall; 0118 902 8121. We apologise for any inconvenience and look forward to being of assistance in the future. Stay safe and healthy. John Dickinson