Mr Riccardo Frati MD (Hons)

Consultant Plastic Surgeon (Specialist Register) | GMC Number: 4686561

Mr. Frati qualified as a Doctor with Honours from the University of Rome, Italy. He completed training with Honours as a plastic and cosmetic surgeon with Honours at University of Rome and then received his Clinical Fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery with Prof. Gasparotti. He was also a visiting fellow at the Pitanguy Clinic (Rio De Janeiro, Brazil) with Prof. Pitanguy (worldwide known cosmetic surgeon), University of Texas Southwestern (Dallas, USA), Miami University (Miami, USA).
He also spent time as visiting and operating surgeon in Pittsburgh with dr. Hurwitz (eminent expert in post-bariatric cosmetic surgery) at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.


Mr Frati is one of the busiest cosmetic surgeon in the UK and according to the Uk survey he has been the busiest surgeon in 2012. He does an average of 1,200 / 1,400 cases per year.

Mr Frati has also started a Ph.D (Advanced Surgical Techniques) at Rome University in November 2010 which was completed in May 2013 with honours.
Dr Frati, registered with the General Medical Council on the Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery in the UK. He has also held many posts in plastic surgery in the NHS in many prestigious Hospitals in the UK (London, Salisbury, Edinburgh and others).

Dr Frati has published over 80 scientific papers and always regularly attends the most important International Conferences-Courses to keep abreast of the latest industry techniques. He attended many meetings of the American Society for Aesthetic Surgery (ASAPS), International Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. With regards to specialised courses, Dr Frati has completed: Facial Rejuvenation (St. Louis, USA) (2009); International symposium on Cosmetic Gynaecology Surgery (September 2010, Las Vegas, USA), Advances in Cosmetic Blepharoplasty, Brow and Midface in St Louis, USA (2004-5-6-2010); Fat Graft for Breast Augmentation Course (Miami, USA 2010), Dallas Rhinoplasty Courses (2003-4-5-8); Baker-Gordon Symposium, Miami (2005-2010); Advances in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (Dr. Aston) – New York, USA (2003-4-5-6-7-2010); MACS-Lift, Gent (2004); Advances in Rhinoplasty, Chicago (2005); Advances in Brow, Periorbita and midface Rejuvenation and Rhinoplasty, Baltimore (2005). He has been a moderator and speaker at the body conference in 2011, 2012, 2013 and at the FACE conference in 2014.

Dr. Frati is a full member of the: BMA (British Medical Association), RSM (Royal Society of Medicine), ISAPS (International Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery), BACS(British Association of Cosmetic Surgeons), AACS (American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery), SICPRE (Italian Society of Plastic Surgery), ASAPS International C.M. (American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery), IDF (Independent Doctor Federation)

Dr Frati has received nomination by the Board of Article Reviewers for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery –the most important indexed Journal for Cosmetic Surgery in the Medline, Embase, international literature.
He has completed the medico-legal training and acts as an expert witness in plastic and cosmetic surgery.

Dr Frati’s consultations are complemented by a PowerPoint procedural presentation, including photographs, testimonials, diagrams and 3D digital morphing imaging. Dr Frati provides a full and comprehensive range of aesthetic cosmetic procedures using the latest and most updated techniques such as the 24-hrs breast augmentation which is based on a quick and easy recovery following the procedure. He has developed and implemented several specific advanced techniques that minimize tissue trauma to minimize postoperative pain and recovery, a major advantage to his patients undergoing this procedure. These measures allow all my patients a very quick recovery from breast augmentation with minimal post-operative pain.