Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon



Mr John Jeffrey Downie is a Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon/ Facial Plastic Surgeon – this means he specialises in operating on the Head, Face, Neck and Mouth. He is also Honorary Senior Lecturer at Glasgow University. Mr Downie is one of the most respected Maxillofacial surgeons in the country and is often called upon by the NHS and Private sector to manage complex reconstruction cases. Mr Downie graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 1991 with distinctions in Bachelor of Dental Surgery. Following that, he obtained a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Dundee in 1997. He has also been awarded Fellowships in Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons London, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh and Royal College of Surgeons Glasgow in 2000, 2005 and 2007 respectively. In addition, he has received many distinction awards in areas such as Anatomy, Prosthetics and Radiology.His special interests lie in Facial Aesthetic and Reconstructive surgery and he is currently one of two lead clinicians, who are developing a national program for Facial Transplantation also known as composite tissue allografting. In his private practice his interests include all aspect of oral-facial surgery especially rhitidectomy (face lifts), facial rejuvenation and the use of Fillers and Botulinum toxins to name a few.Mr Downie is a member of a variety of organizations including the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgeons. He is widely published and has presented in many international meetings as well as involved in the creation and facilitation of many training courses.At Cosmedicare, Mr Downie is one of our lead surgeons offering the following procedures: 

  • Facelift
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Eye Surgery (upper and lower blepharoplasty)
  • Facial Fat Transfers
  • Ear Correction Surgery (Otoplasty/Pinnaplasty/Earlobe repair)
  • Mole Removal (Head and Neck only)
  • Scar Revision (Head and Neck only)