Dr Karolina Gholam, Consultant in Paediatric Dermatology, currently works within the Great Ormond Street Hospital. She also holds the position of Honorary Lecturer at the Institute of Child Health.
Dr Gholam is dually accredited in paediatrics and dermatology, one of only 2 doctors throughout the entire UK to do so. She undertook her postgraduate Master’s in Clinical Paediatrics, her Master’s thesis focused on Familial Haemophagocytic Histiocytosis. Her research work was later published in the journal “Clinical and Experimental Immunology”. She has also had other peer-reviewed publications including articles on the use of propranolol for infantile haemangiomas and other paediatric dermatology conditions. She continues to contribute back to the education of young doctors, she qualified from the Paediatric Educator’s Programme and regularly lectures on all aspects of paediatric dermatology.
- Anti Fungal Therapy
- Light Therapy
- Nose Cauterization
- Patch Test
- Psoriasis Treatment
- Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
- Alopecia Areata (Hair Loss)
- Blistering Disorders
- Contact Dermatitis
- Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS)
- Fungal Infection
- Napkin Dermatitis (Nappy Rash)
- Warts (Viral)
- MBBS University of Patras, Greece 1998
- MSc Institute of Child Health, University College London 2007
- FRCPCH Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health 2010
- SCEderm Membership of the Royal College of Physicians 2014
- British Association of Dermatology
- Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
- British Society of Paediatric Dermatology
- European Society of Paediatric Dermatology
- International Society of Paediatric Dermatology
- Royal Society of Medicine
"Dr Gholam is an excellent dermatologist, very professional, approachable and and highly recommended by myself and colleagues."
"I would recommend Dr Karolina Gholam for Paediatric Dermatology consultations. She is fully trained in both Paediatrics and Dermatology and she is a Great Ormond Street Hospital Consultant Paediatric Dermatologist. All patients are very happy with her diagnoses and management."