Mr. Declan Collins is a Consultant in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, with specialist interests in Burns, Laser and Scar management.
He trained in Plastic Surgery in London and joined the specialist register for Plastic Surgery in 2014 prior to his appointment as an NHS Consultant at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. In addition to his Plastic Surgery training he has undertaken fellowships in Burns care and Aesthetic Surgery.
Declan’s interest in burns care led him to complete a PhD in sepsis and wound healing in burned patients. He is now an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at Imperial College and the Clinical Lead for Research in the Burns Unit at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. More recently, Declan has started the Laser service for scar management at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and is a member of the British Medical Laser Association.
Declan uniquely combines an academic interest in new and emerging technologies in wound and scar management with surgical and non-surgical treatments. He is well positioned to provide the full spectrum of treatment options for effective and evidence-based scar management.