Mr Michael Tyler qualified as a doctor (MB ChB) in 1988 from Aberdeen University Medical School and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) in 1992. Following a certified Plastic Surgery training programme on the Oxford rotation, during which he gained a Master of Surgery degree (ChM) for scientific research, he became accredited as a Plastic Surgeon (FRCS Plast) in 2000.
Mr Tyler is registered with the GMC and is on the Specialist Register as a Plastic Surgeon. Since 2001 he has been a Consultant Plastic Surgeon with Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust based at Stoke Mandeville and Wycombe Hospitals.
Mr Tyler’s NHS practice is centred on providing Breast reconstructive surgery to the region, and he has performed many hundreds of microvascular reconstructions (mainly DIEP flaps), but also includes many pedicled and implant based reconstructions too. His practice also includes breast asymmetries, congenital breast anomalies, and other Plastic Surgery related breast conditions. He also has a general Plastic Surgery caseload with on call duties and has a commitment to the Burns unit.
He is Chair of Trustees of RESTORE, a charity involved in researching treatments for scarring and is a Council Member of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS). He is a past President of the Plastic Surgery Section of the Royal Society of Medicine.