Mr Douglas Macmillan is a Consultant Breast and Oncoplastic Surgeon based in Nottingham, with more than 10 years experience as a consultant in all aspects of breast cancer surgery, breast reconstructive surgery and cosmetic breast surgery. He only performs breast surgery. He qualified at University of Glasgow and then underwent specialist training in Edinburgh and Nottingham. He was also a Senior Lecturer in Breast Surgery at University of Nottingham.
Mr Macmillan is a leading expert in all types of breast surgery and currently leads a research group in oncoplastic breast surgery based at the Nottingham Breast Institute. He is heavily involved in research, having published over 100 articles in journals and has written several book chapters.
He is recognised as a leading expert in all types of breast surgery, being a frequent invited speaker, demonstrator and faculty member at many national and international breast meetings, conferences and Royal College of Surgeons courses. A list of talks and demonstrations that he has been invited to give can be viewed.He provides expert advice and medical reports to several authorities and legal firms including the Royal College of Surgeons, Health Care Commission, General Medical Council and Scottish Health Care Ombudsman. He serves on the NICE (National Institute for Clinical Excellence) clinical standards in breast cancer committee.