Doctor Bruce Philp


Doctor Bruce Philp

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Medical qualifications

  • BA Hons (Cambridge University 1984)
  • BMBCh (Oxford University 1987)
  • MA (Cambridge University 1988)
  • FRCS (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland 1992)
  • FRCS (Plast) 2003
Bruce Philp is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at the internationally renowned St. Andrew's Centre for Burns & Plastic Surgery, one of the largest Plastic Surgery units in Europe. He is Director of the St. Andrew's laser unit, which treats a large number of adults and children with congenital and acquired skin conditions.

He has experience with a large number of laser and intense pulsed light (IPL) systems used to treat a wide variety of skin conditions. His other interest and expertise is in the management of burn injury and burn scarring and the management of skin cancer.

He is involved in the education and training of Plastic Surgeons and is currently Clinical Tutor in Plastic Surgery at St. Andrew's and Programme Training Director for Plastic Surgery for The London Deanery, the largest training scheme in the UK with over 70 Specialist Registrars.