Mr Riccardo Bonomi

Personal profile

Mr Riccardo Bonomi is an Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgeon and Lead Clinician for Western Sussex Hospital Foundation Trust Worthing Hospital. He has been trained in General Surgery with interest in Oncology Surgery in Italy, achieving the equivalent CCST in 2000 at the University of Insubria.

Riccardo moved to the UK to join the Royal Marsden in Sutton, practising there from 2004 to 2007 mastering the oncoplastic technique to treat breast cancer avoiding mastectomy and breast reconstructive techniques (implants and pedicle flap). In 2007, he became a substantive Consultant Breast Surgeon in Worthing Hospital and worked for six years in the regional breast screening programme obtaining a post graduate certificate in ultrasound and interventional ultrasound guided procedure on breast. His main fields of interest are oncoplastic breast conservative surgery, risk reducing surgery, breast reconstruction with implant and autologous pedicle flap.

Trained in Lyon to perform lipomodeling as part as autologous breast reconstruction, Riccardo has a keen interest in teaching and from July 2015 is a member of the Faculty for The Oncoplastic Breast Surgery and ADM Reconstruction Course at King's College of London. In September 2014, he has been nominated the Clinical Lead for Breast Subspecialty at London Deanery Higher Skills Program Imperial College of London.

He is the author of several publications and book chapters regarding oncoplastic and reconstructive breast surgery and he has been invited in several national and international conferences as a speaker on these topics.

Professional Memberships

  • Member of British Association of Surgical Oncology National Committee
  • Member of the Association of Breast Surgeons
  • Registered with the General Medical Council

Clinical Interests

Mr Bonomi’s interest is the treatment of benign and malignant breast diseases.

He is applying the whole spectrum of plastic technique to treat breast cancer in order to achieve the best possible cosmetic outcome. He offers immediate and delayed breast reconstruction using implants and mesh and pedicle flaps.

He is offering fat graft (lipomodeling) for congenital breast abnormality, deformity after breast conservative surgery and after breast reconstruction. He is offering also breast cosmetic surgery (breast augmentation and reduction).

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