Laura is the clinical lead in St Bartholomew's breast unit and the Network Director for breast services throughout Bart's Health. She joined Bart's as a Consultant oncoplastic and reconstructive breast surgeon in 2016 having undertaken her undergraduate training and post graduate doctorate at Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ Medical School and higher surgical training in the London and Kent. Her postgraduate training concluded with national oncoplastic fellowship at the Royal Marsden Hospital.
Laura also holds a post-graduate certificate in medical education and is a faculty member for a number of post-graduate courses including the Master’s degree in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery. She has a special interest in implant associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) and illnesses related to breast implants and has published extensively in this area.
Laura believes in tailoring care for each individual patient by using the best available evidence to identify a range of suitable treatment options to help the patient decide upon the best course of care for them. Outside of medicine she is very a keen cyclist, skier and generally enjoys being in the great outdoors as a break from her clinical and managerial responsibilities.
Treatments and tests offered by Miss Laura Johnson at Nuffield Health
- Reconstructive surgery
- Mastectomy (breast removal)
- Breast reconstruction
- Sentinel node biopsy
- Mammogram (breast screening)
Doctorate in the use of SPIO for the identification of sentinel lymph nodes in breast cancer - now a NICE approved technique.
Multiple peer review publications surrounding implant related anapaestic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL)
- Association of Breast Surgery (ABS)
Other posts held
- Consultant Breast Surgeon, Barts Health NHS Trust
Insurers Miss Laura Johnson works with
Miss Laura Johnson works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Miss Laura Johnson does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Miss Laura Johnson does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Miss Laura Johnson does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.