Mr Matthew Venus

Personal profile

Mr Matthew Venus is a consultant plastic surgeon based at the University Hospitals of Coventry and Warwickshire. He believes in providing a friendly and approachable service in which the patient is actively involved in all aspects of care.

Matt qualified as a doctor from the London Hospital Medical School in 1997.  His plastic surgery training has encompassed units across the country including Nottingham, Stevenage, Bedford, Birmingham, Oxford, Derby and Durham. This training includes dedicated surgical fellowships in cosmetic surgery and hand surgery.

He has developed sub-specialist interests in aesthetic surgery, surgery/body contouring for patients who have lost a massive amount of weight and in hand surgery. Matt undertakes treatment of most hand conditions including Dupuytren's and uses treatments such as needle fasciectomy, xiapex and endoscopic treatment of carpal tunnel.

Matt has published articles on a wide range of topics in the surgical literature, has co-produced a DVD for patients having needle fasciotomy for Dupuytren's disease and is a medical student examiner at Warwick Medical School.  He has also published several papers in aesthetic, reconstructive and hand surgery.

In his spare time Matt enjoys playing the guitar and trying to improve his tennis.

Professional Membership



  • Royal College of Surgeons

Clinical Interests



  • Cosmetic surgery 

  • Body contouring following weight loss or bariatric surgery 

  • Hand surgery – Duputren’s, needle fasciotomy, xiapex and endoscopic carpal tunnel treatment  

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