Mr Dan Prinsloo

MB ChB, FCS (Plast) (SA), MMed (Plast Surg)


Mr Prinsloo offers a cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery service at Nuffield Health North Staffordshire Hospital and Nuffield Health Shrewsbury Hospital.

He is fully trained and qualified in all aspects of cosmetic surgery and has extensive experience in the entire field of plastic surgery since 1989. He received advanced training in plastic surgery in South Africa, Taiwan, Japan and Scotland before taking up a consultant position in South Africa. He worked both within the South African National Health Service and privately in South Africa before moving to the UK 10 years ago.

He first qualified in 1987 as a Medical Doctor at the University of Pretoria, South Africa, where he graduated as a Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB). He was always interested in plastic and reconstructive surgery and had extensive exposure to surgical procedures even as a junior doctor. In 1989 he joined the extensive training programme in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Pretoria.

He qualified as a plastic surgeon in 1995 after completing his Masters degree in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (MMed Plast Surg). In the same year, he also achieved the distinction of becoming a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of South Africa (FCS Plast SA).


  • Shrewsbury: Friday AM and PM
  • North Staffordshire: Weekly Tuesday PM


Current posts

  • Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, University Hospital of North Staffordshire


Other interests

Mr Prinsloo is actively involved in the training of plastic and reconstructive surgeons in the West Midlands rotation.

Mr Prinsloo is an experienced breast surgeon and performs mainly reconstructive breast surgery within the NHS. He also provides a service in specialised head and neck skin cancer surgery, limb reconstruction and general plastic surgery. 

Cosmetic Procedures include:

  • Breast enlargement
  • Breast reduction
  • Breast uplift
  • Face/neck lift
  • Eyelid reduction
  • Ear reshaping
  • Tummy tuck
  • Liposuction
  • Nose reshaping
  • Mole removal

Member of

  • British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons
  • British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of South Africa


Mr Dan Prinsloo works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA

Mr Dan Prinsloo does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Dan Prinsloo does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

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