Mr Richard Johnson

Mr Richard Johnson

MBChB (Manc) BSC (Hons) FRCS

Breast Surgery, General Surgery

23 years of experience
11 years as a specialist

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“I had a lovely experience, Mr Johnson was really friendly and made me feel completely at ease through all of my worry. He was really informative and efficient. I couldn’t have asked for a better consultant. “
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  • Breast Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4403470
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    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at The Wilmslow Hospital

    52 Alderley Road, Wilmslow, United Kingdom, SK9 1NY
    1376 reviews

    The Christie Private Care

    The Christie Private Care, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, United Kingdom, M20 4BX
    407 reviews


    Mr Richard Johnson is a Consultant Reconstructive, Cosmetic and Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon at Manchester University NHS Trust. He also runs a private clinic at The Wilmslow Hospital.

    He specialises in breast reconstruction after breast cancer surgery. He also has an interest in cosmetic breast surgery including breast augmentation, breast uplift, breast reduction and advanced cosmetic revision procedures.

    After completing a science degree in molecular biology, Mr Johnson graduated in medicine at Manchester University 1997. He was awarded a National Breast Fellowship at the end of his postgraduate training, only nine of these are available in the UK.

    Mr Johnson is currently a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon in the Nightingale Breast Centre in Wythenshawe Hospital, a recognised referral centre for complex breast reconstruction surgery. He is also a Medical Director for HCA Healthcare UK at The Wilmslow Hospital and Clinical Lead for the Breast Service.

    He is a member of The Royal College of Surgeons England and The Association of Breast Surgeons. In 2013 he was chosen for the Tatler’s Doctors Guide, a prestigious publication features those consultants that other clinicians would refer their own family members to.

    It is important that HCA is transparent about our relationship with those doctors who provide us with clinical guidance on delivering the best possible care to patients and operating our hospitals safely and efficiently. We set out here some of the ways in which we work together and the amount we pay this doctor for such services.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • One stop clinics
    • Breast cancer surgery
    • Breast Augmentation (Enlargement)
    • Breast Implant Removal
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Breast Uplift Surgery (Mastopexy)
    • Nipple Reconstruction
    • Breast Cancer 


    • Breast Reduction
    • Acellular Dermal Matrix
    • Axillary Clearance
    • Cosmetic Breast Surgery
    • Implant Reconstruction
    • Mammoplasty
    • Mastectomy
    • Nipple Reconstruction
    • Oncoplastic Surgery
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    Special interests

    • Breast Cancer
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    MBChB BSC (Hons) The University of Manchester

    FRCS Royal College of Surgeons 

    BSc Medical Cell Biology University of Liverpool

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