Dr Andrew Markey

Dr Andrew Markey



41 years of experience
26 years as a specialist

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  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • General Dermatology
  • Skin Cancer
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 2641140
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    Practices worked at

    The Lister Hospital

    Chelsea Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8RH
    1,165 reviews


    Dr Andrew Markey is a Consultant Dermatologist and Dermatological and Laser Surgeon who graduated from the University of Manchester Medical School in 1980, undertaking specialist dermatology training at Guy’s Hospital and St. John’s Institute of Dermatology from 1986 onwards. In 1990, the University of Manchester awarded him his doctorate M.D for his research thesis ‘Non-melanoma skin cancer’. Following accreditation in dermatology (board certification) in 1991, Dr Markey left for a one-year post as Assistant Clinical Professor, University of California, San Francisco, specialising in all aspects of procedural dermatology.  

    On his return to the UK, he was appointed Consultant Dermatologist and Senior Lecturer to St. John’s Institute, St. Thomas’ Hospital, London where he helped create the custom-built national referral, Dermatological Surgery and Laser Unit (DSLU), where he was Lead Clinician 1993-2000. In January 2003, he moved into full-time private dermatological surgery practice maintaining an Honorary Consultant position at St. John’s Institute, Guy's and St. Thomas’ Hospitals, where he continues to lecture and assist in training of other doctors from the UK and abroad in dermatological surgery. Dr. Markey was dermatology specialist advisor to the UK Government’s Department of Health Expert Advisory Group on the Regulation of Cosmetic Surgery 2003-2005 and was the UK contributing editor for the leading medical journal ‘Dermatologic Surgery’ for over 20 years.  

    Dr. Markey is an internationally recognised expert on all aspects of procedural dermatology including a wide variety of surgical procedures for the skin, laser technologies, chemical peeling, soft tissue augmentation (fat, hyaluronic acids) and neurotoxin injectable treatments (botulinum toxins), used in treating the visible consequences of a large variety of dermatological conditions including scarring.  He has over 70 publications including original papers, abstracts and book chapters with extensive lecture invitations as guest speaker and faculty member at many international dermatology meetings.  

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Dermatological Surgery
    • Laser Skin Surgery
    • Skin resurfacing procedures
    • Skin injectable procedures
    • Mitigating the visible consequences of all skin diseases using specialised techniques and technologies


    • Acne and Scarring Treatments
    • Anti Fungal Therapy
    • Chemical Peel
    • Cryotherapy
    • Curettage
    • Cyst Removal
    • Dermabrasion
    • Laser Treatment
    • Minor Skin Surgery
    • Mole Check
    • Mole Mapping
    • Mole Removal
    • Nose Cauterization
    • Sclerotherapy
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Cancer Screening
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    • Skin Peels
    • Skin Rejuvenation
    • Tattoo Removal
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    Special interests

    • Aged and Sundamaged Skin
    • Acne
    • Birthmarks (including Port-Wine Stains)
    • Cysts
    • Dermatitis
    • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    • Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating)
    • Moles
    • Rosacea
    • Scarring
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Tags
    • Thread Veins
    • Verruca
    • Warts (Viral)
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    MB ChB 1980   University of Manchester

    MRCP    1984   Royal College of Physicians, London

    FRCP     1998   Royal College of Physicians, London

    MD         1990   University of Manchester 

    JCHMT ACCREDITATION IN DERMATOLOGY  -  Dermatology specialist register1991


                  Associate - MARCH 1993

                Fellow - MAY 1996


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