Mr Christopher G. Wallace

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

  • Specialities Cosmetic Breast Surgery, Head and Neck, Aesthetic Breast Surgery, Body Contouring, Breast Surgery, Plastic Surgery
  • Telephone 01392 262 157
  • Year of first qualification 2000
  • Email
  • Languages spoken


  • GMC Number 4699389
  • Website
  • Fax 01392 894941


Mr Wallace was educated at Tonbridge School, Kent, and the University of Edinburgh Medical
School. He qualified in 2000 with Bachelor Degrees in Medicine, Surgery, and in Science with
Honours. He was awarded 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 Masters
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 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, necklift,
midface lift, browlift, structural facial contouring); nose reshaping (rhinoplasty); ear reshaping
and setback (pinnaplasty); thigh lift; arm lift (brachioplasty); Botox and fillers (non-surgical
facelift, lip and cheekbone enhancements, non-surgical rhinoplasty).


  • By arrangement: Availability - Monday evenings, Wednesdays, Friday


Current posts

  • 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


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.

Member of

  • 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


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.


Mr Christopher G. Wallace works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Allianz
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP International
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • 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.