Dr Firas Al-Niaimi

Dr Firas Al-Niaimi

MD, MSc, MRCP, EBDV

Dermatology

Recommended by  
4 specialists

19 years of experience
9 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.97

Bedside Manner

4.97

Explanation

4.97

Top feedback

“. I had treatment for a port au wine stain with Dr firas a couple a months ago. I have wanted to this for a long time as my birthmark affected my self confidence a lot . After visiting numerous different clinics I then came across Dr Firas. In my consultation he was was extremely considerate and explained he would treat me. After very few laser sessions I achieved clearance of my port au wine stain something which I thought was not possible .He truly has changed my life . He always wants to help his patients and do what is best for his patients which is what stood about Dr firas from other doctors . Hence why I am writing my story to recommend Dr Firas to any other client as he truly is a genius with lasers! In addition to this Dr Firas made me feel at ease when doing the treatments and I am over the moon with my results ! “
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Subspecialties

  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • General Dermatology
  • MOHS Surgery
  • Skin Cancer
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6051193
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £350

    Follow-up appointment: £220

    Practices worked at

    152 Harley Street

    152 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 7LH
    56 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    09:00 - 17:00
    Tue
    09:00 - 17:00
    Wed
    09:00 - 17:00
    Thu
    09:00 - 17:00
    Fri
    09:00 - 17:00
    Sat
    09:00 - 17:00
    Sun
    09:00 - 17:00

    About

    Professor Firas Al-Niami is an award winning dermatologist with over 210 scientific publications in medical journals, 10 book chapters ( plus a book of his own) and over 400 scientific presentations in more than 55 countries around the globe. He is a highly experienced and respected consultant dermatologist with over 18 years of medical experience and trained in some of the UK's top hospitals including the world-renowned St. John's Institute of Dermatology at Guy's and St. Thomas hospital.

    Such was his excellence and contribution to dermatology that in 2019 he was awarded the Global Excellence Aard for the title of best dermatologist in London for the year 2019 and in 2021 was promoted to professor in dermatology, the highest academic accolade in medicine.

    On top of the full range of dermatological services Dr Al-Niaimi offers at 152 Harley Street and BMI Hendon Hospital, he also provides the full management of skin cancer working alongside renowned plastic surgeons. He is highly skilled in all types of laser treatments and has a wealth of experience in the management of various dermatological conditions in addition to advanced cosmetic dermatology skills.

    He is a compassionate and warm doctor who is at the forefront of dermatological advances and always aims for a “personalised” treatment strategy that suits the individual needs of his patients.

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    Procedures

    • Acne and Scarring Treatments
    • Anti-Wrinkle Injections
    • Cyst Removal
    • Dermabrasion
    • Filler Injections
    • Laser Treatment
    • Light Therapy
    • Mesotherapy
    • Microneedling
    • Minor Skin Surgery
    • Mohs Surgery
    • Mole Check
    • Mole Mapping
    • Mole Removal
    • Non-Surgical Eyelid Lift (Non-Surgical Blepharoplasty)
    • Psoriasis Treatment
    • Scar Treatment
    • Skin Cancer Screening
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Skin Peels
    • Skin Rejuvenation
    • Thread Lifts
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    Special interests

    • Acne
    • Psoriasis
    • Aged and Sundamaged Skin
    • Contact Dermatitis
    • Cysts
    • Dermatitis
    • Impetigo
    • Melasma
    • Moles
    • Rosacea
    • Scarring
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Tags
    • Thread Veins
    • Warts (Viral)
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    Education

    Undergraduate degree with MSC in medicine 2002 Vrije Universiteit te Amsterdam

    MRCP in 2006

    Specialist Register entry date : Dermatology From 26 Jan 2012

    Advanced Dermatological Surgery and Lasers Fellowship

    European Board in Dermatology and Venereology 2014

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    Reviews

    4.97 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Bedside Manner
    Explanation
    Dermatology
    7/145
    Acne
    3/145
    Cosmetic Dermatology
    3/145
    Psoriasis
    1/145
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    . I had treatment for a port au wine stain with Dr firas a couple a months ago. I have wanted to this for a long time as my birthmark affected my self confidence a lot . After visiting numerous different clinics I then came across Dr Firas. In my consultation he was was extremely considerate and explained he would treat me. After very few laser sessions I achieved clearance of my port au wine stain something which I thought was not possible .He truly has changed my life . He always wants to help his patients and do what is best for his patients which is what stood about Dr firas from other doctors . Hence why I am writing my story to recommend Dr Firas to any other client as he truly is a genius with lasers! In addition to this Dr Firas made me feel at ease when doing the treatments and I am over the moon with my results !
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Dr.Al-Niaimi is an experienced and knowledgeable Dermatologist who truly values his patients. He’s work is outstanding and he has an amazing bedside manner. Most recently I went to him to have laser and Botox injection.I couldn’t be happier with the results,he did a tremendous job. I looked refreshed without it looking overdone. My experience as a patient was exceptional and I would highly recommend his work.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    I cannot recommend Dr Al-Niaimi highly enough. Dr Al-Niaimi is a true professional who is so clearly on top of what he does. He is someone who listens to his patients and understands what their needs are. His warm manner also puts one at ease. I have been very happy over the years with the results and wouldn’t think of going to anyone else!
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Dr.Firas is not only the most knowledgeable, skilled and experienced dermatologist I have ever had the upmost pleasure of having treatment from but he is also the most incredibly caring and empathetic consultant I have ever met. Despite the fact laser surgery isn't the most comfortable experience Dr. Firas always manages to make me smile and laugh throughout the entirety of my time at the practice. Dr. Firas has changed my life in the most amazing ways possible and I will forever be thankful for the miracles he has performed!
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Firas made me feel comfortable and relaxed from the moment I stepped into the clinic. He was welcoming and professional. I visited for repeat Botox and could not be more pleased with the final results. For any further dermatological needS I will be returning without a doubt.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Firas made me feel comfortable and relaxed from the moment I stepped into the clinic. He was welcoming and professional. I visited for repeat Botox and could not be more pleased with the final results. For any further dermatological needS I will be returning without a doubt.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I felt extremely comfortable and relaxed when I went to the clinic. Dr Firas was so welcoming and professional. I had repeat Botox across three areas as a repeat and I could not be more pleased. I would recommend and will be 100% going to Dr Firas for any other dermatological needs.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    I found Dr Firas Al-Niaimi to be very personable and professional. He made sure I was comfortable during the procedure and is happy to answer any concerns about the treatment.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    I found Dr Al-Niaimi to be extremely professional he explained the whole procedure first and put me completely at ease, he was totally focused throughout the treatment making sure I was comfortable throughout. I would highly recommend him he was polite and caring and made sure I understood the after treatment as well. I will definitely be going back to him in the future. Both him and his staff were lovely
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    I was very pleased with my experience with Dr Firas Al-Niaimi.Thank you so very much for taking care of me and being so skilled at what you do.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 4 doctors for:
    4

    Dermatology

    Dr Ahmed Bachelani
    Dr Ahmed Bachelani
    General Practice (GP)

    19-08-2018

    Dr Al-Niaimi is an excellent Dermatologist whose extensive knowledge and experience is only outmatched by the care and attention with which he treats his patients.

    For specialty: Dermatology
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr Francesco Lo Monaco
    Dr Francesco Lo Monaco
    Cardiology

    22-07-2018

    Dr Al-Niaimi is an excellent dermatologist, very knowledgeable, caring, empathetic. He is loved by all his patients and held in great esteem by his Colleagues! I would recommend him to any patient looking for the best Dermatologist around!

    For specialty: Dermatology
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr Vindy Ghura
    Dr Vindy Ghura
    Dermatology

    24-07-2018

    Dr Al-Niami is a talented dermatologist, laser specialist and Mohs surgeon who I was delighted to help in the training of. He has excellent knowledge and is humble with it! I would have no hesitation in recommending him to patients.

    For specialty: Dermatology
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr Fawad Hussain
    Dr Fawad Hussain
    Dermatology

    21-06-2017

    Dr Naimi is excellent skin surgeons and cosmetic dermatologist.

    For specialty: Dermatology
    Connection: Is a colleague

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