The Team
Meet the experts who will take care of you at Wood MediSpa

Meet the Team

Wood MediSpa is host to experienced consultants who work across a variety of specialisms, the majority of whom specialise in Plastic Surgery. 

On arrival at Wood MediSpa, you will be greeted by our Front of House team. Behind the scences, Wood MediSpa is supported by our admininstration team. If you choose to take a stroll in our Grade 1 Listed gardens, you might meet our horticultural team who maintain the grounds.

Mr James McDiarmid

Director of Wood MediSpa, Consultant Plastic Surgeon Mr McDiarmid has operated exclusively in private practice since 2008. 

Mr Chris Wallace

Mr Wallace is a highly trained Consultant Plastic Surgeon with experience across the NHS and private healthcare.

Mr Paul Wilson

Mainly operating at Southmead Hospital in Bristol, Mr Wilson also offers clinics and world-class surgery at Wood MediSpa.

Mr Duncan Mackenzie

Experienced Consultant Plastic Surgeon Mr Mackenzie, mainly based at Derriford Hospital, offers clinics & surgery at Wood.

Mr Simon Ashley

Consultant Vascular Surgeon of The Vein Clinic with a special interest in the treatment of varicose veins.

Dr Toby Nelson

Consultant Dermatologist & Mohs micrographic surgeon. Specialist in skin cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Dr Louis Khor

Consultant Anaesthetist

Dr Andrey Varvinsky

Consultant Anaesthetist

Dr Tom Clark

Consultant Anaesthetist

Dr Alfonso Rao

Dental Surgeon of Queenswood Dental Implant Clinic offering All-on-4 and All-on-6 dental implants. 

Della Ball RGN

Della is our Theatre Nurse Team Lead and will coordinate the team looking after you post-operatively if you stay for surgery.

Georgie Burke RGN

Georgie is our Ward Nurse Team Lead and will coordinate the team looking after you post-operatively if you stay for surgery.

Mandy Fraser

Mandy is Patient Co-ordinator, taking care of your patient journey from initial consulation to surgery and beyond.

Paul Taylor

Paul takes the role of Operations Manager to ensure the smooth running of our Wood Estate.

Heather Owen-Thomas

Heather is part of our Front of House team, ready to welcome you to Wood MediSpa

Diane Cattrall

Diane is our Practice Co-ordinator, primarily looking after our Wood Clinic Plymouth patients.

Helen Baxter

Our experienced Nurse Prescriber Helen works at Wood Clinic Plymouth as part of the clinical team. 

Ryan Smith

Head Chef Ryan Smith provides the delicious locally sourced food served at Wood MediSpa.

Dr Francesca McDiarmid

Director and doctoral Economist, Francesca is responsible for management of Wood MediSpa.

Helen Morey

Helen is our Head Gardener coordinating the maintenance and restoration of our formal gardens.