Dr Verity Claire Blackwell
BMedSci, BM BS, MRCP, MD
I qualified from Nottingham University Medical School in 1991. My dermatology training has been in London at St John's Institute for Dermatology, Middlesex Hospital and most recently Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.
I have an MD thesis in cutaneous mycobacterial infections. I am a consultant dermatologist at Hemel Hempstead and St Albans Hospitals and am interested in all aspects of general dermatology.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Verity Claire Blackwell at Spire include:
Skin cancer, children's eczema, Inflammatory skin disease, Dermatological surgery, Allergy, cryotherapy, vulval dermatology, acne, please note that excessive sweating hyperhydrosis is only for under arms.
Spire Harpenden Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
B Med Sci / Nottingham / 1989
Bachelor in Medical Science
BMBS / Nottingham / 1991
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
Doctor of Medicine / University of London / 1999
Post-graduate research qualification
Chair of Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire Skin Cancer Network
Consultant Dermatologist, Hemel Hempstead Hospital, West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
I live locally with my family and enjoy many outdoor pursuits including gardening and walking with my dog Lola.