Dermatology - information for professionals

Referral information

Illustration of doctor We only see patients following a referral from a doctor.

We also welcome email referrals from professionals for advice and guidance, ideally attaching good-quality clinical photographs with appropriate patient consent.

GPs can make advice and guidance referrals via Choose and Book.

Consultants can seek a teledermatology opinion by emailing a referral letter and photographs to

A consultant dermatologist is always available out-of-hours to provide emergency dermatology advice to doctors. You can contact the on-call dermatologist through the hospital switchboard (0121 333 9999).


We run annual courses for both dermatologists and paediatricians.

Our courses for professionals


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