Craniofacial, Reconstructive, Plastic & Aesthetic surgery Consultant
Richard Young is a facial and body aesthetic surgeon and has over 25 years experience working in some of the world’s most renowned hospitals
Mr Young studied medicine at Oxford and Cambridge Universities. After qualifying, he returned to teach at Cambridge University and tutor at Downing College before starting his general surgical training at Frenchay Hospital in Bristol.
Mr Young completed plastic surgery training in Hong Kong, London and Belgium, working in some of the world’s most renowned hospitals, such as Great Ormond Street, The Royal Marsden and The University Hospital, Gent.
He was awarded the specialist fellowship in Plastic Surgery, FRCS (Plast), in 2007 and gained his Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in 2008 with entry onto the GMC Specialist Plastic Surgery register. The same year he was appointed as a Consultant in the Craniofacial Plastic Surgery Department at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London, where his NHS practice is still based. He is a fully certified cosmetic surgeon with a private practice based at 152 Harley Street in London.
"Mr Young has provided an excellent all-through service. From confirmatory diagnosis, through arranging hasty intervention and excellent after care, his care for my welfare and attention to detail has been exemplary. He has provided clear information and advice, at an appropriate level of detail, answering my questions attentively. He coached me to self-care for the later stages of my healing process. My experience has also benefited from an excellent support (both administrative and nursing) team at 152 Harley Street."
"I am extremely pleased with the treatment I received from Mr. Young. He made me feel at ease and explained everything in a clear manner both prior to and during the procedure. First-class experience and I would thoroughly recommend him."