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Consultant Profile

Mr Jonathan Powell

Consultant plastic, reconstructive and hand surgeon

Mr Powell specialises in limb reconstruction, hand surgery and general plastic surgery (such as skin lesions, skin cancer and after weight loss).

He works closely with orthopaedic colleagues to provide combined orthoplastic treatment of open fractures and chronic bone infection (osteomyelitis) and provide all aspects of hand and upper limb surgery.

Mr Powell has been a consultant with the trust since 2011.

After graduating from Edinburgh University with Honours in 1995, Mr Powell trained in plastic surgery in the east and south of England (Cambridge, Norwich, Stevenage and East Grinstead).

He was a skin cancer research fellow in Cambridge for two years and undertook hand fellowships in Nottingham and Great Ormond Street.

Mr Powell is a member of British Society for Surgery of the Hand.


Mr Powell sees patients at North Tyneside, Wansbeck and Hexham general hospitals as well as Alnwick Infirmary and Ponteland Medical Group. Powell.jpg