Mr Adam Gilmour

Consultant Plastic Surgeon

MBChB, MRCS (Ed), MD, FRCS(Plast)

Clinical Interests

  • Breast augmentation / enlargement
  • Breast reduction
  • Augmentation mastopexy
  • Mastopexy
  • Fat transfer / lipomodelling
  • Liposuction
  • Abdominoplasty / tummy tuck
  • Brachioplasty / arm lift
  • Pinnaplasty / prominent ear correction
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Benign skin lesion excision
  • Gynaecomastia
  • Thigh lift

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • Canniesburn Plastic Surgery Unit, Glasgow

Personal profile

Mr Gilmour is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon working at the Canniesburn Plastic Surgery Unit in Glasgow.

He graduated from the University of Glasgow Medical School and received broad training in all aspects of Plastic Surgery in leading centres in Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow. In addition to standard Plastic Surgery training Mr Gilmour also completed a Clinical LASER Research Fellowship over a two-year period in Glasgow, obtaining subspecialist training in LASER surgery whilst simultaneously undertaking a Higher Research Degree leading to the award of an MD in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction.

After successful competitive application and interview Mr Gilmour completed one of the esteemed Nationally appointed Trainee Interface Group (TIG) Fellowships in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery, becoming one of the select group of Plastic Surgeons in the UK to have undertaken this subspecialist training.

In addition, he has travelled internationally to observe renowned cutting-edge experts in the field of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery to ensure that he can offer the best standard of care to his own patients.

As well as publishing peer-reviewed articles and national guidelines Mr Gilmour also regularly reviews International articles for the Journal of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. He is actively involved in the training of future Plastic and Oncoplastic Breast Surgeons and is regularly asked to be on the faculty of many instructional teaching courses throughout the UK.

His main clinical interests are Cosmetic Surgery, Breast Surgery, Oncoplastic Breast Surgery, Skin Cancer and General Plastic Surgery.

Year qualified:

2007