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Dr Karen Watson

Consultant Dermatologist

BSc (Hons), BPharm, MBBS, FRCP

Languages spoken: English

Dr Karen Watson

Consultant Dermatologist

BSc (Hons), BPharm, MBBS, FRCP

Languages spoken: English

Patient Age Group

Adults

Year qualified

1998

Specialties

Dermatology

Gender

Female

Clinical Interests

General dermatology, mole checks, eczema, psoriasis, acne, dermatitis, folliculitis, acute rashes, diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers, including skin surgery, removal of moles, skin tags and cysts, acute rashes, hair and scalp problems, vulval and genital dermatology, treatment of warts and verrucas including freezing and DCP immunotherapy.

Biography

Dr Watson consults at Basinghall Clinic - Bupa Cromwell Hospital's outpatient centre in the city of London. She used to be a pharmacist and was Principal Pharmacist at the St John’s Institute of Dermatology, London before she studied medicine at Guy’s and St Thomas’s Hospital. She trained in dermatology at King’s College Hospital, London and was appointed Consultant Dermatologist at Orpington Hospital in 2007. Orpington Hospital became part of King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in 2013. She was Lead Clinician in Dermatology at Orpington Hospital in 2013 and held the position until June 2015, when she retired from the NHS. She has a broad range of interests in dermatology.

Professional memberships

British Association of Dermatologists (BAD), Royal College of Physicians, Royal Society of Medicine (RSM), British Medical Association (BMA)
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Appointments

020 7244 4891

Clinic opening times:

Tuesday

am/pm Basinghall

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