Qualifications & Training
Plastic Surgeon Mr Paul Wilson grew up in Yorkshire before completing degrees in both Medicine and Dental Surgery from the Universities of Leicester and Liverpool respectively.
He initially trained in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and was made a Fellow of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons at the Royal College of Surgeons. Paul went on to train in General Surgery, becoming a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2000. He then went on to specialise in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery completing his Higher Surgical Training in the Southwest Region.
Paul was appointed Consultant in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Frenchay Hospital, Bristol in 2010.
Within the NHS he is the lead surgeon for sarcoma surgery, in particular reconstruction following cancer. He is also a specialist head and neck surgeon with expertise in oculoplastic surgery and Facial palsy. Mr Wilson also specialises in body contouring surgery following massive weight loss.
Mr Wilson is a full member of British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS), the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS), the British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists(BAHNO), the European Head and Neck Society(EHNS) and the British Sarcoma Group(BSG). He is on the GMC’s specialist register for Plastic Surgery.
In Paul’s private practice he performs a variety of cosmetic operations. These include aesthetic surgery of the breast (breast enlargement, mastopexy, breast reduction), facial cosmetic surgery (rhinoplasty, eye bag removal, endoscopic brow lift, facelift) and body contouring surgery (abdominoplasty, liposuction, body lift, brachioplasty, lipofilling / fat transfer). He also provides a full range of non-surgical treatments using the latest fillers and Botulinum Toxin. He uses the Allergan Bio Dimensional Analysis System for breast implant selection.
Paul volunteers for a charity called Facing Africa in their quest to treat Noma, a devastating infection of which there are around 140,000 new cases every year. He travels to Addis Ababa in Ethiopia to treat children and adults with severe facial deformities, which he finds incredibly rewarding.
Paul and his partner live in Bristol, enjoying the outdoor life, gardening and animals. They both keep fit and healthy by running marathons and cycling, and also enjoy water sports such as sailing and kitesurfing. Paul also enjoys attending international conferences and visiting specialists in aesthetic surgery.