Mr Richard Sainsbury, Breast Surgeon

Mr Richard Sainsbury MB BS MD FRCS

Breast Surgeon

MB BS MD FRCS
MrRichard Sainsbury,Breast Surgeon

Mr Sainsbury is a recommended Breast Surgeon

Mr Richard Sainsbury - Discusses his role at 108 Harley Street

Areas of expertise

  • Breast disease
  • Breast surgery
  • Breast reconstruction
  • Sentinel node biopsy
  • Echotherapy

Recommendations for Mr Sainsbury

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Recommended by:

  • byMr Ali Noorani, Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon

    Excellent clinician. Mr Richard Sainsbury is a highly recommended Consultant Breast Surgeon.

  • byDr Philip Joseph Posner, GP

    Very experienced surgeon who has done pioneering work in breast cancer surgery.

  • by Mr Debashis Ghosh, Breast Surgeon

    Recommended breast surgeon

  • byDr Philip Joseph Posner, GP

    Very experienced surgeon who has done pioneering work in breast cancer surgery.

  • byMr Ali Noorani, Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon

    Excellent clinician. Mr Richard Sainsbury is a highly recommended Consultant Breast Surgeon.

  • by Mr Debashis Ghosh, Breast Surgeon

    Recommended breast surgeon

  • Address

  • The London Breast Clinic

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

  • About Mr Richard Sainsbury

    GMC number: 2379724

    Year qualified: 1977

    Place of primary qualification: University of Newcastle upon Tyne

    Practising full time in the private sector having recently retired as Consultant Breast Surgeon at Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust and IOW NHS Primary Care Trust, Mr Richard Sainsbury has extensive experience of managing both benign and malignant breast disease. His interests include sentinel node biopsy, reconstruction and augmentations (enlargements), mastopexy and reductions.

    Mr Sainsbury qualified in medicine in 1976 and trained in Newcastle Upon Tyne. He became a Consultant in 1988 and, in his first post, he developed the breast team at the only district hospital that was site specialised. He moved to University College London in 2000 and headed the breast team until 2007 when he relocated to Southampton University Hospitals.

    Mr Sainsbury has retained his ongoing research programme concerning the mechanisms of breast cancer. He is also actively involved in advising government bodies on the optimisation of breast services. He has written several books and many scientific papers on breast cancer.

    Areas of expertise

    • Benign and Malignant breast disease

    Other specialists recommended by Mr Sainsbury

  • Miss Fiona MacNeill, Breast Surgeon

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

  • Dr Julia Scarisbrick, Dermatologist

    A first-class dermatologist who has helped many of my patients.

  • Mr Simon Marsh, General & Breast Surgeon

    Marvellous with patients.