Mr Jonathan Adamthwaite


  • Specialities Cosmetic Breast Surgery, Body Contouring, Breast Surgery, Aesthetic Breast Surgery, Oncoplastic Surgery, Liposculpture
  • Telephone Nuffield Health York Hospital Bookings team: 01904 715 111. Private secretary: 0800 002 9554. Nuffield Health Chester Hospital Appointments Team: 01244 684 325 or fax 01244 680 812
  • Year of first qualification 2002
  • Email
  • Languages spoken

    English, French and Spanish.

  • GMC Number 6040051
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  • Fax Private secretary: 0800 002 9536


Mr Jonathan Adamthwaite is a Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon at Nuffield Health York Hospital and Nuffield Health Chester Hospital, The Grosvneor.

He has outstanding clinical expertise and experience having won three international fellowships and three international awards. He trained at Oxford University Medical School, followed by University College London. He was awarded a position on the prestigious London Plastic Surgery Training Scheme taking him to the following centres of excellence: Royal Marsden, Royal Free, Great Ormond Street, Chelsea & Westminster, St George's, and Barts & The London.

Mr Adamthwaite completed advanced specialist training in Cosmetic Surgery, Breast Surgery and Hand Surgery in the UK, Europe and USA:

•   Trained by the UKs top cosmetic surgeons on a dedicated Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship at the Wellington and King Edward VII Hospitals, London's foremost private hospitals

•   Cosmetic Surgery Fellowships in Stockholm and Boston, USA

•   Microsurgical & Oncoplastic Breast Surgery and Reconstruction Fellowship at the       Royal Marsden in London, one of the world's leading plastic surgery centres

•   International Hand Surgery Fellowship in Barcelona

He is a Member of Faculty at the Royal College of Surgeons and Elected Member of Plastic Surgery Council at the Royal Society of Medicine in London.


  • Weekly clinics and operating sessions


Current posts

  • Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon at York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Honorary Senior Lecturer Hull and York Medical School


Mr Adamthwaite specialises in breast, face and body cosmetic surgery for both men and women including:


Breast augmentation (enlargement) with implants or fat transfer
Breast augmentation removal
Breast augmentation revision and capsulectomy
Breast reduction (mammoplasty)
Breast lift (mastopexy)
Breast lift with implants (augmentation mastopexy)
Breast asymmetry
Breast reconstruction
Male breast reduction (gynaecomastia correction)
Nipple and areolar reduction
Correction of inverted nipples

Face lift and mini face lift
Neck lift
Eyelid surgery (eye bag removal, eye lift and blepharoplasty)
Brow lift (forehead lift)
Nose reshaping (rhinoplasty, septoplasty and revision rhinoplasty)
Ear surgery (otoplasty or pinnaplasty)
Earfold® treatment for prominent ears
Facial liposuction
Facial reconstruction
Chin implants and fat transfer
Fat transfer for facial rejuvenation


Tummy tuck (mini, full and Fleur De Lis abdominoplasty and lipoabdominoplasty)
Mummy makeover
Labial reduction (labiaplasty)
Butt lift
Butt augmentation (implants or fat transfer)
Fat transfer (lipomodelling)
Calf augmentation and implants
Body lift
Arm lift (brachioplasty)
Thigh lift
Body contouring

Other interests

Non-surgical facial treatments (liquid face lift or 8 point lift, anti-wrinkle injections, wrinkle fillers, lip fillers, dermal and facial fillers, chemical peel, dermabrasion, facial injections); Treatment of skin lesions (removal of moles, cysts, skin tags, tattoos, birthmarks, lumps and bumps); Scar revision and improvement; Lipoma removal; Hyperhidrosis treatment (sweaty underarms, palms, hands and feet); Skin cancer surgery; Hand surgery

Personal interests

Mr Adamthwaite enjoys time with family and friends, art and playing sport.

Member of

  • General Medical Council
  • British Medical Association
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Member of Faculty, Royal College of Surgeons of England, London
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine, London
  • Elected Member of Plastic Surgery Council, Royal Society of Medicine, London
  • British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons


Mr Adamthwaite has published extensively in peer-reviewed international journals and has written three book chapters on plastic surgery with the most recent in a new, ground-breaking and best-selling book on Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

 Current research projects include:

  • Optimising outcomes in breast augmentation
  • Fat transfer techniques

Lymphovenous anastomosis surgery in breast cancer related lymphoedema


Mr Jonathan Adamthwaite works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • 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 Jonathan Adamthwaite does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

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

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