Mr Ian Whitworth


  • Specialities Body Contouring, Cosmetic Breast Surgery
  • Telephone 01725 513888 (Private Secretary, Sarah Dunn) / 01202 702830 (Bournemouth Enquiries) / 02380 258464 (Wessex Enquiries)
  • Year of first qualification 1988
  • Email
  • Languages spoken


  • GMC Number 3282296
  • Fax 01725 511846


Mr Ian Whitworth undertook his graduate medical training at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London. Having undertaken his general surgical exams at St Mary’s Hospital, London, he undertook his postgraduate training in plastic surgery in London, East Grinstead and Salisbury.

He has undertaken travelling Fellowships to Taiwan, the Mayo Clinic, USA and Sweden as well as research into wound healing and nerve regeneration. He obtained a Master of Surgery Degree in 1996 and was appointed Consultant to the Wessex Regional Plastic Surgery Unit in Salisbury District Hospital in 2000.

Mr Whitworth specialises in the following at Nuffield Health Wessex Hospital:

Mr Whitworth also specialises in the following treatments at Nuffield Health Bournemouth Hospital:


  • Weekly Monday 13:00 - 17:00 (Wessex)
  • Weekly Tuesday (Bournemouth)
  • Weekly Thursday (Bournemouth)


Current posts

  • Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Salisbury Hospitals Trust
  • Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Nuffield Health Wessex Hospital
  • Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Nuffield Health Bournemouth Hospital


Other interests

Breast and chest wall reconstruction.

Personal interests

Running, cycling and spending time with family.

Member of

  • British Association of Plastic Surgeons
  • British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • Medical Protection Society
  • British Medical Association
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons


Mr Whitworth is widely published in the field of nerve healing and continues to supervise research and education in plastic surgery.


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

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

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