Ms Nora Nugent is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon specialising in aesthetic (cosmetic) surgery at the McIndoe Centre.   She has a specialist interest in aesthetic surgery of the face, breast and body. 

Nora encourages and helps her patients to achieve a fresh and natural look in all areas of aesthetic surgery.  She also has a strong interest in non-surgical facial rejuvenation 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.

Achieving high quality results with a natural appearance, along with your safety and wellbeing, are Nora’s top priorities.  She only consults and operates in fully accredited facilities that are regulated by the Care Quality Commission.  After your procedure, a comprehensive aftercare plan for your recovery with regularly scheduled follow up appointments is put in place for you to carefully monitor your progress.

She offers an extensive range of facial rejuvenation techniques from medical grade skin care and facial peels to muscle relaxing anti-wrinkle injections and dermal fillers through to facial cosmetic surgery such as blepharoplasty (eyelid lift), facelifts and rhinoplasty (nose reshaping).  As well as facial aesthetic surgery, Nora also performs aesthetic breast surgery such as breast augmentations, reductions and lifts and body contouring surgery such as abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), liposuction, labiaplasty and body, thigh and arm lifts.

Ms Nugent is a fully accredited plastic surgeon holding the FRCS (Plast) qualification and is on the Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery with the General Medical Council.  After graduating from University College Dublin, Ms Nugent completed specialist training in plastic surgery with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.  She then undertook prestigious postgraduate fellowships in North America and Australia, which included extensive training in aesthetic surgery, reconstructive surgery and hand surgery.  

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Additional Information

Medical qualifications MB BCh BAO, BMedSci, MRCSI, FRCSI (Plast), European Diploma in Hand Surgery (FESSH)

Specialist interest burns and post burn reconstruction, breast surgery, cosmetic surgery, hand surgery, skin cancer and microsurgical reconstruction

Current Memberships British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Irish Association of Plastic Surgeons, British Burn Association, British Medical Association, Royal Society of Medicine, General Medical Council, Irish Medical Council

Ms Nugent is an NHS consultant at the world famous Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, where her interests include burns, lower limb reconstruction and hand surgery as well as breast reconstruction.  She is also a member of multidisciplinary clinical groups overseeing the management of burns, skin cancer and lower limb injuries.

Ms Nugent has published in several national and international medical journals and textbooks and is regularly invited to speak at plastic surgery conferences.  She is actively involved in training future plastic surgeons in her role as Surgical Tutor at Queen Victoria Hospital.  She is a full member of the national and international professional societies for accredited plastic surgeons; BAPRAS, BAAPS and ISAPS and is a member of council for the Plastic Surgery Section of the Royal Society of Medicine.  Nora is President of the Plastic Surgery Section for the 2016 – 2017 Academic Year.

 For more information on Ms Nugent and the procedures she performs, please visit her website