Mr Christopher G. Wallace


MB ChB, BSc(Hons), MRCS, MS, FRCS(Plast)

GMC number: 4699389

Practising since: 2000


Plastic Surgery

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  • Fridays
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Mr Wallace was educated at Tonbridge School, Kent, and the University of Edinburgh Medical School. He qualified in 2000 with Bachelor's Degrees in Medicine, Surgery, and Science with Honours. He was awarded the Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2004. His Plastic Surgery training began in Edinburgh and continued in the prestigious Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead. In 2005, he was competitively selected for Microsurgery Fellowship at the renowned Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, where he was personally trained by the world-famous Plastic Surgeon, Professor Fu-Chan Wei, and achieved his Master's degree with medal. He returned to England in 2008 for further Specialist Plastic Surgery training and gained Fellowship to the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in Plastic Surgery in 2012. He undertook subspecialist fellowships encompassing complex plastic surgery for the face, nose, head and neck, craniofacial and cosmetic surgery. In 2014, Mr Wallace was appointed Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital.

Mr Wallace performs the full spectrum of modern cosmetic surgery, specialising in:

  • breast augmentation, reduction and uplift (mastopexy)
  • tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) and body contouring (liposuction)
  • facial aesthetic surgery (eyelid and eyebag reduction, facelift, neck lift, midface lift, browlift, structural facial contouring)
  • nose reshaping (rhinoplasty)
  • ear reshaping and setback (pinnaplasty)
  • thigh lift
  • arm lift (Brachioplasty)

For information, Nuffield Health Exeter Hospital does not offer gender reassignment or gender confirmation surgery. If you have an enquiry relating to either of these services please contact Nuffield Health Plymouth Hospital on : 01752 547894 

Other interests

Mr Wallace is also available for medicolegal report writing.

Personal interests

Mr Wallace devotes his time outside work to his wife and two young children.
He enjoys drawing, travelling and good food, and has a passion for collecting fountain pens.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Christopher G. Wallace at Nuffield Health

  • Mole removal
  • Breast uplift (mastopexy)
  • Local anaesthetic
  • Dermatological surgery
  • Breast augmentation (enlargement)
  • Mole assessment
  • Facial surgery
  • Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Reshaping)
  • Dermal fillers
  • Skin surgery
  • Rhinoplasty (or nose reshaping)
  • Skin rejuvenation
  • Breast reduction
  • Trauma reconstruction
  • Buttock lift
  • Body contouring
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Facelift (Rhytidectomy)
  • Eye lift
  • Ear pinning cosmetic surgery (Pinnaplasty)
  • Arm reduction (Brachioplasty)
  • Areola reduction
  • Post bariatric surgery (or body contouring)
  • Thigh lift
  • Chin reshaping (Genioplasty)
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Inverted nipple surgery
  • Fat transfer
  • Neck lift
  • Otoplasty (ear correction / ear repositioning)
  • Liposuction
  • Tummy tuck (Abdominoplasty)
  • Brow lift

Locations Mr Christopher G. Wallace works with

Related experience


Mr Wallace has published more than 90 papers in peer-reviewed plastic surgery journals, 15 book chapters in major plastic surgery textbooks, and presented more than 60 international-level presentations to Plastic Surgery Learned Societies worldwide. Mr Wallace's published work has been cited more than 1200 times by the international literature and his academic track record recognised as significant through invitations onto the Editorial Boards for the "Annals of Plastic Surgery", "Frontiers in Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery", and the “International Microsurgery Journal” for which he also serves as Deputy Editor. In 2017, he was awarded Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Exeter Medical School.

Mr Wallace has won nationally and internationally competed research prizes. In 2015, he and his coauthors won the "Best Craniofacial Paper" award from the "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery" journal for their publication, "Botulinum Toxin to Improve Results in Cleft Lip Repair", a randomized controlled trial assessing the benefits of botulinum toxin on scar quality. Mr Wallace was invited to serve as a trained surgical outcomes reviewer for “Smile Train”, the world's largest cleft lip and palate charity with which he is proud to be associated.


  • British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons
  • Rhinoplasty Society of Europe
  • Fello of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in Plastic Surgery
  • British Association of Head & Neck Oncology
  • British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • General Medical Council Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery

Other posts held

  • Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeon at Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
  • Honorary Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeon at Torbay Hospital
  • Consultant Cosmetic and Plastic Surgeon at Nuffield Health Exeter Hospital

Insurers Mr Christopher G. Wallace works with

Mr Christopher G. Wallace works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Allianz
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • AXA Health
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • The Exeter Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA


Mr Christopher G. Wallace does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Christopher G. Wallace does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Christopher G. Wallace does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.