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Mr Richard Young, Consultant Craniofacial Plastic Surgeon

Specialist Details
Full name

Mr Richard Young




Consultant Craniofacial Plastic Surgeon


Craniofacial surgery, Paed Craniofacial Surgery, Plastic Surgery

Site specialisation

Craniofacial plastic surgery, skin cancer surgery

Site specialisation 2

Paediatric craniofacial plastic surgery

Clinical interests

Craniofacial plastic surgery, skin cancer surgery, paediatric craniofacial plastic surgery, facial and body surgery, non-surgical rejuvenation, facial surgery in children and adults for congenital and acquired conditions. Benign and malignant skin lesions -  head, neck and upper torso.

Background Information

I offer plastic, reconstructive and craniofacial surgery to children and adults often combining with colleagues to provide a bespoke service to patients. I work closely with dermatologists to manage skin cancers requiring surgical excision.  In addition I offer surgical and non-surgical aesthetic rejuvenation for the face and body.

Languages spoken


Regular Cromwell clinics


Clinic days

Mon: Tue: Wed: Thurs: alt pmFri: Sat:

Appointments telephone number

020 7636 4073

Additional Career Information
Year qualified




NHS hospitals

Chelsea and Westminster


Honorary Consultant St. Thomas' Hospital

Research interests

Nerve regeneration following injury.

Key published papers

McArdle A, Young R, Kelly MH. Preferences for the nasal supratip break. Irish Journal of Medical Science.  Vol 180. Supplement 3. DOI 10.1007/s11845-011-0693-5. 
McArdle A, Young R, Kelly MH. Chin projection preferences for the female Caucasian. Irish Journal of Medical Science.  Vol 180. Supplement 3. DOI 10.1007/s11845-011-0693-5. 
Mohanna P, Young RC, Wiberg M, Terenghi G. A composite polyhydroxylate-glial growth factor conduit for long nerve gap repairs. Journal of Anatomy 2003; 203:553-565 
Young RC, Wiberg M, Johansson-Rudén G, Terenghi G. A resorbable PHB conduit for long gap peripheral nerve repair. British Journal of Plastic Surgery 2002; 55(3): 235-240 
Mohanna PN, Young RC, Terenghi G. Improved peripheral nerve repair with a composite poly-3-hydroxybutyrate-glial growth factor conduit. Tissue Engineering 2001; 7(5): 613 


Media coverage

Our consultants regularly contribute to hospital publications, as well as national newspaper articles and television coverage.