Consultant Profile

Dr Paul Farrant

Dr Paul Farrant BSc MBBS MRCP
Practicing at:
The Montefiore Hospital
  • Dermatology
    • Skin cancer
Special clinical interests:
  • All types of non-scarring and scarring hair loss
  • Scalp disorders
Research interests:

Scarring and non-scarring hair loss

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Brighton and Sussex University NHS Hospitals Trust, Consultant Dermatologist and Clinical Lead

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Royal College of Physicians
British Association of Dermatologists
European Hair Research Society
Royal Society of Medicine

Contact Details 
Background Information 
Professional profile:

As a general dermatologist Dr Farrant see patients with all types of skin problems, from Acne to Zoon’s. His interests include acne, eczema and psoriasis.

Working on the South Coast, approximately 50% of a dermatologist’s workload is related to sun damage and skin cancer and these are treated by medical and surgical means.

Dr Farrant's main clinical interest is hair loss and scalp disorders and he runs the only regional clinic in the South dedicated to this. He set up the British Hair and Nail Group and lectures widely on hair loss.

Personal profile:

Having worked and lived in Brighton for the last 12 years, and after completing his training in 2008 followed by a year at King’s College Hospital, London, Dr Paul Farrant took up a full time post in Brighton in 2009.  He is Clinical Lead for the dermatology service at BSUH.

Dr Farrant is married to a local GP and has three daughters. He enjoys photography and running.

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Dr Paul Farrant

Dr Paul Farrant Dermatology Consultant, Brighton & Hove, East Sussex, private hospital specialist.

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