Spire Manchester Hospital has moved!

We have now opened our brand new hospital in Didsbury.

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We have now opened our brand new hospital in Didsbury.

Please note your visit to Spire Manchester Hospital will take place at:

Spire Manchester Hospital
170 Barlow Moor Road
Manchester
M20 2AF
(For sat nav please use M20 2YA)

If you have any questions or queries about your visit to Spire Manchester Hospital call us on 0161 447 6677.

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Dr Jennifer Yell

Dr Jennifer Yell

Consultant dermatologist
MBChB FRCP MD

Practising at

Spire Cheshire Hospital

Spire Manchester Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Jennifer Yell at Spire include:

Dermatology

Other treatments

Dermatological surgery, excision of skin lesion , skin cancer surgery, skin pigmentation and skin surgery. 

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Professional profile

I have been a consultant dermatologist for 21 years. I graduated with honours (distinctions in the final professional examinations) and trained in dermatology as registrar and senior registrar at the Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals in Oxford. I enjoyed a year as an ARC Immunodermatology fellow at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA. Following which I completed my doctorate on cutaneous lupus erythematosus. I have extensive experience in the full range of skin diseases, whether inflammatory or tumours, in all age groups. I gained MBChB in 1985 at the University of Cape Town, with distinctions in the final professional examinations and degree awarded with honors. I trained in dermatology as a registrar and senior registrar at the Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals in Oxford and was appointed as a consultant dermatologist in 1995.

I have extensive experience in the full range of 1000+ skin diseases, ranging from inflammatory (eczema, allergy, psoriasis, acne) through to tumours (harmless or cancerous), in all age groups. Additionally I was the Trafford skin cancer lead from 2003 to 2009.

During my long consultant career, additional responsibilities have included: NW Deanery specialist training program dermatology career lead, British Association of Dermatologists clinical services committee (11-present), specialist society officer BSSVD (President), ISSVD council, media adviser (newspapers and TV), editorial board journal of the lower genital tract, Greater Manchester Dermatology audit lead (1999 to 2007).


Clinical Interests

Dermatology
Aesthetic dermatology
Allergy
Dermatological surgery
Hair and nail disease
Inflammatory skin disease
Paediatric dermatology
Photodermatology
Skin cancer

Cutaneous lupus erythematosus and vulval dermatology.

Private contact details

Private secretary Mrs Denise Whelan
Private secretary telephone 07977128421
Private secretary email jenniferyell@practicemanager.co.uk

Media Coverage

Embarrassing Bodies

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Qualification and professional memberships

MBChB (Honours and Distinctions in the final professional examinations) / University of Cape Town / 1985
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCP, part 1 / Royal College of Physicians / 1988
Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians , Part 1

MRCP (UK) / Royal College of Physicians / 1989
Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians

MD / University of Cape Town / 1998
Doctor of Medicine

FRCP / Royal College of Physicians / 2000
Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians


Professional memberships

President of BSSVD, (British Society for the Study of Vulvar disease)
Clinical Services Committee member of BAD
Member of the British Contact Dermatitis Group
Royal College of Physicians
ISSVD (The International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Disease)
British Society for Cutaneous Allergy
British Association of Dermatology


Professional leadership

NW Deanery Specialist Training and education committee (STEC) dermatology committee member (career lead)
President BSSVD
BAD clinical services committee member

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Current NHS posts

Consultant dermatologist, central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust. 

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Personal Profile

My husband (a consultant interventional radiologist) and I enjoy dancing and sailing. We appreciate family holidays with our two children.

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