Dr Mervyn Patterson

Dr Mervyn Patterson
Dr Mervyn Patterson

Medical Director

Dr Mervyn Patterson, medical director of Woodford Medical, has been working in the field of aesthetic medicine for over twenty years and is one of the foremost, pioneering aesthetic medical practitioners in Europe. Dr Mervyn Patterson has been named in the top ten medical aesthetic doctors in the UK by the Evening Standard and The Daily Telegraph. More recently he was listed in Hello Magazine as “Best in the Business” for Botox. He is in regular demand as an expert speaker regarding aesthetic procedures at conferences across the UK.

Held in high esteem by his colleagues and clients for his less is more approach to aesthetics, Dr Patterson specialises in the latest injectable anti-ageing treatments including initiating the "Nefertiti Neck Lift" and cheek volumisation. He has taken the “Eight Point Face-Lift”, now so popular in the aesthetic industry for face remodelling, to another level using a cannula for gentle and natural looking volumisation. He is an expert at restoring mid-face structure using HArmonyCa, a dermal filler from Allergan.

Dr Patterson trained in South Korea in PDO threads with some of the world’s leading exponents of thread lift treatments. He is a recognised expert in the field of PDO thread insertion.

In 2018 Dr Patterson was appointed as the Key Opinion leader for NFinders in Europe and has trained a large number of the U.K. medical practitioners that currently use NFinders threads.

In conjunction with running a successful business, Dr Patterson with his wealth of industry knowledge, is constantly in demand by celebrities and journalists for his expert skills and opinions on the latest treatments and skincare trends within the media.

Dr Patterson holds regular clinics in Essex, Belfast, London and Leamington Spa.


Delighted with service. Complete professionals and have absolute trust in Woodford. Dr Patterson has just the right balance of skill, tact, friendliness and is an outstanding practitioner.

Dr Patterson is an extremely talented doctor and his vision for keeping things natural while improving is secondly to none. I have full faith and confidence in him and would not go anywhere else.

I have been having treatment with Dr Patterson since 2005 and have consistently had an excellent experience. The treatments have made a huge difference to me. Woodford Medical are absolutely fantastic and I would recommend them to anyone.

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