Dr Waseem Bakkour

GMC Number: 6117184
Consultant Dermatologist

Dr Waseem Bakkour is a senior Consultant Dermatologist, Dermatological, Laser and
Cosmetic Surgeon and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of the UK (FRCP).
He worked as a Consultant Dermatologist for many years in one of central London’s
most prestigious university hospitals (UCL) where he was in charge of skin cancer
screening and privately on world renowned Harley street where he was a leading expert
in skin cancer and advanced dermatological surgery (Mohs), in addition to lasers and
aesthetic dermatology and his colleagues frequently trusted him and referred their
patients for his opinion. He also has extensive experience in general dermatology.

Dr Bakkour trained in Dermatology at a large tertiary excellence centre in Manchester,
UK where he attained his CCT (certificate of completion of training) in Dermatology. He
followed this by an 18 month Royal College approved fellowship in Mohs micrographic
surgery, lasers and aesthetic dermatology with further training at the world renowned
John Hopkins hospital, USA.  After working in central London for many years, he
decided to split his time between Dubai (for family reasons) and London. In Dubai he
worked as the director of Dermatology at one of the largest hospitals in the region (The
American Hospital) and at the prestigious skin experts clinic. This helped him broaden
his experience, particularly in the field of advanced aesthetic dermatology.

Dr Bakkour is an active member of the British Association of Dermatology and the
British Society of Dermatological Surgery.  He has been involved in research and
published many books and articles and presented his work at international meetings.
He has also trained many dermatologists in the UK and continues to be active in
training the next generation of dermatologists.  His aim is to provide the best
personalised care to his patients.

Areas of Expertise

  • Skin Cancer and Mole Screening
  • Skin Surgery
  • Acne
  • Mohs micrographic surgery
  • Photodynamic therapy
  • Basal cell carcinoma, actinic keratosis, squamous cell carcinoma, melanoma
  • Aesthetic dermatology (Botox, fillers)
  • Advanced lasers
  • Eczema
  • Psoriasis
  • Advanced dermatological surgery
  • Mole check and surgical/laser removal
  • Mole mapping
  • Warts
  • Rosacea

Skin Cancer Screening Specialists

Latest technology ensures better and faster results.
Accurate and painless procedure that may provide an alternative to physical biopsy. Our Consultant Dermatologists visualise your skin with a resolution at the cellular level.

Few clinics in the UK can match our range of non-invasive imaging tools. We are able to carry out mole mapping, dermoscopy and digital dermoscopy.

We believe we represent the future of dermatology. We are leading consultants in the area of digital dermoscopy and use the very latest technology to offer patients a non-invasive diagnosis, reducing the number of unnecessary biopsies.

Our non-invasive, state-of-the-art technology ensures a painless procedure that leaves no scars. We reduce stress and we can save time and money.