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Dermatology

Dermatology is the science that is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the skin, hair and nails.

Dermatologists identify and remove skin cancers, cysts, and other skin growths. They also help treat other skin issues such as acne, skin allergies, rashes, and abnormalities of the skin such as psoriasis, eczema, dandruff, dermatitis, and more. Many dermatologists also do some aesthetic, elective procedures such as laser treatments, anti-aging and injections for fine lines and wrinkles.

Woodthorpe Hospital’s Dermatology service provides patients with treatment for a wide variety of dermatological conditions under the management of Consultant Dermatologists Dr Sandeep Varma and Dr Anand Patel.

If you have any concerns about a skin condition, you are welcome to visit our dermatology teams for a check-up, diagnosis and any necessary treatment. 

Our specialist team can treat patients with a comprehensive range of conditions including:

• Skin biopsy
• Excision of cysts
• Excision of BCC and melanoma
• Curettage & Cauterisation
• Excision of lesions
• Photodynamic therapy
• Acne treatment
• Mole removal
• Laser thread vein removal
• Injections for Hyperhydrosis

For more information or to book a consultation please telephone us on 0115 9932 015 or click here to enquire online.