Dermatology Service


GP colleagues refer a variety of skin conditions to this community based clinic. Skin surgery is also performed here. If a condition needs hospital care, the team will refer on into NHS hospital systems.

Skin conditions dealt with directly at Moorfield Clinic includes:

Skin conditions to be directed to secondary care include urgent cases of:

  • Eczema
  • Psoriasis
  • Initiation of immuno-supressants (through shared care may be feasible after initial stabilisation in secondary care)
  • Severe acne requiring Roaccutane
  • Skin malignancy (BCC/SCC /Melanoma Lymphona)
  • Bullous Disorders
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Scarring Conditions (e.g. DLE)
  • Systemic Disorders
  • Leg Ulcers