Dr Eccleston specialises, and has over 18 years experience, in the use of lasers, Botox®, and many other injectable aesthetic procedures, having developed an interest in Cosmetic Dermatology during 1993. He joined MediZen as Clinical Director in 1999 as one of the very few medical practitioners in the UK to have undertaken clinical trials on the use of all 3 of the UK licensed brands of the world’s most popular injectable cosmetic treatment, Botulinum toxin.
Over the years he have sought and received personal training from worldwide experts in their field, including Dr Jean Carruthers, the doctor credited with first identifying the potential for Botox® as an aesthetic treatment in Canada in the late 1980’s.
As he has grown in his expertise, Dr Eccleston has in turn enjoyed training other practitioners, and has personally trained over 9,000 doctors on injection technique in the use of Botox® for cosmetic purposes and excessive sweating, and the use of dermal fillers for facial contouring. Over the years he has been asked to help people who have received incorrect or poor treatment from other providers and is now recognised as an expert in managing complications of injectables, receiving referrals from other practitioners on the rare occasions things do not go as planned.
Dr Eccleston is an active member of The British College of Aesthetic Medicine and has an international reputation for being an entertaining speaker, lecturing on the subject of aesthetic medicine in both the UK and abroad. He hasalso appeared in and authored many magazine articles and taken part in television and radio interviews on the subject of non-surgical medical aesthetics. Currently he is a medical adviser for the UK’s largest aesthetic information website, www.consultingroom.com and sits on advisory panels for a number of leading companies involved in producing products & treatments for the aesthetic market.
Dr David Eccleston has been named as Tatler’s ‘Man in the Midlands for Botox®’ and in The Daily Mail as one of the UK’s top 10 Botox® Doctors in a feature; ‘superstars of the aesthetic world’.In 2016 he won ‘Proactive Doctor of the Year’ at the Safety in Beauty Awards. The Safety in Beauty awards champions those who go the extra mile to keep the public safe from rogue and unscrupulous practitioners and, commends “special candidates who have displayed extraordinary dedication to raising awareness and standards in the beauty, health, aesthetics field.”