Mr Thomas Chapman BSc, MBChB, MRCS, FRCS(Plast) is a Worcestershire born and bred Consultant Plastic Surgeon who enjoys a balance of town and country living. His NHS practice is based in Bristol and Gloucestershire and he runs a successful private practice in the three counties.
Mr. Chapman attended Bristol Medical School completing his degree in 1998 with honours and an additional degree in Physiology with First class honours aided by a scholarship from the Smith and Nephew foundation. He completed 6 years of traditional surgical training passing the MRCS before 6 years of further intensive plastic surgery training culminating in the award of FRCS(Plast) and recognition by the GMC as a specialist in 2009. For the following two years he undertook prestigious and competitive fellowships studying the latest techniques in internationally recognised centres of London (Marsden), Nottingham and within Italy, supported by a scholarship from the Royal College of Surgeons and a bursary from BAPRAS. He has been a substantive consultant since 2011 and has steadily built a private practice based on word-of-mouth recommendation. He is a core member of the skin and sarcoma MDT in Bristol.
Mr. Chapman is a governor of Bristol University, and has over 30 peer-review publications as well as contributions to medical texts and guidance for surgeons. He has been an invited speaker to a number of national and international meetings and courses. He is involved in the national selection of trainees in plastic surgery and local annual review of trainee competency (ARCP) He edits and approves articles for publication.