Robert Sarkany


38 years of experience
38 years of experience



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Dr. Robert Sarkany is a Consultant Dermatologist and Senior Photodermatology Consultant. He is experienced in treating skin diseases of all types in children and adults, specializing in skin rashes, skin cancer, sun sensitivity, and ultraviolet light therapy. Dr. Sarkany graduated from the University of London with a bachelor's degree, a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, and a Doctorate. He was made a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in 2003. He previously held consultant positions at Mayday and St George's before his current post. He led the Photodermatology Unit, establishing the National Xeroderma Pigmentosum Centre, the largest such centre in the world.Dr. Sarkany is actively involved in research on sunlight sensitivity, sun allergy, and ultraviolet light therapy and frequently lectures internationally. He has published extensively in dermatology research. He has served as an associate editor on the Rook's Textbook of Dermatology, Editorial Board Member of the 'Photodermatology Photoimmunology Photomedicine' Journal, President of the European Xeroderma Pigmentosum Society, co-Chair of the Britain and Ireland Porphyria Network, and Chair of the British Photodermatology Group.His expertise includes all types of rashes, skin lesions, skin cancers, moles, hair and nail problems, children and adults' skin problems, photosensitivity, phototherapy, and cutaneous porphyrias.


General Dermatology, Morphoea, Paediatric Dermatology

All procedures

  • Mole Check
  • Anti Fungal Therapy
  • Cryotherapy
  • Curettage
  • Cyst Removal
  • Dermoscopy
  • Hair Loss Treatments
  • Light Therapy
  • Minor Skin Surgery
  • Mole Mapping
  • Mole Removal
  • Psoriasis Treatment
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Screening
  • Skin Cancer Surgery
  • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
  • Skin Peels
  • Steroid Injection
  • Video Consultation

All conditions

  • Aged and Sundamaged Skin
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis (Solar Keratosis)
  • Alopecia (Hair Loss)
  • Alopecia Areata (Hair Loss)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Blistering Disorders
  • Bullous Pemphigoid
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus (CLE)
  • Cysts
  • Dandruff
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
  • Ethnic Skin and Hair
  • Fungal Infection
  • Henoch-Schönlein Purpura
  • Hives
  • Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating)
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Impetignised Eczema
  • Impetigo
  • Keloids
  • Lymphoedema
  • Measles
  • Melanoma
  • Melasma
  • Moles
  • Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid
  • Paronychia (Nail Infection)
  • Pemphigus
  • Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Razor Bumps
  • Rosacea
  • Rubella (German Measles)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scarring
  • Scleroderma
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Seborrhoeic Dermatitis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Tags
  • Skin of Colour
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Urticaria (Hives)
  • Vasculitis
  • Verruca
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts (Viral)


German, French, English


BSc (Hons), MBBS (Hons), FRCP (Lond), MD.

Registered with

General Medical Council: 3183847


Chelsea Bridge Road, London, SW1W 8RH


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Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

5 / 5

Personal care received

5 / 5

Explanation of care provided

5 / 5



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