Dermatologist Dr Susannah Baron MBChB, FRCP consults on all general Dermatology in children and adults. Special interests include acne, eczema, allergy, mole checks and surgery in adults and children. Her NHS post is at Kent and Canterbury Hospital where she is the lead for Paediatric Dermatology. She takes a holistic approach to treatment and recognises the significant impact that skin disease has on peoples’ lives.
Dr Baron has been an invited lecturer for the Royal College of Physicians, the British Association of Dermatology and the British Dermatology Nursing Group. She is also at the forefront of education in Dermatology and is the joint Training Programme Director for Dermatology for the Kent, Sussex and Surrey Deanery.
Dr Susannah Baron is experienced in all skin disorders as well as in the emotional effects that conditions such as acne can have in teenagers and adults. She will explain your skin condition and guide you through your treatment options.
She is a very experienced dermatological surgeon and has established one of the only dedicated local anaesthetic paediatric surgical lists within the UK. She specialises in skin biopsies, removal of benign moles and skin tags, and injections for excessive sweating. She is experienced in all forms of skin cancers and performs mole checks and surgically removes suspicious lesions and skin cancers.
Dr Baron sees children with all skin conditions and has a particular interest in childhood eczema, allergies, acne and birthmarks. Dr Baron’s specialist interests and expertise include acne and eczema in children, teenagers and adults. Dr Baron has a diploma in medical hypnotherapy and can treat eczema patients with both medical treatment and hypnotherapy. She also has extensive experience in skin cancer and skin cancer surgery.
Dr Baron has extensive experience operating on children under local anaesthetic and has set up a dedicated paediatric surgical list in her NHS hospital.
Wednesdays 4pm to 7pm
Dr Susannah Baron is registered with the GMC and on the specialist register for Dermatology. Dr Baron is recognised by all major UK insurers and many international insurers. She is a member of the British Association of Dermatologists, the British Association of Paediatric Dermatology, the British Association of Dermatological Surgery, the Royal College of Physicians and the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries of London
Education and Training
Dr Susannah Baron MB ChB, MRCP qualified from Bristol University in 1992, and trained in general medicine, anaesthetics and paediatrics. Dr Baron then did her Specialist training in Dermatology in Leeds with Professor Cunliffe, an international expert in acne.
Publications and Press
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