Miss Fiona MacNeill, Breast Surgeon

Miss Fiona MacNeill MD FRCS

Breast Surgeon

MD FRCS
MissFiona MacNeill,Breast Surgeon

Miss MacNeill is a recommended Breast Surgeon

Challenges in oncoplastic breast surgery

Miss Fiona MacNeill - Introduction

What is a breast surgeon?

Options for reconstrucive breast surgery

How long does breast surgery last?

How common is breast cancer?

Signs to look out for the possibility of breast cancer

Possible complications or risk of a breast surgery

Is breast cancer hereditary?

Do prosthesis breast implants last indefinitely?

Success rate of breast cancer surgery

How can you tell if the breast cancer has been fully removed?

What are the risks versus benefits for wide local excision and masectomy?

What is the recovery time after a mastectomy?

What is the recovery post wide local excision?

Causes of breast cancer

Risk factors for breast cancer

How is breast cancer diagnosed?

Change in approach of breast cancer diagnosis

Do men get breast cancer?

What is gynaecomastia?

Causes for gynaecomastia

Possible options for women who carry the cancer gene

Areas of expertise

  • Benign and malignant breast disease
  • General breast problems and general breast surgery
  • Oncoplastic breast surgery
  • Breast reconstruction
  • Risk-reducing breast surgery

Recommendations for Miss MacNeill

These recommendations are for information purposes only. Doctors providing recommendations do so in good faith and are not responsible for clinical outcomes.

Recommended by:

  • byMr Simon Marsh, General & Breast Surgeon

    A fantastic colleague and excellent surgeon.A very good consultant. She is one of the most widely respected breast surgeons. As put by a patient "Miss MacNeill for check-ups was better than excellent in everyway."

  • byMr Richard Sainsbury, Breast Surgeon

    A first-class colleague with a marvellous patient-centred approach to the treatment of breast disease.

  • byMr Ali Noorani, Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon

    Excellent clinician. Miss Fiona MacNeill is a highly recommended Consultant Breast Surgeon.

  • byMr Nima Heidari, Foot and Ankle Surgeon

    Trusted colleague and would be happy to refer a member of family to her.

  • byDr Julia Scarisbrick, Dermatologist

    Good consultant, offering an excellent breast cancer service.

  • byDr James Mackay, Genetic Oncologist

    An expert clinician committed to first-class patient care.

  • byMr Myles Smith, General Surgeon and Surgical Oncologist

    Excellent surgeon, great people skills

  • byDr Philip Joseph Posner, GP

    Very experienced surgeon who has done pioneering work and runs the national breast education and training programme at the Royal College of Surgeons.

  • by Miss Rachel Bright-Thomas, Breast Surgeon

    Sensible measured opinion on all breast problems combined with first class surgical skills

  • by Mr James Harvey, Breast Surgeon

    Excellent communicator. A trusted surgeon, respected by staff and patients.

  • by Miss Anne Tansley, Breast Surgeon

    Expert in the field of breast surgery. Brilliant communicator.

  • byDr Philippa Ruth Kaye, GP

    Recommended Breast Surgeon

  • byDr Ravinder Kaur Kooner, GP

    Recommended Breast Surgeon

  • byDr Sivatharshini Ramalingam, GP

    Recommended Breast Surgeon

  • byDr Philip Joseph Posner, GP

    Very experienced surgeon who has done pioneering work and runs the national breast education and training programme at the Royal College of Surgeons.

  • byDr Philippa Ruth Kaye, GP

    Recommended Breast Surgeon

  • byDr Ravinder Kaur Kooner, GP

    Recommended Breast Surgeon

  • byDr Sivatharshini Ramalingam, GP

    Recommended Breast Surgeon

  • byMr Simon Marsh, General & Breast Surgeon

    A fantastic colleague and excellent surgeon.A very good consultant. She is one of the most widely respected breast surgeons. As put by a patient "Miss MacNeill for check-ups was better than excellent in everyway."

  • byMr Richard Sainsbury, Breast Surgeon

    A first-class colleague with a marvellous patient-centred approach to the treatment of breast disease.

  • byMr Ali Noorani, Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon

    Excellent clinician. Miss Fiona MacNeill is a highly recommended Consultant Breast Surgeon.

  • byMr Nima Heidari, Foot and Ankle Surgeon

    Trusted colleague and would be happy to refer a member of family to her.

  • byDr Julia Scarisbrick, Dermatologist

    Good consultant, offering an excellent breast cancer service.

  • byDr James Mackay, Genetic Oncologist

    An expert clinician committed to first-class patient care.

  • byMr Myles Smith, General Surgeon and Surgical Oncologist

    Excellent surgeon, great people skills

  • by Miss Rachel Bright-Thomas, Breast Surgeon

    Sensible measured opinion on all breast problems combined with first class surgical skills

  • by Mr James Harvey, Breast Surgeon

    Excellent communicator. A trusted surgeon, respected by staff and patients.

  • by Miss Anne Tansley, Breast Surgeon

    Expert in the field of breast surgery. Brilliant communicator.

  • Address

  • The London Breast Clinic

    108 Medical Chambers, 108 Harley Street, London, GB, W1G 7ET

  • Royal Marsden Hospital

    Fulham Road, London, GB, SW3 6JJ

  • About Miss Fiona MacNeill

    GMC number: 2850506

    Year qualified: 1983

    Place of primary qualification: University of London

    Featured in the Tatler Doctors Guide 2013, Miss Fiona MacNeill is a specialist consultant breast surgeon with primary interest in oncoplastic and breast reconstruction surgery. She and her oncology colleagues collaborate closely to use the latest drugs and treatments to allow conservative surgery on the breast and the axilla (armpit). She also works with her plastic surgeons to offer innovative aesthetic surgery and reconstruction techniques to preserve the breast and to maintain the breast shape and body image after breast cancer surgery.

    Miss MacNeill qualified from St Bartholomew's Hospital, London in 1983. She was appointed as a consultant in 1996, first at Colchester and more recently at The Royal Marsden Hospital London. She is the Chairman of the Education and Training Committee, The Royal College of Surgeons of England. In 2006 her educational and training achievements were recognised with the Silver Scalpel award.

    Miss MacNeill remains actively engaged in local and national research trials. She acts in an advisory capacity to a variety of Department of Health committees to optimise breast services and plan future cancer strategy. In addition she is a member of a number of professional associations, most notably the Association of Breast Surgery (ABS) at BASO, where she is the chairman of the education and training committee. She served as President of the Association of Breast Surgery (2015-17) and speaks world-wide on breast cancer and oncoplastic surgery. She was awarded the British Association of Surgery Oncology (BASO) 2014 Querci Della Rovere award for excellence in cancer surgery at the ESSO conference in Liverpool.

    Areas of expertise

    • Benign and malignant breast disease
    • Breast problems
    • General breast surgery
    • Oncoplastic breast surgery
    • Breast reconstruction
    • Risk reducing breast surgery

    Professional memberships

    Other specialists recommended by Miss MacNeill

  • Dr Julia Scarisbrick, Dermatologist

    A first-class dermatologist. Provided excellent care to my patients. As put by a patient "Dr Scarisbrick is always very warm and caring and interested in me as a person as well as providing excellent care."

  • Dr James Mackay, Genetic Oncologist

    An expert colleague to call upon when patients are concerned about the effects of genetics and family history.