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Mr Richard Scawn


Mr Richard Scawn


Mr Richard Scawn is an experienced Consultant Ophthalmologist specialising in Eyelids (Oculoplastics).

About Richard

Mr Richard Scawn is an experienced Consultant Ophthalmologist specialising in Eyelids (Oculoplastics).

He leads the Chelsea and Westminster Oculoplastic service, is clinical lead for Ophthalmology and a member of the Nationally renowned Chelsea Craniofacial service

He provides the Ophthalmology service at the Royal Marsden and Oculoplastic service in Buckinghamshire NHS Trust

He treats all eyelid related issues ranging from simple eyelid cysts to cosmetic eyelid surgery to complex reconstructions of patients with burns, cancers and trauma.

Richard graduated Imperial College in 2002 with Distinction in Medicine. He trained in Ophthalmology at Moorfields Eye Hospital and then did further specialist Oculoplastic training in Moorfields and Chelsea and Westminster and California, being awarded the 2012 Keeler scholarship from The Royal College of Ophthalmologists.

Special Interests

Ptosis, Blepharoplasty, Chalazion, Skin cancer, Aesthetic Surgery, Antiwrinkle treatments


Oculoplastics, Ophthalmology, Cosmetic Eyelid surgery, Lacrimla

Professional profile

NHS Appointments

Chelsea & Westminster NHS Trust
Buckinghamshire NHS Trust
Royal Marsden NHS Trust

Clinic times

Tuesday 1pm -6pm
Friday 11am-2pm

Ages treated

I treat children of all ages in NHS
But privately would rather treat adults only

Accolades new

Ophthalmology Clinical Lead Chelsea Westminster Hospital
Keeler Scholarship Royal College Ophthalmologists 2012
Fellowship University California San Diego 2014-2014 Oculofacial and Reconstructive Surgery

+44 (0)800 0483 330

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