Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Science, Newcastle (England) University, 1968.
Lecturer in anatomy, Glasgow (Scotland) U., 1969-1971; surgical trainee, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, 1971-1976; research assistant, Department of Microsurgery, U. Louisville, 1978; Christine Kleinert Fellow in hand surgery, U. Louisville, 1978-1979; resident and clinical instructor in plastic surgery, Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, 1979-1980; senior registrar in plastic surgery, Mount Vernon Hospital, London, 1980-1982; consultant plastic surgeon, Mount Vernon Hospital, London, since 1982; consultant plastic surgeon, The Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond St., London, since 1988. Secretary Royal Society of Medicine, London, 1988. Editorial committee Journal of Hand Surgery (British volume), London, 1987-1991.
Member research committee Restoration of Appearance and Function Trust Foundation. Fellow Royal College Surgeons. Member British Association Plastic Surgeons (organizing committee advanced courses plastic surgery, Hayward foundation scholarship 1978), British Society for Surgery of the Hand (Pulvertaft prize, 1986), British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons.
Married Anne Westmoreland Snowdon, July 14, 1972. Children: Mark, Jaime, Victoria, Francesca.