Approachable, Knowledgeable, Empathetic

Mr Edmund Fitzgerald O’Connor is a fully accredited specialist in Plastic surgery, employed as a substantive Consultant at Guy’s and St Thomas’ and King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trusts – specialising in complex microsurgical reconstruction.

He caters for private patients at HCA The Shard and St Thomas’ Hospital for Reconstruction, Cosmetic and Skin procedures.

Having completed his UK medical degree at St George’s Hospital, London, in 2004 with Merit awards, he went on to be one of only four doctors accepted onto the prestigious Academic foundation surgical training programme in London.

Four years later, following a highly competitive national selection process, he ranked 1st out of 275 applicants for Plastic surgery training. During his Plastic surgery training in London he spent time at Guys & St Thomas’, the Royal London and the St Andrew’s centre for burns and plastic surgery in Chelmsford.

Following completion of his specialist Plastic surgery training in the UK, Mr Fitzgerald O’Connor completed a reconstructive, aesthetic and microsurgery fellowship at The Royal Perth Hospital in Western Australia which led to him being appointed there as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon.

He returned to London in 2018 in order to help build a new microsurgical service at King’s College Hospital London, the leading trauma centre in the South of England.   Mr Fitzgerald O’Connor is on the Specialist Register in Plastic Surgery with the General Medical Council.

He is a fifth-generation doctor in his family, married with two children and a keen kite-surfer.

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Restoring form and function following trauma or cancer

With advanced speciality training in microsurgery and reconstruction having worked in four major trauma centres, as a Consultant in Australia and in his Consultant post at Guy’s & St Thomas’ and King’s College hospitals in London, Mr Fitzgerald O’Connor is known internationally for his world-class skills.

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Reshape, Reduce, Refine

Mr Fitzgerald O’Connor brings 9 years’ reconstructive surgical experience and over 6,000 operations to bear in his cosmetic surgery practice.

As a Senior Clinical Lecturer at Queen Mary’s University London he teaches fellow plastic surgeons enrolled in Masters programs for Aesthetic medicine and Reconstructive microsurgery.Mr Fitzgerald O’Connor has a special interest in body confidence contouring after massive weight loss: tummy tucks, breast reduction, breast lift, and male gynecomastia.

He focuses on providing the highest quality of care to all his patients; putting patient safety, experience and outcomes first in all that he does; honestly managing expectations to ensure patient satisfaction.
Massive weight loss skin surgery; Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck); Mastopexy; Extended and Fleur de Lys; Breast reduction; Body lift; Breast lift; Breast Augmentation; Blepharoplasty; Liposuction including High Definition

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Removing lumps and bumps

Mr Fitzgerald O’Connor performs over 500 surgical removals of moles, cysts and lipomas every year. With his expertise in reconstruction he is able to employ scar reduction techniques and provide thorough scar management aftercare advice and support.

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I suffered a horrible injury 8 weeks ago. I was treated by Mr Fitzgerald O’Connor at St Thomas’ Hospital. He was able to save my leg from amputation. I can’t thank Mr Fitzgerald O’Connor enough.

Verified patient 4/11/19

Mr Fitzgerald O’Connor is an excellent doctor. I felt like he listened to me and it was clear that he is an expert in the field. I particularly liked his conversant and gentle bedside manner.

Verified patient 31/10/19

Mr Fitzgerald O’Connor took the time to answer all my questions, explained the procedure and recovery process in detail and put me at ease. He was reassuring, professional and personable and I genuinely feel lucky to have found him.

Verified patient 18/12/19


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Trauma reconstruction in Tanzania

In July 2019 I joined a mission to Tanzania, Africa to help teach and train local surgeons some of the reconstructive techniques I use in my London practice.

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