Dr Daniela Piras

Dr Daniela Piras

Dermatology

17 years of experience

Overall Rating

Overall
5
Bedside Manner
5
Explanation
5

Top feedback

“Excellent communication and explanation, very thorough and helpful. “
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Subspecialties

  • General Dermatology
  • Skin Cancer
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Italian
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6087249
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £200

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    Westland Medical Centre

    Westland Ave, Hornchurch, Essex, United Kingdom, RM11 3SD
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    The Medical Specialist

    57-61 Newington Causeway, London, United Kingdom, SE1 6BD
    2 reviews

    About

    Dr Daniela Piras is an accredited Consultant Dermatologist. Daniela trained at the Sassari University in Italy with successful qualifying with a Distinction in 1999. Dr Piras had further medical training in Dermatology and Venereology completed in 2003 and was awarded with a Distinction. Daniela also trained as a clinical research fellow at the Royal London Hospital in 2004.

    Dr Piras main dermatological interest is skin cancer including its assessment, diagnosis and treatment of malignant growths. She is also interested in treating acne, psoriasis, eczema and urticaria. Daniela participated in advanced training in Dermoscopy in order to assess a variety of skin disorders such as moles, warts and cancerous growths in a diverse range of skin and age groups. She provides the mole mapping with an advanced digital dermoscopy system for mole/naevus monitoring and skin cancer prevention.

    She had worked at Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospital NHS Trust for over 10 years dealing with inflammatory skin disorders and skin cancer.

    Currently Dr Daniela Piras practices as a Consultant Dermatologist at the Epsom and St Helier University Hospital NHS Trust .

    Dr Piras also handles her own private consultations at the Medical Specialists, Balppa House in London and at Westland Medical Centre in Hornchurch.

    Dr Piras is registered as a British Specialist of the General Medical Council (GMC) as well as being a successful member of the British Association of Dermatologists.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Skin examination
    • Dermoscopy for any skin lesion including benign and malignant growths
    • Skin lesion excision
    • Mole mapping provided by the consultant with high quality picture and immediate analysis
    • Treatment of skin diseases including acne, eczema
    • Treatment of skin lesions; moles, warts, cancerous growths in diverse skin types
    • Skin tags
    • Skin cancer including assessment, diagnosis and treatment
    • Skin disorders
    • Acne
    • Eczema
    • Psoriasis
    • Urticaria
    • Rosacea
    • Mole mapping provided by the consultant
    • Mole check
    • Minor surgery
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    Medical procedures

    • Cryotherapy
    • Dermoscopy
    • Mole Check
    • Mole Mapping
    • Mole Removal
    • Nose Cauterization
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Cancer Screening
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Skin Lesion Removal
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    Special interests

    • Acne
    • Blistering Disorders
    • Bullous Pemphigoid
    • Contact Dermatitis
    • Dandruff
    • Dermatitis
    • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    • Fungal Infection
    • Hives
    • Impetignised Eczema
    • Melanoma
    • Minor Skin Surgery
    • Moles
    • Psoriasis
    • Rash
    • Rosacea
    • Shingles
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Tags
    • Urticaria
    • Verruca
    • Warts (Viral)
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    Education

    Dr Piras is a member of: 

    The British Association of Dermatologists (BAD)

    The Royal College of Physicians (RCP)

    The Royal Society of Medicine (RSM)

     

     

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    Cyst Excision
    1/16
    Melasma
    1/16
    Skin abnormality
    1/16
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    Patient seen for:
    Skin abnormality
    Excellent communication and explanation, very thorough and helpful.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Very professional, friendly, easy to reach and talk to. I felt comfortable. Happy with the treatment.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Very happy with Dr Piras. Explained everything in a professional way. Easy to reach and talk to and felt comfortable.
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    (5/5)
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    Patient seen for:
    Cyst Excision Melasma
    Daniela was extremely professional on my issue, after the first assessment she recommended me to maxillofacial in order to remove a cyst lesión that has deteriorated.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Dr. Daniela Piras is a very good dermatologist, who combines a very nice, attentive, kind and careful temper and with a very high level of professionalism. Not only she is a competent specialist, but also a doctor who cares very much for her patients. She also instills her patients calmness and optimism. I would definitely recommend her!
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Daniela is an excellent dermatologist who I would recommend without hesitation. She is excellent with young children and put them at ease immediately.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
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    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Dr Piras is an excellent Dermatologist. I was confident with her diagnosis. Felt valued as her patient and sure in the knowledge that the outcome will be satisfactory. She shows care and kindness. She removed any fear and concern that I had.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
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    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Dr Daniela Piras is an extremely attentive dermatologist. She provided an excellent advice and guidance leaving me very reassured. She is highly knowledgeable, and with an informative attitude. To be mentioned also her courtesy and kindness. No hesitation to recommend her.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
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    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Very competent Doctor I met her several times and she has always solved my needs in a professional manner and kind approach.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Very professional and accurate on explaining the problems, always available if u have issues, I differently recommend
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