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Dr Nilesh Morar, Consultant Dermatologist

Specialist Details
Full name

Dr Nilesh Morar

Qualifications

MB ChB FCDerm MMedDerm FRCP DPhil(Oxon)

Title

Consultant Dermatologist

Specialties

Dermatology, Paediatric Dermatology

Site specialisation

Psoriasis, eczema, acne, infections, mole checks, skin cancer

Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

The management of general dermatological conditions affecting the skin, hair and nails, diagnosis and management of skin cancers, mole checks, eczema, psoriasis, acne, infections and male genital disorders.

Background Information
Biography

Graduated cum laude in 1993 and began specialising in dermatology in 1996.  Appointed consultant dermatologist at the end of 1999.  Awarded Wellcome Trust Fellowship in 2003 to pursue PhD at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics at the University of Oxford on the 'Genetics and genomics of atopic dermatitis'. Currently based at Imperial College London and apart from managing adult patients at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and the Royal Brompton Hospital he was also honorary consultant paediatric dermatologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital. 
 
Appointment can be made via Cromwell Hospital Appointments on 020 7460 5700.

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Gujrati, Afrikaans

Availability
Regular Cromwell clinics

Yes

Clinic days

Mon: Tue: Wed: Thurs: Fri: Sat: alt am/pm

Appointments telephone number

0203 301 8171

Additional Career Information
Year qualified

1993

Memberships

British Association of Dermatologists, The Royal College of Physicians , The Royal Society of Medicine , British Society of Investigative Dermatology, The General Medical Council , University of Oxford Congregation, South African Medical and Dental Council , The College of Medicine of South Africa

NHS hospitals

Cheslea and Westminster/Royal Brompton

Posts

Honorary Consultant Great Ormond Street, Molecular Genetics, Imperial College London

Research interests

PhD at the University of Oxford on the molecular genetics of atopic dermatitis (eczema). Research also on HIV related skin conditions and psoriasis.

Key published papers

Morar N, Willis- Owen SAG, Moffatt MF et al. The genetics of atopic dermatitis.  J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2006 Jul;118(1):24-34.   
Morar N, Bowcock AM, Harper JI et al. Investigation of the Chromosome 17q25 PSORS2 locus in atopic dermatitis. J Invest Dermatol. 2006; 126(3):603-606. 
Morar N. Genetics and genomics of atopic dermatitis. Genomics and Clinical Medicine, Oxford University press, New York. In press. 
Morar N, Cookson WOCM, Harper J et al. Filaggrin mutations in children with severe atopic dermatitis. J Invest Dermatol. 2007 Feb 15; [Epub ahead of print] 
Willis-Owen SAG, Morar N et al. Atopic dermatitis: insights from linkage overlap and disease co-morbidity. Expert Rev Mol Med. 2007, Apr 3;9(9):1-13. 

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Media coverage

Our consultants regularly contribute to hospital publications, as well as national newspaper articles and television coverage.