Why Us

Dr Richard Hamilton

Dr. Richard Hamilton, MB, BS. (Adelaide), FRACS.

Dr. Richard Hamilton has over 20 years’ extensive experience as a plastic surgeon. The founder of our Adelaide, South Australia practice, Dr. Hamilton grew up in Adelaide and graduated in medicine from the Adelaide University Medical School. In the following 10 years he trained extensively in Plastic Surgery at prestigious units in Sweden, New Zealand, Melbourne and here in his hometown, Adelaide. Dr. Hamilton gained his specialist qualification Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons FRACS after rigorous examination. FRACS is the highest ‘gold’ standard qualification for Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery procedures, and is a guarantee of authentic training and experience.

Highly respected by his peers, Dr. Hamilton is a Registered Specialist Plastic Surgeon who’s passionate about taking the time to provide detailed, in depth consultations to give patients as much knowledge and information as possible, to ensure you’re able to make a well-informed and accurate decision about your surgery, and the results you can expect. Dr. Hamilton will listen to you very carefully to fully understand your personal goals, and can then educate about your treatment options. In conjunction with his most up to date scientific knowledge, and his surgical expertise (be it in cosmetic plastic surgery or in reconstructive plastic surgery for skin cancer and hands), Dr. Hamilton knows the best results are achieved when working together with his patients, to provide compassionate, individualised care. You can rely upon Dr. Hamilton to give you his very best attention at all times. Under his expert guidance you will receive clear and comprehensive advice, ensuring you’re able to trust in both his skills as surgeon and his compassion as a highly qualified and respected medical practitioner.

Assisted by his chief nurse Helen Pettigrew, Dr. Hamilton and his team at Hamilton House Plastic Surgery approach each and every patient as a top priority, and they insist on working with a limited number of patients to ensure you’re given the highest level of personalised care. To find out more about the procedures undertaken by Dr. Hamilton at our Adelaide, South Australia clinic please look through our website, where you’ll find detailed information of everything from Breast Augmentation, Facelifts, Body Procedures to Rhinoplasty as well as Skin Cancer and Hand Surgery. If you’d like to arrange a consultation with Dr. Richard Hamilton, or you simply want to make an enquiry, please feel free to call the team at Hamilton House on 08 8272 6666 for a confidential discussion, or send us an email via the contact form on each page. Read more about Plastic Surgery in Adelaide.


When not seeing patients or performing plastic surgery, Dr. Hamilton can be found at his family winery and vineyards in McLaren Vale or Coonawarra, where he relaxes by growing world class wines under the Leconfield and Richard Hamilton labels. To find out more, please visit the Leconfield website.