Professor Malcolm Rustin

Professor Malcolm Rustin

MBBS, BSc, MD, FRCP

Dermatology

Offers video consultation
45 years of experience
26 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.86

Bedside Manner

4.81

Explanation

4.81

Top feedback

“he is simply a top class caring consultant with excellent patient care “
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Subspecialties

  • General Dermatology
  • Skin Cancer
  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Dermatology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 2348760
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £210

    Practices worked at

    King Edward VII's Hospital

    5-10 Beaumont St, London, United Kingdom, W1G 6AA
    1,841 reviews

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1,537 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    13:00 - 19:00
    Tue
    17:00 - 19:00
    Wed
    11:00 - 20:00
    Thu
    12:00 - 19:00
    Fri
    09:00 - 17:00
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Dr Malcolm Rustin is a Consultant Dermatologist with a specialist interest in atopic eczema, skin cancer, psoriasis and rare skin diseases. He qualified from Medicine in 1976 from the University of London, and he completed his medical training at Middlesex Hospital in London. He then undertook his specialist dermatology training at St Bart’s Hospital and University College Hospital. Following this, he completed his Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree in 1988 and was soon appointed Consultant at The Royal Free Hospital a year later.

    He is actively involved in research in atopic eczema and works with Professor Arne Akbar from the Department of Immunology. He has been a supervisor to many MD and PhD students, and has published over 100 articles based on his research. He was awarded a personal chair by University College London in 2011. He has been the Academic Vice-president of the British Association of Dermatologists, President of the Section of Dermatology at the Royal Society of Medicine and is President Elect of the Dowling Club.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Dermoscopy
    • Cryotherapy
    • Mycology
    • Diagnostic skin biopsies
    • Excision of benign lesions
    • Excision of skin cancers
    • Pulsed dye laser treatment
    • Research interests
    • New drug therapies
    • Immune mechanisms associated with ageing and skin malignancy

     

    • General dermatology
    • Atopic eczema
    • Connective tissue diseases
    • Skin laser
    • Hirsutism

     

    Procedures

    • Skin Biopsy
    • Psoriasis Treatment
    • Skin Cancer Screening
    • Cryotherapy
    • Anti Fungal Therapy
    • Curettage
    • Cyst Removal
    • Dermoscopy
    • Hair Loss Treatments
    • Light Therapy
    • Minor Skin Surgery
    • Mole Check
    • Mole Mapping
    • Mole Removal
    • Nose Cauterization
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Skin Cancer
    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis (Solar Keratosis)
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Dermatitis
    • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    • Psoriasis
    • Rash
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)
    • Warts (Viral)
    • Aged and Sundamaged Skin
    • Alopecia Areata (Hair Loss)
    • Blistering Disorders
    • Bullous Pemphigoid
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus (CLE)
    • Cysts
    • Fungal Infection
    • Henoch-Schönlein Purpura
    • Hives
    • Impetignised Eczema
    • Impetigo
    • Melanoma
    • Moles
    • Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid
    • Pemphigus
    • Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis
    • Rosacea
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Scleroderma
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Urticaria (Hives)
    • Vasculitis
    • Vitiligo
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    Education

    MBBS, BSc, MD, FRCP

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    Reviews

    4.83 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.86
    Bedside Manner
    4.81
    Explanation
    4.81
    General Dermatology
    8/21
    Skin Biopsy
    4/21
    Psoriasis Treatment
    3/21
    Skin Cancer Screening
    3/21
    Cryotherapy
    2/21
    Skin Cancer
    2/21
    Acne
    1/21
    Actinic Keratosis (Solar Keratosis)
    1/21
    Basal Cell Carcinoma
    1/21
    Dermatitis
    1/21
    Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    1/21
    Psoriasis
    1/21
    Rash
    1/21
    Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)
    1/21
    Warts (Viral)
    1/21
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    he is simply a top class caring consultant with excellent patient care
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    Competent and easy on any explanation. Could improve on his bedside manner.
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    (4/5)
    ARRIVED SLIGHTLY EARLY - SHOWN TO WAITING AREA - WAS SEEN ON TIME. CONSULTANT WAS PERSONABLE AND OBVIOUSLY KNOWLEDGEABLE - VERY CONFIDENT IN HIS DIAGNOSIS AND PROSCRIBED TREATMENT. A SATISFIED CLIENT/PATIENT
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    Patient seen for:
    Highly recommend Professor Rustin. Thorough knowlegeable and kind consultant. Extremely professional
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    (5/5)
    Pleasant, calming, helpful in every way. I highly recommend Prof Rustin
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    (5/5)
    Amazing. He really listened to me.
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    Patient seen for:
    excellent and very professional.
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    (5/5)
    Excellent, Caring & Painless !
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very pleasant and knowledgeable
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Professor Rustin is not only a superb and caring doctor, he is also a kind and fine human being.
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