Professor Roderick James Hay

Professor Roderick James Hay

DM, FRCP, FRCPath, FMedSci

Dermatology

51 years of experience
25 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“He was friendly, explained things clearly and answered my questions “
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Subspecialty

  • General Dermatology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 1505166
  • British Association of Dermatologists: 15505166
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £220

    Follow-up appointment: £120

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,753 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    2,350 reviews

    About

    Professor Roderick Hay has expertise in a wide range of areas, including acne, eczema, psoriasis, impetigo, urticaria, dandruff, dermoscopy, cyst excision, skin cancer, infectious skin disease, tropical skin conditions, and mycoses.

    He graduated from Oxford University and Guys Hospital Medical School in 1971 before completing specialist training at Guy's Hospital and The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

    He was appointed as a consultant dermatologist in 1979 and worked as a consultant dermatologist at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals Trust, Belfast Hospitals Trust, and St John's Institute of Dermatology before joining King's College Hospital.

    Prof. Hay has served as an Honorary Consultant Microbiologist for Public Health England and University College Hospital London. He formerly worked for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the United States. He is currently a specialist advisor to the International Foundation for Dermatology and the World Health Organisation, where he advises on skin public health and tropical skin diseases.

    He has research interests in infectious skin diseases, mycoses, and tropical public health. He has published over 500 papers, 150 textbook chapters, and 9 books focusing on skin infections, eczema, fungal infections, and nail diseases.

    Procedures

    • Mole Check
    • Cryotherapy
    • Anti Fungal Therapy
    • Cyst Removal
    • Dermoscopy
    • Mole Removal
    • Nose Cauterization
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Cancer Screening
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Contact Dermatitis
    • Dandruff
    • Dermatitis
    • Fungal Infection
    • Impetigo
    • Rash
    • Shingles
    • Skin Cancer
    • Urticaria (Hives)
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    Education

    BM BCh, Oxford University (1971)

    MRCP/FRCP, Royal College of Physicians London (1974)

    DM, Oxford (1980)

    FRCPath, Royal College of Pathologists London (1985)

    FMedSci, Academy of Medical Sciences (2000)

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    General Dermatology
    3/7
    Mole Check
    3/7
    Cryotherapy
    1/7
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    He was friendly, explained things clearly and answered my questions
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    very thorough
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    Excellent and explained diagnosis thoroughly.
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    The professor was very professional, friendly and took time to answer all my questions.
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    Friendly, I felt listened to, he explained his thoughts on a possible diagnosis. A treatment plan was discussed and next steps. I walked out feeling much better and with a diagnosis.
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    (5/5)
    Professor Hay helped resolved my issue with tact and care, offering advice and assurance about the condition.
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    Great overall experience. Very friendly doctor.
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