Dr Paul Norris

Dr Paul Norris

Consultant Dermatologist
MB Chir, FRCP

Practising at

Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Paul Norris at Spire include:

Dermatology

Other treatments

I have extensive experience in skin surgery, including removal of skin cancers and benign skin lesions, and of both photodynamic therapy and cryotherapy for precancerous skin lesions and other disorders.

I have a longstanding interest in the use of ultraviolet light phototherapy for skin diseases such as psoriasis, eczema/dermatitis, skin lymphoma and vitiligo, and have led this service at Addenbrookes for many years.

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Professional profile

I carried out my undergraduate training at Cambridge and St George’s Hospital Medical School, followed by general medical training at the Royal London Hospital and then dermatology training at St John’s Hospital for Diseases of the Skin and the Institute of Dermatology in London. I have been a Consultant Dermatologist at Addenbrooke’s Hospital since 1991 and have worked to develop a high class service for patients in both the public and private health sectors.

I have wide experience of general dermatology, including conditions such as acne, eczema, dermatitis, and vitiligo. My main areas of interest are; skin cancer diagnosis and screening (including mole checks), use of dermoscopy in skin cancer diagnosis, assessment of sun-damaged skin, treatment of skin cancer and pre-cancer with photodynamic therapy and psoriasis and photosensitive skin disorders.

I have extensive experience in skin surgery, including removal of skin cancers and benign skin lesions, and of both photodynamic therapy and cryotherapy for precancerous skin lesions and other disorders.

I have a longstanding interest in the use of ultraviolet light phototherapy for skin diseases such as psoriasis, eczema/dermatitis, skin lymphoma and vitiligo, and have led this service at Addenbrookes for many years.

Previously – Director of Specialist Medicine and Dermatology Dept (Addenbrooke’s).

Previously –Governance Lead and Chair of Medical Equipment Committee (Addenbrooke’s).

Clinical Interests

Dermatology

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Member of British Association of Dermatologists
Member of British Medical Association
Member of British Photobiology Association
Member of British Association of Dermatologists
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
Fellow of Royal Society of Medicine

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Dermatologist, Addenbrooke's NHS Trust, Cambridge

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Personal Profile

I am married with three children and live locally. Much of my relaxation revolves around music - I am a member of a Parisian style jazz band called Major Swing.

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Private contact details

Telephone 01223 266990
Private secretary Wendy Newell
Private secretary telephone 01223 266949
Private secretary email wendynewell@btconnect.com