Norma Timoney is a plastic surgeon based in our South Thames cleft service. She joined the team in 2005.
Norma qualified from the University of Bristol Medical School MB ChB 1992 and previously had obtained a BA, BDent Sc in Dentistry from the University of Dublin, Trinity College.
After medical school she went on to train in surgery in the south west of England and subsequently undertook specialist training in plastic reconstructive and aesthetic surgery in the midlands.
She spent a year of additional specialist training in Canada at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, working in the fields of cleft lip and palate, facial palsy, ear reconstruction, brachial plexus injury and children's burn injury.
A time was also spent training with the world renowned specialist in ear reconstruction Dr Nagata in Japan.
A member of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS); she has been a consultant since 2003.