Dr Victoria Akhras

Dr Victoria Akhras

MBBS (Hons), BSc (Hons), MRCP, MD

Dermatology

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2 specialists

19 years of experience
10 years as a specialist
Video consultation available

Overall Rating

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4.94
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4.94
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4.94

Top feedback

“Dr. Akhras was professional and accomadating.“
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Subspecialty

  • Paediatric Dermatology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4726696
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £275

    Follow-up appointment: £225

    Practices worked at

    The Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

    35 Devonshire Place, Marylebone, London, United Kingdom, W1G 6JP
    241 reviews

    About

    Dr Victoria Akhras is a highly trained consultant dermatologist currently working in the London area. She is an expert in general dermatology and she is also the lead clinician in one of the largest skin cancer screening and treatment centres in the UK. Dr Akhras is actively involved in dermatological research and has set up the Skin Tumour Tissue Research Centre at St George's Hospital.

    She was awarded a travelling fellowship,and has spent time at the Sydney Melanoma Unit in Australia. In 2010, she completed a research project looking at lymphatic function and its role in the spread of melanoma, for which she was awarded an MD. Dr Akhras consults on all general dermatology for both adults and children, and treats conditions such as acne, eczema, allergy and psoriasis. She also runs a specialised diphencyprone clinic for the treatment of viral warts and alopecia areata.

    Her training and well rounded experience in the field of dermatology has resulted in her developing a plethora of highly tuned skills in the field of dermatology. She is able to provide the best dermatological care to all her patients. 

     

     

     

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    Medical procedures

    • Mole Removal
    • Cryotherapy
    • Mole Check
    • Mole Mapping
    • Nose Cauterization
    • Photodynamic therapy (PDT)
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Cancer Screening
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Skin Lesion Removal
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Acne
    • Contact Dermatitis
    • Cysts
    • Dermatitis
    • Hives
    • Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating)
    • Lupus
    • Lymphedema
    • Melanoma
    • Minor Skin Surgery
    • Moles
    • Psoriasis
    • Rash
    • Scleroderma
    • Shingles
    • Skin Cancer
    • Urticaria
    • Vasculitis
    • Verruca
    • Vitiligo
    • Warts (viral)
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    Education

    Primary Medical Qualification

    • MB BS 2000 University of London

    Specialist Register entry date

    Dermatology from 10 Feb 2011

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    Reviews

    4.94 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    Dr. Akhras was professional and accomadating.
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    Excellent!
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    She is very professional and thorough. I found her conduct to be beyond reproach.
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    Dr. Akhras was terrifically helpful and professionally as I was traveling from the U.S. and had an urgent need for help while traveling further internationally. I really appreciated her fitting me in for an appointment and treating my issue.
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    Dr Akhras has treated two of my teenage children. She has a lovely manner which inspires confidence and puts youngsters at their ease.
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    Very kind
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    Very courteous, professional and reassuring. Dr Akhras gave a precise overview of possible treatment and their pros and cons. Extremely conscientious, she went out of her way to ensure the issue was cured. Highly recommended!
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    Really good
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    Dr Victoria Akhras is a very empathetic doctor with a wonderful manner. Aftercare was excellent and is very prompt with her response to any concerns that one has. Highly recommend her
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    Dr Arkhras was great. Very knowledgeable and very professional. Gave good overview of treatment options and was careful to explain pros and cons of treatments.
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    Excellent
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    Very attentive and supportive. Thank you!
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    Dr. Akhras is a very kind & gentle lady. She was very professional & reassuring. I would definitely recommend her. Thank you.
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    I was scared but not anymore thank you
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    Excellent!
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    Very personable.
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    Good Consultation
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    260£ for a 10 min consultation. Definitely overpriced
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    Dr Victoria Akhras

    We are very sorry to hear that you did not have a 5* experience at our clinic and would value the opportunity to put this right. Can you please get in touch with the team on info@hs-dc.co.uk or call and ask to speak to the practice manager Sarah. Best wishes and hope to hear back from you soon.

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    Very good
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    Very knowledgeable and excellent care.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 2 doctors for:
    2

    Dermatology

    Dr Jane Ashby
    Dr Jane Ashby
    Genito-Urinary Medicine

    11-10-2016

    Fantastic clinical acumen, highly personable manner—would not hesitate to recommend to family and friends.

    For specialty: Dermatology
    Connection: We trained together
    Dr Paul Farrant
    Dr Paul Farrant
    Dermatology

    18-05-2020

    Dr Akhras is a very experienced consultant dermatologist who specialises in both general dermatology and skin cancer detection. She has particular expertise in connective tissue diseases and the skin. I highly recommend her as a colleague.

    For specialty: Dermatology
    For conditions: Lupus, Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis), Skin Cancer, Melanoma, Psoriasis, Acne, Dermatitis, Aged and Sundamaged Skin, Rash
    For procedures: Skin Cancer Screening, Skin Biopsy, Mole Check, Mole Mapping
    Connection: Is a colleague

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