Mr Richard Barton (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon)
- 03 9853 9705
- 03 9853 7187
Richard Barton is a Melbourne trained Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon with a subspeciality interest and advanced post-fellowship training in adult craniomaxillofacial surgery and facial aesthetic surgery. He is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and a member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Richard graduated from medicine in 1998 and went on to undertake a further 11 years of training prior to his recognition as a specialist Plastic Surgeon. His surgical residency and advanced plastic surgical training was conducted in each of the major Melbourne metropolitan teaching hospitals including, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, St Vincent’s Hospital, The Alfred and The Royal Children’s Hospital.
Following the completion of speciality training in Australia, Richard embarked on a double international fellowship with appointments at Oxford University Hospitals, UK and Vancouver General Hospital, Canada. During his 2.5 years overseas Richard worked as the Senior Plastic Surgical Fellow and as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon in Oxford, gaining further experience in breast, head and neck and sarcoma reconstruction and hand surgery. He then completed an adult Craniofacial Fellowship focussing on bony facial trauma and post-traumatic deformity reconstruction including rhinoplasty, with the University of British Columbia in Vancouver.
Richard has current public hospital appointments at The Royal Melbourne Hospital, The Alfred Hospital and Monash Health, where he is pursuing his interests in adult craniomaxillofacial surgery and providing a broad service in general and reconstructive plastic surgery. He sees private patients at his main rooms in Kew and also at Mildura Private Hospital, Manningham Medical Centre, Warringal Medical Centre and the Cotham Private Hospital.
Richard has undergone substantial training in Australia and at internationally recognised centres overseas and provides a high quality service in a relaxed and friendly manner. He manages a diverse range of plastic surgical cases with a specific interest in reconstructive and cosmetic surgery of the face and nose.
- Hospital Affiliations
- St Vincent's Private Fitzroy
- Affiliated Clinics
- Kew Plastic Surgery
- Niche Plastic Surgery
- Niche Plastic Surgery - Mildura
- Alfred Health - The Alfred
- Affiliated Organisations
- Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
- Maxillo-facial Surgery Surgery