Mr Richard Hunt


  • Specialities Breast Surgery
  • Telephone 01242 246523
  • Year of first qualification 1998
  • Email
  • Languages spoken


  • GMC Number 4526030
  • Fax 01242 246551


Mr Hunt trained in the Southwest in all aspects of general surgery before specialising in breast surgery. He has trained in all aspects of breast surgery including techniques for breast conservation and breast reconstruction where appropriate using either implants of autologous techniques (using the patient’s own tissue) also undertakes contralateral surgery for symmetrisation after breast cancer surgery.

He worked as consultant breast surgeon to the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust prior to his appointment in Cheltenham.


  • Weekly Monday PM


Current posts

  • Consultant Breast Surgeon, Cheltenham General Hospital

Member of

  • British Medical Association
  • Association of Breast Surgeons


Mr Hunt has published on the management of nipple discharge and related disorders, and management of patients who have been recalled from the NHS breast screening programme. He has also published work on the management of indeterminate (non-diagnostic) biopsies.


Mr Richard Hunt works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • WPA

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

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

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