Mr William Townley

Mr William Townley

MBBCh (Oxon) MA FRCS (Plast)

Plastic Surgery

Recommended by 4 specialists
21 years of experience
9 years as a specialist

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“Mr Townley makes you feel very relaxed and comfortable with your procedure. He explains the process thoroughly and makes you feel confident and relaxed. He is a innovator in facial surgery and I can’t thank him enough.“
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  • Breast Surgery
  • Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Skin Cancer
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6031372
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £100

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,757 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    2,353 reviews


    Mr William Townley is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon specialising in Cosmetic, Plastic, Reconstructive and Head and Neck Surgery.

    William is a graduate of both Oxford and Cambridge Universities where he was both an academic prize winner and represented the University at rugby. He completed specialist training in presitgious plastic surgery units across the UK (London, Salisbury, Oxford) and Toronto including a 2-year research degree leading to the award of MD. He has visited many international units (USA, Canada, France, Germany) to learn aesthetic and reconstructive surgery techniques from the best.

    Mr. Townley is a caring and compassionate surgeon with expertise in a broad spectrum of plastic surgery procedures (breast reshaping, face, nose). He is internationally renowned as an expert in complex facial reconstruction and corrective treatments for facial palsy and sits on the Medical Advisory Board for the charity Facial Palsy UK.

    Mr. Townley has a special niche interest in facial aesthetic surgery including rhinoplasty and developing new minimally invasive techniques for facial rejuvenation (short scar face and neck lifts, fat transfer to the face, 'secret' eyelid bag removal).

    Mr Townley is on the Specialist Register in Plastic Surgery as well as an active member of British Association of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (BAPRAS) and British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS).

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Aesthetic facial surgery (face-lift, eyelid bag removal)
    • Aesthetic breast surgery (augmentation, reduction, lift)
    • Rhinoplasty
    • Tummy tuck (abdominoplasty)
    • Liposuction
    • Corrective surgery for facial palsy
    • Facial reconstruction (cancer, trauma)
    • Facial palsy
    • Facial reconstruction (cancer, trauma)
    • Cosmetic surgery
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Facial asymmetry
    • Facial fat transfer


    • Rhinoplasty (Nose Job)
    • Breast Reduction
    • Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)
    • Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)
    • Arm Lift (Brachiplasty)
    • Breast Augmentation (Enlargement)
    • Breast Uplift Surgery (Mastopexy)
    • Brow Lift
    • Cosmetic Breast Surgery
    • Excess Skin Removal
    • Face Lift
    • Facial Reconstruction
    • Lip Enhancement
    • Liposuction
    • Scar Revision Surgery
    • Skin Grafts
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)
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    • MBBCh Oxford University 2001
    • MA
    • MD University College London
    • FRCS(Plast) Royal College of Surgeons (Plastic Surgeons) 2013


    • British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS)
    • British Association of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)
    • Facial Palsy UK (Medical Advisory Board)
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