Mr John Telfer
FRCS (Glas.), FRCS (Plast.), MB ChB
John is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at the Canniesburn Plastic Surgery Unit, Glasgow Royal Infirmary.
He has a wide range of skills in many areas of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery and has an established private practice out with the NHS
John’s main surgical sub-specialty interest is gynaecological reconstruction. He works closely with gynaecologists to care for women with genital cancer and other abnormalities of the genitalia. John is the foremost expert in this area and is used as resource by many surgeons in Scotland who will routinely refer patients with particularly complex problems to him.
John supports medical education by leading and teaching on Canniesburn’s Microsurgery, Pre-fellowship and Flap course in Glasgow and for BAPRAS Advanced Educational Courses. Currently he also holds the position of the Plastic Surgery representative on the Medical Advisory Committee with the Nuffield Health Glasgow Hospital , where he is responsible for setting standards of practice and ensuring that these are met by his colleagues, including those in Confidence Cosmetics.
John Telfer In Media :
Botched Up Bodies
Channel 5, 15th Jan 2013