Mr John Pereira

John runs a cosmetic/plastic surgery clinic at The Cooden Clinic. In 1986 he started his medical training at Guy's Hospital in London and after completing his general surgical training he was appointed to the Thames Regional Specialist Training Programme in Plastic Surgery.

John became a consultant at the world famous Queen Victoria Hospital (East Grinstead) in 2002 and has successfully treated thousands of patients since. He now concentrates on his own practice based in Sussex and now here at the Cooden clinic.

He is fully trained in the UK and on the specialist register of the General Medical Council as a plastic and Cosmetic Surgeon. John is a member of UKAAPS (UK Aesthetic Association Plastic Surgeons) and ISAPS (International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons). He travels to the USA yearly to assess the latest treatments and surgical advances in Cosmetic Surgery to bring the best and most cutting edge treatments back to Sussex. John specialises in Cosmetic surgery of the Face, Eyes, Ears, Breasts, Body, genitalia as well as Non-surgical procedures. The treatments that he offers at the Cooden

Medical group includes:

  • Skin lesion removal
  • Upper/lower Blepharoplasty
  • Prominent ear correction (Pinnaplasty)
  • Earlobe repair
  • Labiaplasty
  • Gynaecomastia
  • Liposuction
  • Scar revision
  • Tattoo excision
  • Nano fat treatment

Procedures needing a general anaesthetic or sedation can be consulted at the Cooden Clinic and treated at a local private hospital. This includes all aspects of cosmetic surgery of the face and body.

John has been involved in many radio and television programmes including Sky’s “Extreme Makeover UK”, Discovery’s “My Naked Secret” and CH4’s popular “Embarrassing Bodies” show. John prefers to concentrate on his local patients however and provides a high quality personally delivered service, helped by his wife Beverley, Secretary Kim and the excellent staff at the Cooden Clinic.


  • "True excellence, would not hesitate to recommend. Thank you team, you are all wonderful."
  • "Always felt welcomed, always felt well informed, always felt taken care of. Thank you Dr Faris & Shannen!"
  • “I received a very high standard of care from initial consultation to after treatment. All staff were unfailingly polite and courteous and I would recommend the clinic unreservedly.”
  • “I was very satisfied with the treatment and Dr. Mo Faris carried out the procedure in a very efficient and professional way. I wouldn't hesitate to have any further problem carried out at your clinic.”
  • “Excellent reception welcome and procedure on my legs was very quick and painless. Thank you all. I would definitely recommend The Cooden Medical Group.”
  • "The clinic made my whole procedure as comfortable and relaxing as possible. Would certainly recommend Dr Faris and his team to my friends and family."
  • "Very professional, friendly staff with a good range of treatments on offer to make me look and feel better."