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Best Paediatric Dermatologists in Leeds, UK

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2 Leighton Street, Leeds, United Kingdom, LS1 3EB - 0.21 miles
Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital - 0.21 miles
2 Leighton Street, Leeds, United Kingdom, LS1 3EB
Recommended by 1 specialist
15 years of experience
Acne, Dermatitis, Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis), Aged and Sundamaged Skin + 39more

Dr Faheem Latheef is a UK trained and accredited Consultant Dermatologist based in Leeds. He has a particular interest in the subject of skin allergies, with the use of specialised tests such as cutaneous patch testing and skin prick testing but also runs one of the largest acne clinics in Leeds as well as having a research interest in melanoma skin cancers.

He holds the post of Consultant Dermatologist and Allergy specialist at the Leeds Centre for Dermatology, at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, recognised as an international centre of excellence for Cutaneous Allergy as well as conditions such as skin cancer, Acne and Rosacea. He is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Leeds and is actively involved in teaching and supervision of medical students and junior doctors in training. In addition he is the Lead Consultant for one of the Leeds Community Dermatology Services where he supervises General Practitioners with a specialist interest (GPWSI) in Dermatology as well as Dermatology Nurses. He regularly sees patient with general dermatology and inflammatory skin conditions including Psoriasis, Eczema, Alopecia, nail disorders, keloid scars, excessive sweating and for mole checks and other rashes.

Dr Faheem Latheef grew up in Sweden and India before moving to the UK for his undergraduate medical training at the University of Manchester. After graduation, he undertook his basic medical training at the Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust rotating through various hospital specialities. His specialist training in Dermatology was completed in the Leeds training programme, where he developed his interest in allergies and skin cancer. Additionally, Dr Latheef holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) with his masters thesis focusing on "Competitive Healthcare Strategies in the NHS" allowing him to get a better understanding of Healthcare Management and use of resources.

Having spent time in several countries and interacted with people from all walks of life, Dr Latheef is able to easily establish rapport with his patients, meaning that he effectively explores their ideas, concerns and expectations.Dr Latheef is held in high esteem by patients and colleagues for his friendly, down to earth, compassionate and caring style and for his emphasis on not just treating the skin but also the mind by recognising the significant impact that skin conditions can have on mental health and self confidence and by always ensuring that his patients leave with a complete understanding and holistic treatment plan for their condition.

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Dr Donald Hodge - Paediatric Dermatologists

Dr Donald Hodge

Paediatrics (Pediatrics)

2 Leighton Street, Leeds, United Kingdom, LS1 3EB - 0.21 miles
Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital - 0.21 miles
2 Leighton Street, Leeds, United Kingdom, LS1 3EB

Dr Donald Hodge

Paediatrics (Pediatrics)

Offers video consultation
28 years of experience
Allergies, Skin Prick Test, Food Allergies, Paediatric (Pediatric) Consultation + 28more

Dr Hodge is a Consultant in Paediatric Allergy and General Paediatrics and leads a very busy NHS practice in Leeds which provides all the paediatric allergy secondary care for Leeds and additionally provides a tertiary allergy service for Yorkshire.

Dr Hodge personally sees thousands of patients with allergic disease a year which provides him with a wealth of experience in the presentation of and treatment for food allergies (common foods including dairy, egg, fish, wheat) allergic rhinoconjunctivitis (hayfever – grass pollen, tree pollen, house dust mite), eczema, asthma and idiopathic urticaria (chronic hives).

  • Dr Hodge also has a depth of knowledge in many common paediatric medical problems due to the large number of young patients he sees each year. These include gastroesophageal reflux, constipation, weight issues, heart murmurs, recurrent infections, lymphadenopathy, abdominal pain, diarrhoea, colic and urinary tract infections.

Dr. Hodge offers a very detailed initial consultation that attempts to take into consideration all environmental factors that are relevant to diagnosis. Beyond allergy testing this involves looking at the patient's diet, family history and other genetic factors, plus a review of other atopic comorbidity. Treatments plans are shared with parents, schools and other caretakers and include a detailed document outlining the emergency medical management in the event of future accidental allergic reactions.

Dr Hodge is also able to offer immunotherapy treatment if required.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Allergy testing
  • Paediatric medicine
  • Skin Prick Testing
  • Food allergy
  • Asthma
  • Eczema
  • Urticaria
  • Immunotherapy – sublingual desensitisation for grass pollen allergy
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Bradford Road, Bingley, United Kingdom, BD16 1TW - 11.18 miles
The Yorkshire Clinic - 11.18 miles
Bradford Road, Bingley, United Kingdom, BD16 1TW
Offers video consultation
18 years of experience
Acne, Psoriasis, Rash, Skin Cancer + 53more

Dr Mohammed Shareef is a Consultant Dermatologist working in West Yorkshire. He has a particular interest in surgical dermatology and lasers for treatment.

Dr Shareef qualified in Medicine from NTR University of Health Sciences in 2004, before undertaking postgraduate medical training in Dermatology. He then completed research at the University of Dundee on Photodermatology. This involved the investigation of skin disorders caused by sunlight. Following this, he completed the Yorkshire Dermatology training programme. More impressively, he has completed a fellowship in Laser and Skin Cancer in Leeds. Dr Shareef has worked for many practices in the UK and the Middle East and in 2019 he began working as a Consultant for the Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and has moved to Clinical Lead Dermatologist.

Apart from his research and clinical work he enjoys teaching medical students and junior doctors. He has also written in several publications, as well as presented both nationally and internationally.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsies
  • Skin Cancer Surgery
  • Skin rejuvenation
  • Hair & Nail problems
  • Botox for hyperhidrosis
  • Milia removal
  • Acne treatments including Isotretinoin / roaccutane
  • Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating)
  • Psoriasis
  • Rosacea
  • Scarring
  • Eczema (atopic dermatitis)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Alopecia Areata (Hair Loss)
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