General Dermatology / Medico-legal Dermatology

This is consultant dermatologist only. We offer the highest quality of care in both diagnosis, and medical and surgical management of all skin disease.

Common conditions treated include:

  • Acne
    Acne on the Shoulders
  • Eczema
    Patchy Eczema
  • Psoriasis
    Psoriasis
  • Urticaria/Hives
  • Warts
  • Hair disorders and hair loss
  • superficial spreading melanoma

  • precancerous conditions (solar keratoses, bowens disease)
  • alopecia and other hair related disorders
  • hyperhidrosis (localised excessive sweating)

Investigations offered include:

  • Skin biopsy
  • Patch testing for allergy
  • Mycology for fungal disorders

Specialist treatments include:

  • Surgery
  • Laser
  • Phototherapy
  • Systemic treatments for acne, eczema and psoriasis

For more detailed information on specific dermatological conditions see www.bad.org.uk – patient information leaflets