GMC NUMBER: 4599441

Professor Philip Drew is a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon at the Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust where he treats over 500 new patients with breast cancer every year. He actively contributes to the education of surgeons and is an examiner for the Royal College of Surgeon’s England, Imperial College and several other universities in the UK and abroad. He also personally oversees the development of trainees and registrars. He has also recently joined The Harley Medical Group as a breast specialist. 


He qualified at St Mary’s Hospital, Imperial College London in 1990. He has 20 years surgical experience and has obtained a Master of Surgery degree in 2001. 

  • BSC
  • MBBS MD (Hons)
  • MS FRCS (Eng)
  • FRCS (Glasg) 
  • FRCS (Ed)
  • FRCS (Gen Surg)


Meet professor philip drew

Recent professional experience

  • Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon at the Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust 
  • Co-director of the Advanced Management of Breast Disease Course of the Royal College of Surgeon’s England
  • A member of council of both the Association of Breast Surgery
  • A member of the Society of Academic and Research Surgeons

Procedures Performed

  • Breast Enlargement
  • Breast uplift (Mastopexy)
  • Breast Uplift with implants (Augmented Mastopexy)
  • Breast Reduction
  • Change of Implants
  • Male Chest Reduction (Gynaecomastia)
  • Inverted Nipples



  • Harley Health Village

What our patients say

They were very informative and helpful. My surgeon was lovely and I felt listened to and understood with any concerns I had. He took the time to come and see me post surgery and had a lovely bed side manner

Kim - Chelmsford Clinic

Very friendly and informative with a good bedside manner.

Lyndsay - Northampton

Very polite, professional and understanding, not at all pushy and very welcoming

Shaleer - Harley Street


Away from the consultant room and operating theatre Philip leads a very active life. Returning to Cornwall to raise his family, he makes the most of the various outdoor pursuits available to him particularly enjoying sailing and surfing. He also has a keen competitive streak and can be found participating in triathlons, half marathons and even the Iron Man competition.

Your clinic will be able to show you Professor Drew's full CV and introduce you to his past patients.