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Mr Peter Barry

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon MBBS (Hons) MPhil FRACS

Specialism: Breast

Available at: Chelsea, Sutton

Special interests:

  • early diagnosis of breast cancer
  • neoadjuvant and peri-operative trials
  • oncoplastic breast surgery, sentinel node biopsy
  • nipple-sparing mastectomy for risk reduction
  • immediate breast reconstruction
  • Local pedicled perforator flaps (e.g. LICAP, LTAP, MICAP, TDAP) 
  • Complex and recurrent axillary (lymph gland) surgery


Mr Barry has both a private and an NHS practice at The Royal Marsden.

Mr Barry qualified from University of Sydney, Australia, in 2000. He obtained a Fellowship in Surgical Oncology and undertook a clinical fellowship in sarcoma and melanoma as well as with the Breast Unit at The Royal Marsden from 200002.

He had a surgical oncology practice in Australia, with an interest in breast oncoplastic techniques and reconstructive options following cancer surgery as well as preventative surgery for high-risk women. He also performs ultrasound of the breast in the clinic and operating theatre to localise breast lesions. He joined the Breast Unit at The Royal Marsden as a consultant in August 2012.