Eccles Clinic


Richard P Hanson (AFRCSI, MCh, FRCS (plast), E.B.O.P.R.A.S. Fellow.

Richard HansonConsultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon

Richard graduated from University College Dublin in 1997 and completed both his basic surgical and higher surgical training in plastic surgery at The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He has trained in numerous units throughout Ireland, the UK and Australia including an Aesthetic Fellowship in the U.K.

Richard is a full member of the Irish Association of Plastic Surgeons (IAPS) and the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPS). He is also on the Specialist Register with both the Irish Medical Council and the General Medical Council in the UK for Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery.

Richard was appointed Locum Consultant Surgeon, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon to Beaumont Hospital, Dublin and St. James Hospital, Dublin.

2001 Received his fellowship in surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

Received Masters of Surgery (MCh) for a higher degree investigating wound healing in diabetes, working with Professor A Barbul in Baltimore, Maryland.

Became involved with the Irish Society of Hand Surgeons where he developed and directed the first Anatomical Hand Dissection Course in Ireland.
2003 Appointed to Irish Specialist Training Programme in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Received his FRCS (Plast).

2007 Received his European Board Examination in Plastic Surgery, (E.B.O.P.R.A.S. Fellow).
2008 Completed an Aesthetic Surgery fellowship at the McIndoe Surgical Unit, East Grinstead. This is a unit made popular by the Channel Four documentary “Extreme Make-Over.”
2008 Completed a clinical fellowship under the supervision of Professor M Tonkin, a world leader in Hand Surgery in Sydney Australia.
2009 Joined Eccles Clinic