Dr Stephanie Lateo

Dr Stephanie Lateo

Consultant Dermatologist

Practising at

Spire Hartswood Hospital

Spire Wellesley Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Stephanie Lateo at Spire include:


Other treatments

Mole checks, skin rashes, skin lesions, hair and nail disorders, itching, acne, eczema and psoriasis and allergy testing. 

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Professional profile

Availability at Spire Hartswood: Tuesday afternoons.

I have over 17 years of experience working in the field of Dermatology, treating adults and children with a wide range of skin, hair and nail conditions. My special interest has been the management of skin cancer and pre-cancerous skin lesions, mole screening with dermoscopy and dermatological surgery. I offer allergy patch testing for the investigation of contact dermatitis, cryotherapy and botulinum toxin injection for the treatment of excessive armpit sweating. I am experienced in performing surgical removal of both benign and malignant skin lesions.

I completed my certification of dermatology specialist training in Newcastle upon Tyne, after having carried out clinical research and held posts in the Dermatology Units of two other leading teaching British hospitals - Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham and Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge. I was appointed to my first consultant post with Durham and Darlington Acute Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in 2005 and was designated lead clinician of the Specialist Skin Cancer MDT (multi-disciplinary team). In 2010 I moved to Essex and took up a consultant post with Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. During this time I was Deputy Lead of the South Essex Skin Cancer MDT and also on the Eastern Deanery Dermatology Specialist training committee.

I also welcome appropriate patients wishing to refer and pay for treatment themselves without the need for a GP's letter of referral. For more information regarding self-funding appointments please call.

Clinical Interests

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

Private contact details

Telephone Spire Wellesley insured patients: 01702 447 921, Spire Wellesley self pay patients: 01702 447 926 or Spire Hartswood 01277 266 766
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Qualification and professional memberships

MD / University of Malta / 1989
Doctor of Medicine
MD is a degree given to physicians as the basis of their training.

MRCP / The Royal College of Physicians, London / 1996
Member of the Royal College of Physicians, London

CCST in Dermatology / The Specialist Training Authority of the Medical Royal Colleges, UK / 2005
Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training in Dermatology

Professional memberships

British Association of Dermatologists
British Society for Dermatological Surgery
St John's Dermatological Society London
European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
Royal College of Physicians

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Research and Publication


A prospective case series of secondary intention healing for surgical wounds and the dorsum of the hand.
August 2013

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Personal Profile

I enjoy the arts especially music, dance and world cinema, as well as country walking and travelling.

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