David Gateley is among the leading Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons operating in the UK today. He studied medicine at Downing College Cambridge and King’s College Hospital, London, qualifying in 1984. He trained in General Surgery, Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery for five years before starting his career in Plastic Surgery.
As well as operating at Roehampton, The Lister and Guys and St. Thomas’s Hospitals, Mr Gateley gained a Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship in the USA, achieving certification of higher surgical training in plastic surgery in 1996. Since 1997, Mr Gateley has been Consultant Plastic Surgeon at St George’s Hospital in South London, Europe’s largest teaching hospital. Here, he has been training the country’s next generation of plastic surgeons as part of his continuing commitment to the NHS.
In addition to being a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Mr Gateley is a member of the British Association of Plastic Surgeons and British Society for Surgery of the Hand and the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons.