Dr Verity Claire Blackwell

Consultant Dermatologist

BMedSci, BM BS, MRCP, MD


Specialises in

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.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Verity Claire Blackwell at Spire include:

Dermatology

Other treatments

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.

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Allergy
Dermatological surgery
Inflammatory skin disease
Skin cancer
Dermatology

I run the specialist genital skin disease clinic at St Albans and Hemel hospitals

Qualification and professional memberships

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


Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians

Member of the British Association of Dermatologists


Professional leadership

Chair of Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire Skin Cancer Network

Current NHS posts

Consultant Dermatologist, Hemel Hempstead Hospital, West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Personal profile

I live locally with my family and enjoy many outdoor pursuits including gardening and walking with my dog Lola.

Contact information

Telephone 0800 585 112
Website http://www.drverityblackwell.co.uk/
Private secretary Lynne Kollberg
Private secretary telephone 01582 714 451
Private secretary fax 01582 714 531
Private secretary email Lynne.kollberg@spirehealthcare.com