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Karolina Gholam

Dr Karolina Gholam

Consultant Paediatric and Adolescent Dermatologist

MBBS FRCPCH MSc SCEderm

Languages spoken: English French Greek

Dr Karolina Gholam

Consultant Paediatric and Adolescent Dermatologist

MBBS FRCPCH MSc SCEderm

Languages spoken: English French Greek

Patient Age Group

Paediatric

Year qualified

1998

Specialties

Dermatology

Gender

Female

Clinical Interests

All kinds of children's (paediatric) skin problems including eczema and allergy; urticaria (hives); psoriasis; infections; warts and molluscum; birthmarks; genetic conditions, haemangiomas and other vascular anomalies, moles, acne and other rashes as well as hair and nail conditions. Cryotherapy (freezing) and laser treatment.

Biography

Dr Karolina Gholam is currently working as a Paediatric Dermatology Consultant at Great Ormond Street Hospital and as an Honorary Lecturer at the Institute of Child Health. She is one of only two doctors dually accredited in Paediatrics and Dermatology in the United Kingdom. She obtained a Masters Degree in Clinical Paediatrics and her thesis on Familial Haemophagocytic Histiocytosis was published in the journal Clinical and Experimental Immunology. She completed the Paediatric Educators Programme and lectures regularly on paediatric dermatology related topics. She has published on the use of propranolol for infantile haemangiomas and other paediatric dermatology conditions.

NHS Base (trust)

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust

Professional memberships

British Association of Dermatologists (BAD), Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH), British Society for Paediatric Dermatology (BSPD), International Society of Pediatric Dermatology (ISPD), Royal Society of Medicine (RSM)
Karolina Gholam

Appointments

020 7460 5700

Clinic opening times:

Wednesday

alt pm

Saturday

am

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