Antonio Orlando

Chairman of SCaRF


Antonio Orlando graduated with Honours from the School of Medicine at the University of Florence in 1988. He remained at that centre to complete his first Specialisation in Otorhinolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery) before moving to the University of Parma where he obtained a second Specialisation in Plastic Surgery, again with Honours.

He continued his training at Centres of Excellence, in Belfast and Amsterdam, before settling in Bristol where he completed his United Kingdom Plastic Surgery training and joined the Specialist Register in 1997. In 1998 he obtained the Diploma of The European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery.

Appointed Consultant Plastic Surgeon in North Bristol Trust in 1999, he is the lead plastic surgeon in a team specialising in the treatment of Head and Neck Cancer. He is also the North Bristol Trust (NBT) Lead Clinician for Skin Oncology (Skin Cancer).  He was elected Chairman of Skin Cancer Research Fund in March 2016