Consultant Profile

Dr Shyamal Wahie

Dr Shyamal Wahie MBBS (Hons) MD FRCP
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • Dermatology
    • Dermatological surgery
    • Hair and nail disease
    • Inflammatory skin disease
    • Photodermatology
    • Skin cancer
Special clinical interests:

Skin rashes (eczema, psoriasis), hand dermatitis, acne, facial rashes, hair disorders, skin cancer surgery and mole/wart removal.

Research interests:

Lupus; Connective Tissue Diseases; Eczema; Psoriasis;  Phototherapy
Clinical Trials in Inflammatory skin diseases

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Dermatologist at University Hospital of North Durham

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

British Association of Dermatologists
Royal College of  Physicians

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0191 418 8687
Private secretary:
Samantha  Grainger
Private secretary telephone number:
0191 4151272 Ext: 2324
Private secretary fax:
0191 4176573
Private secretary email address:
Saturday mornings
Background Information 
Professional profile:

As a medical student, Dr Wahie studied at the prestigious St John’s Institute of Dermatology at St Thomas’ Hospital (London). This encouraged him to pursue a career in Dermatology. He graduated from King’s College London with Honours in Medicine, Surgery and Pathology. His further Dermatology training was undertaken at the Royal Victoria Infirmary and at University Hospital North Durham, where he now works as a Consultant Dermatologist.

He was awarded an MD for his research into Lupus and has published extensively in several peer-reviewed journals including the British Medical Journal, American Journal of Medicine and British Journal of Dermatology. He has won 3 prizes from the British Association of Dermatologists for his presented work at national meetings. His work has also been presented internationally at both European and American Dermatology conferences. He has been awarded research grants from Lupus UK and the British Skin Foundation and is Research Lead for Dermatology in County Durham and Tees Valley.

Personal profile:

Dr Wahie enjoys family life and visiting new places. He enjoys playing and watching cricket.

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Dr Shyamal Wahie

Dr Shyamal Wahie  Dermatology Consultant, Washington, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, private hospital specialist.

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