Ms Nora Nugent


MB BCh, BAO, FRSC (Plast), European Diploma in Hand Surgery, Certification in Cosmetic Surgery (all areas) Royal College of Surgeons of England

GMC number: 6116591

Practising since: 2000


Plastic Surgery

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Nora Nugent is a fully accredited Consultant Plastic Surgeon based in Tunbridge Wells in full time private practice. She has a specialist interest in aesthetic (cosmetic) surgery particularly of the face and breast. Dr Nugent also performs body contouring and medical aesthetic treatments. 

Nora aims to achieve a fresh and natural look for her patients in all areas of aesthetics whether you are considering surgery or medical aesthetic treatments. At your consultation, Nora will offer a professional and honest opinion and will thoroughly discuss all your options with you. She has a friendly and caring approach and places great emphasis on ensuring that you have the time and information to make the best decision for you.

Currently Nora is a member of the International Editorial Board of the Aesthetic Surgery Journal and a Contributing Editor for Aesthetic Surgery Journal Open Forum. She is Vice President of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) and Board Member of BAAPS Support (Past Chair) as well as Secretary of the European Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ESAPS). Nora was President of the Plastic Surgery Section of the Royal Society of Medicine for the 2016-2017 academic year and on the Plastic Surgery Section Council from 2012 to 2020. She is regularly invited to lecture at UK and international plastic surgery conferences and has several professional articles and book chapters published in the plastic surgery medical literature.

Nora has been recognised every year since 2020 in the Top Doctor listings by the prestigious Tatler Beauty & Cosmetic Surgery Guide for her aesthetic plastic surgery skills.

Nora graduated with honours from University College Dublin School of Medicine where she received awards in surgery, pathology and legal medicine, and undertook her specialist plastic surgery training under the auspices of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Nora completed training in plastic surgery involving all areas of aesthetic surgery including prestigious specialist fellowships in North America and Australia. She is certified in all areas of Cosmetic Surgery by the Royal College of Surgeons of England..

Other interests

Cosmetic surgery to the breasts, body, face and on-surgical procedures including botulinum toxin, fillers and prescription skin care.

Treatments and tests offered by Ms Nora Nugent at Nuffield Health

  • Body contouring
  • Breast uplift (mastopexy)
  • Facial resurfacing
  • Facelift (Rhytidectomy)
  • Arm reduction (Brachioplasty)
  • Breast augmentation (enlargement)
  • Facial surgery
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Reshaping)
  • Fat transfer
  • Rhinoplasty (or nose reshaping)
  • Neck lift
  • Gynaecomastia surgery (male breast reduction)
  • Breast reduction
  • Liposuction
  • Labial reduction (labiaplasty)
  • Tummy tuck (Abdominoplasty)
  • Brow lift

Locations Ms Nora Nugent works with

Related experience


  • British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons
  • British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • European Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • The Aesthetic Society
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • The Rhinoplasty Society of Europe
  • Irish Association of Plastic Surgeons

Insurers Ms Nora Nugent works with

Ms Nora Nugent works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA
  • Alliance Healthcare
  • Healix Healthcare


Ms Nora Nugent does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Ms Nora Nugent does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Ms Nora Nugent does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.