Area of Practice Dermatology
Specialist Interests

Paediatric and Adult Dermatology; Skin tumours / skin cancer; Dermatological surgery for skin cancers and benign lesions; Photodermatology & Photodynamic therapy ; Patch Testing for skin allergy; Chemical peel & cosmetic dermatology.

Professional Profile

I trained initially at Madras Medical College in Dermatology and General Medicine, worked for a year in Leprosy before coming to the UK ….In the UK I trained at Hull, Glasgow, Birmingham and St John’s Dermatology Centre, London. I work as a locum at Addenbrooke’s Hospital Cambridge as a Senior Registrar and at St Bartholomews’s Hospital London as a Locum Consultant and later as a Locum consultant for a year at Royal Free Hospital, London. I was appointed as a consultant to Dudley in 1995 which I left in 2001 to take up a consultant’s post in Tunbridge Wells, Kent. With Medway taking on Dermatology services in west Kent the Tunbridge Wells Dermatology service comes under Medway’s administrative jurisdiction though services are provided at Borough Green, Edenbridge and Crowborough Hospitals on the NHS.