Richard Dafydd Price
Charing Cross & Westminster Medical School, London
Doctorate of Medicine; Research at University of London
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, England
- FRCS (Plast)
Intercollegiate Examination in Plastic Surgery
- Certificate of Completion of Training in Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
Expert Witness Certificate
Cardiff University / Bond Solon
Mr Price was appointed in October 2006 as a Consultant in Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, a position he took up on 1st February 2007. As well as his Cosmetic Surgery interests his specialist interests in the NHS include Head & Neck Reconstruction and Facial Reconstruction. He is the lead surgeon for Facial and Head & Neck Reconstruction in Cambridgeshire.
Mr Price has previously sat on the Specialist Advisory Committee in Plastic Surgery (Royal College of Surgeons of England) as the BAPRAS representative. The committee’s role is to oversee the training of the next generation of Plastic Surgeons, setting standards for training, developing the curriculum and monitoring training programmes in the UK and Ireland.
Early Surgical Training
After Medical School, Mr Price began his surgical training in Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Buckinghamshire, and then moved to London for his general surgical training including Breast Surgery, Renal Transplantation, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Vascular Surgery and Accident & Emergency. He then commenced his Plastic Surgery training in Billericay, then Chelmsford before commencing a period of formal research.
Mr Price undertook a Doctorate in Medicine, involving research using Hyaluronic Acid – the component in most of the dermal fillers in use today. The research involved growing a new skin substitute and researching ways to improve wound healing.
During his Registrar training Mr Price undertook fellowships with Professor Ian Taylor in Melbourne, Australia, with Mssrs McGeorge, Whitby & Hancock, an aesthetic fellowship in Cheshire, and finally a year-long fellowship with Mr Katsaros in Adelaide, Australia specialising in Head & Neck Surgery, Maxillofacial Surgery and Facial Reconstruction.
Mr Price is regularly asked to provide comment on plastic and cosmetic surgery issues for local and national newspapers, magazines, television and radio. See examples.
‘Cosmetic Surgeon of the Year – Cambridgeshire’
Private Healthcare Awards 2017, Global Health & Pharma