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The modern application of this discipline not only covers medical conditions but can also provide a degree of cosmetic relief to enhance natural looks or even slow the signs of aging.

Enquiries & Appointments

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Our Treatments

At King Edward VII’s Hospital we provide the highest levels of dermatological care in our Outpatient facility, with top London Dermatologist consultants and premium facilities. Treatments we offer including Mohs surgery, which focuses on the removal of skin cancers using a specialised technique to minimalise skin loss. Cosmetic dermatology can also help reduce signs of other surgeries and treatments, and we also work with specialist consultants both in general dermatology and specific areas such as immunodermatology.

If you are suffering with a skin condition or disease, expect the highest levels of medical attention from our world leading team of consultants, and outstanding personalised care. Our focus is your complete recovery in a relaxed environment, where you always come first.

Our Service

You become the centre of our attention from the moment you arrive at King Edward VII’s Hospital. With a legacy dating back over 120 years, we are accustomed to managing every fine detail, ensuring your stay is both pleasant and relaxing, returning you to everyday life with as little disruption as possible.

  • Consultants– we have over 300 world-leading professionals hand-picked on an invitation basis, ensuring only the highest standards of treatment and care for our patients.
  • Nurses – long standing, specifically trained and dedicated individuals, operating on a traditional matron led ward system focused on cleanliness and care.
  • Rooms– individual residences designed around your needs, with all the latest facilities including en-suite bathrooms, internet connections, and a silver standard room service.

Our Experts


Dr Richard Staughton  ›
Special interests include:
Skin Cancer (+ 2 more)
Dr Nilesh Morar  ›
Special interests include:
Skin Cancer (+ 8 more)
Dr Sarah Wakelin  ›
Special interests include:
Dermatology (+ 5 more)
Professor Malcolm Rustin  ›
Special interests include:
Skin Cancer (+ 3 more)
Dr Catherine Orteu  ›
Special interests include:
Connective Tissue Disease (+ 5 more)
Dr Richard Groves  ›
Special interests include:
Skin Cancer (+ 11 more)
Professor Christopher Bunker  ›
Special interests include:
Dermatology (+ 4 more)

Our Experts

Dr Catherine Orteu – Consultant Dermatologist

I thoroughly enjoy my Friday clinics at King Edward VII’s Hospital which provides a relaxed but efficient setting. I commonly treat inflammatory and autoimmune skin diseases such as eczema and morphoea, as well as skin cancer surgery and mole checks. The Dermatology service at King Edward VII’s Hospital provides a diverse and hugely experienced collection of top UK dermatologists.

Dr Catherine Orteu - MB BS BSc MD FRCP
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Why King Edward VII's Hospital?

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We don’t have to make promises at King Edward VII’s Hospital.
Our standards are apparent in everything we do…
  • Just 56 beds – because we are dedicated to providing truly personalised care
  • Hand-picked specialists – we invite only the world’s top consultants for our patients
  • Consistently low patient to nurse ratios – ensuring that every patient gets the attention they deserve
  • In-house Head chef – serving restaurant quality fine-dining meals every day
  • Supporting Veterans – providing subsidised medical care to Veterans of the Armed Forces since 1899.

There is a reason why over 98% of our patients would recommend King Edward VII’s Hospital to family and friends.
Book your consultation today: Call 020 7467 4344