Personal profile

"Gault is a whizz with ears - he can make them smaller or bigger, change their shape and repair lobes ravaged by jewellery".

Mr David Gault was Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Mount Vernon Hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital and Honorary Senior Lecturer at University College, London until his retirement from the NHS in 2006. He trained in Plastic Surgery at St. Thomas Hospital and The Royal Marsden Hospital, London and gained further experience in Paris, California and Tokyo.

He undertakes a wide variety of aesthetic and reconstructive surgery for both children and adults. About one third of procedures are for skin blemishes and cancers, one third are purely cosmetic and one third are reconstructive - often to replace a missing ear. He is an international authority on laser treatment and the correction of ear deformity, author of over 180 academic papers, an expert witness in medicolegal cases, and a Visiting Professor.

Clinical Interests

  • Ear reconstruction
  • Extravasation injuries
  • Hand surgery
  • Breast surgery
  • Cosmetic surgery
  • Laser surgery

Professional Memberships

  • British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • European Association of Plastic Surgeons
  • British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons
  • The Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons Indemnity Scheme
  • General Medical Council

Request an appointment

Please complete the form below, making sure you provide us with as much detail as possible. We aim to answer all enquiries within 24 hours, but due to high volume we sometimes might not be able to do so

*Required field.

Title *
First Name *
Last Name *
Email Address *
Daytime tel *
Postcode *
Hospital *
Type of enquiry
How would you prefer to fund your treatment? *
Please use this box to tell us more about your enquiry
(Max 500 characters)

500 Characters remaining

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.