Dermatology

What we do

The dermatology team provides a comprehensive service for adults and children with skin problems. In addition to the general skin clinic, there are specialist clinics for early diagnosis and management of skin cancer, mole checks, children's dermatology, hyperhidrosis, cutaneous infections, vulval skin disorders and cutaneous sarcoid.

We work closely with other specialists at King's and have particular expertise in the management of connective tissue skin disease, graft versus host disease, skin surveillance in liver and renal transplant recipients and skin problems in ethnic minority populations.

Location

Ground floor, Normanby Building, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS

Contact Details

Patient Information Leaflets

Conditions we treat

In addition to the general dermatology clinics, we also hold specialist clinics for:

  • patch-testing
  • paediatric dermatology
  • rapid access skin cancer
  • cutaneous surgery
  • vulval dermatoses
  • connective tissue diseases
  • GVHD
  • diphencyprone treatment of recalcitrant viral warts and alopecia areata
  • botox therapy for axillary hyperhidrosis
  • cutaneous surveillance for solid organ transplant recipients
  • and psychological support for patients with skin disorders within the department

Facilities include two dedicated minor operation theatres, phototherapy facilities (TL01 and PUVA), day treatment facilities, nurse-led clinics and iontophoresis.

Booking a patient at King's

Appointments for this service are made via the national Choose and Book system. Please see the Choose and Book page for more information.

Other ways to refer

Routine Referrals

Please fax routine referrals to 020 3299 3616 or book directly via Choose and Book under one of the following named services:

  • Adult General Dermatology-Dermatology Dept-King's College Hospital-RJZ
  • Changing Pigmented lesion-DermatologyDept-King's College Hospital-RJZ
Emergency Referrals

To speak directly with the Duty Registrar to arrange for a patient to be seen urgently, please call 020 3299 9000 Bleep 214

Other Queries
For advice and guidance for urgent referrals
please contact the Duty Registrar on 020 3299 9000 Bleep 214
For advice and guidance for routine referrals
please email kch-tr.Dermatology@nhs.net

Referral Forms

There are no referral forms for this service.

Key Clinical Staff

Name Job Title
Dr Saqib Bashir Consultant Dermatologist with a Special Interest in Dermatological Surgery
Dr Tanya Basu Locum Consultant
Dr Ai-Lean Chew Consultant
Dr Michele Clement Consultant Dermatologist
Dr Daniel Creamer Consultant
Dr Sandy Flann Consultant dermatologist
Prof Roderick Hay Consultant Dermatologist with a special interest in Infectious Diseases
Mr David Heron Matron Dermatology/Rheumatology.
Dr Elisabeth Higgins Consultant
Dr Justine Kluk Consultant Dermatologist
Dr Rachael Morris-Jones Consultant
Mrs Rebecca Moss Lead Nurse for Dermatology and CNS skin cancer Orpington site
Dr Stephanie Munn consultant
Mr Andrew Pembroke Consultant dermatologist
Dr Sarah Walsh Consultant Dermatologist