Welcome to the web site of Mr Rick Linforth Consultant Breast Surgeon.
Here you will find information about breast health, disease and treatments available both on the NHS or privately if you prefer.
The information contained on this site is endorsed by Mr Linforth directly and is gathered from a number of sources checked and approved by him.
If you have symptoms of breast disease, please see your GP who can advise you what to do, or refer you to see Mr Linforth at his NHS Practice at St Luke's Hospital Bradford.
All NHS referrals must be made by your GP and you will be seen within a maximum of two weeks.
Mr Linforth stopped private practice end of May 2022 to focus on his NHS practice and Medico-legal work.
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Mr Linforth only works with Consultants who specialise in Breast disease. These include:
Dr Shazzia Khan Radiologist
Dr Dalibor Gruicic Radiologist
Dr Paul Burrows Radiologist
Dr Gemma Smith Radiologist
Dr Chris Bradley Med Oncology
Dr Shazza Rehman Med Oncology
Dr Emma Thomas Clinical Oncology
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Your Safety is our first Concern. All patients who require a needle biopsy or are recommended to have a breast operation are discussed at the Bradford Teaching Hospitals Breast Multi-disciplinary Meeting, every Wednesday Morning. This is attended by the whole of the breast team, including Surgeons, Radiologists, Pathologists, Breast Care Nurses and Medical Oncologists. Over 15 experts in Breast care will check your results and provide a treatment plan. This peer review process will ensure your safe in our hands.
Mr Linforth is a member of the Association of Breast Surgeons, Royal College of Surgeons England, and Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh