Dr S. Mohsen Khorshid

Dr S. Mohsen Khorshid

Consultant Dermatologist and Dermatopathologist
MD, FRCP, MSc, Dip RC Path

Practising at

Spire Hartswood Hospital

Spire Wellesley Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr S. Mohsen Khorshid at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Allergy
  • Dermatopathology
  • Mole check, mapping
  • Paediatric dermatology
  • Photodermatology
  • Photodynamic therapy
  • Topical chemotherapy

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Professional profile

I am a consultant dermatologist at Spire Hartswood private hospital in Brentwood, Essex and Spire Wellesley Hospital in Southend, Essex, offering private dermatologist care in their clean and comfortable private hospitals. I have been a Consultant Dermatologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Dermatopathology since May 1998, working across South Essex and at Bart’s Health. I set up and lead the South Essex Dermatology service in its current form since 2004, handing over to my younger colleagues, to focus more on academic dermatology, particularly skin cancer.

I cover general dermatology, routine dermatological surgery and specialise in non-surgical treatments for superficial forms of skin cancer and pre-cancerous skin lesions. My dermatopathology expertise allows me to cover the care of my patients, from the clinic and operating theatre through to the laboratory and back to the clinic, providing comprehensive care to my patients with any form of skin problem.

Over the past 25 years I have looked after thousands of patients with all forms of skin conditions, including most complex forms of skin cancer. I have performed over 500 dermatological surgery procedures and reported on well over 2,000 skin specimens every year.

I remain an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Dermatopathology at Bart’s Health where I engage in teaching largely post-graduates, specifically in Dermatology and Histopathology.

I welcome appropriate patients wishing to refer and pay for treatment themselves without the need for a GP's letter of referral. Please call for more information.

Clinical Interests

Dermatological surgery
Hair and nail disease
Inflammatory skin disease
Skin cancer

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Qualification and professional memberships

MD / Shiraz University, Iran / 1990
Doctor of Medicine

MSc in Clinical Dermatology, Distinction / London University / 1993
Master of Science in Clinical Dermatology

DipRCPath / Royal College of Pathologists / 1996

FRCP / Royal College of Physicians, London / 2000
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians

Professional memberships

Member of British Association of Dermatologists
Member of British Society for Dermatopathology
Member of British Medical Association

Professional leadership

Clinical Lead for Dermatology, South Essex Dermatology Service (2001 - 2015)

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Personal Profile

As a father of three children, I spend most of my spare time with my family. I enjoy fishing, swimming and tennis.

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Private contact details

Telephone Spire Hartswood on 01277 266 766. Spire Wellesley insured patients: 01702 447 921, Spire Wellesley self pay patients: 01702 447 926
Website http://www.sunnex.org