Dr Richardson is a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon specialising in breast and skin cancer surgery. After graduating with First Class Honours in Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the University of Queensland, Dr Richardson completed a three-year residency at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane. He was then accepted into the Plastic and Reconstructive training program where he undertook four years of specialised training at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Mater Children’s Hospital, the Royal Children’s Hospital in Brisbane, and the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne.
After his training, Dr Richardson went on to establish his own private practice, Brisbane Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery. Dr Richardson also works as a visiting reconstructive surgeon at the Royal Children’s public hospital in Brisbane.
He is a certified member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons, the Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons. Dr Richardson has also published extensive articles on plastic surgery.