Doctor Sam Norton

Consultant Plastic Surgeon

Doctor Sam Norton

Fast Facts

Medical qualifications

  • MBBS - University of London (1998)
  • MRCSEd - The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (2002)
  • FRCSEd(Plast) - The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (2011)
  • MScAesPlastSurg - Queen Mary, University of London (2013)

Previous Positions

  • Mar 2013 - Sep 2013
    Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon (Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge)
  • Jan 2013 – Mar 2013
    Carl Zeiss Fellow in Hand and Trauma Reconstructive Surgery (Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore, India)
  • Dec 2012 - Jan 2013
    Specialist Registrar Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital)
  • Feb 2012 – Nov 2012
    Perth International Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellow (Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth)
  • Aug 2011 – Feb 2012
    Specialist Registrar Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Lister Hospital, Stevenage)

Medical Publications

The use of a frailty scoring system for burns in the elderly. Masud D, Norton S, Smailes S, Shelley O, Philp B, Dziewulski P. Burns 2012 May 8

A novel application of the MAGNA-FINDER® external locating device in hand trauma. Norton S E. JPRAS 2010 60 (2): e201

Percutaneous transosseous fixation of Zone I flexor tendon injuries in primary or two-stage repair. Norton S E. Plast Recon Surg 2009; 124(3): 1006-7
Mr Norton grew up in East Anglia before studying medicine at Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in London. He spent his formative years of plastic surgery training in London before returning to East Anglia for higher training in Norwich and Cambridge. He has gained further experience on fellowships in Australia and India and recently completed a masters degree in aesthetic plastic surgery. He was appointed as a consultant at The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital in 2013. In his NHS practice his interests include skin cancer, hand surgery, paediatric plastic surgery and microsurgical reconstruction.



  • Body
  • Breasts
  • Ears
  • Face
  • Non-surgical procedures
  • Breast surgery
  • Cosmetic breast surgery
  • Dermatological lasers
  • Dermatological surgery
  • Facial surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Non surgical cosmetic treatment
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Skin cancer
  • Soft tissue injuries

Special clinical interests

  • Hand surgery
  • Paediatric plastic surgery
  • Skin cancer
  • Prominent ear correction
  • Facial aesthetic surgery
  • Aesthetic breast surgery
  • Fine line and wrinkle treatment
  • Tummy tucks (abdominoplasty)
  • Liposuction
  • anti-ageing and dermal fillers
  • Laser resurfacing

Professional memberships

Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons
  • Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh