Doctor Matthew Smith

Medical Director

Mr Matthew Smith

Fast Facts

Medical qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) - 1989
  • MBBS - 1992
  • FRCS(Eng) - 1997
  • FRCS (Plast) - 2005

Previous Positions

  • July 2006 - Present
    Consultant Plastic Surgery (Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester)
  • Jun 2005 - Jun 2006
    Plastic Surgery Specialist Registrar (Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham)
  • Dec 2004 - May 2005
    Hand Fellow (Pulveraft Hand Centre, Derby)
  • Jun 2002 - Nov 2004
    Plastic Surgery Specialist Registrar (Sheffield Children's Hospital and Northern General Hospital)
  • Jun 2000 - May 2002
    Plastic Surgery Registrar (Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester)

Medical Publications

An evaluation of population screening for carriers of cystic fibrosis.
MJ Smith.
J Pub H Med 1992; 14: 257-63

Treatment of keloids with excision and pulsed dye laser. (abstract)
MJ Smith, AR Fitton, SW Lanigan, MSC Murison.
J Dermatol Treat 1998; 9: 267

Matthew has been Medical Director at skn Nottingham since it’s opening in 2007.

After qualifying from Guy’s Hospital London in 1992, Matthew underwent training in plastic, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery throughout the UK before being appointed as a Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at the University Hospitals of Leicester in 2006.

In his NHS role he specialises in microvascular reconstruction of the breast and lower limb, correction of breast deformity and facial reconstruction.

The treatments that Matthew offers  at skn Nottingham range from mole excision, blepharoplasty, laser treatment of vascular and pigmented lesions, laser resurfacing, BOTOX® and dermal filler to name a few.

Matthew provides a personal and professional consultation and treatment service in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

He is a consultant plastic surgeon at Leicester Royal Infirmary, who specialises in cosmetic surgery, laser treatments, BOTOX® and fillers

Clinical interests/specialities

  • BOTOX® and Dermal Fillers
  • Skin Lesions – mole removal, milia removal, wart and verruca removal, skin tags
  • Tattoo Excision
  • Lasers – FTV, LTV, Pigmented Lesions
  • Laser Resurfacing with Erbium Yag
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Scar Revision
  • EDS Derma Stamp (micro needling)
British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons
British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons