Dr Rakesh Patalay MBBS B.Sc. MRCP(UK) Ph.D is a consultant dermatologist. He is an expert in procedural dermatology after further higher training in the UK and USA. He is the clinical lead for the skin cancer screening service at Guy's Hospital and teaches dermatology both in the UK and abroad.
He has expertise in
Inflammatory Skin Conditions - acne, rosacea,
Lesion Assessment and Treatment - warts, benign lesions, lipomas, cysts, moles, other facial lesions
Skin cancer - basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, melanoma and moles
Procedures - Biopsies, Surgery, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Lesion Removal, cryotherapy, Acne Scarring Treatments
Lasers -for redness, pigmentation, scarring treatments, laser skin resurfacing, keloid scars, thread veins, facial broken veins.
Cosmetic - Surgical and Laser treatment for rejuvenation, Injectables.
Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
Skin Surgery - Removal of mole, lesions, cysts
Dermoscopy - for diagnosis of moles and skin lesions
Skin Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment
Acne Scarring Treatment - Subcision, Resurfacing Laser
Lasers- sun spots, red birth marks, rejuvenation, scar improvement, brown birthmarks, broken facial veins, leg thread veins.
Cosmetic Treatment- injectables
Axillary Botox for Excess Sweating
Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Acne and Rosacea
Mole Diagnosis and Screening
Skin Cancer -Basal Cell Carcinoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Melanoma
Lesions including warts, cysts, lipomas
Birthmarks - Red and Brown
Scarring Revision - surgery and lasers