Dr Zainab Laftah

Dr Zainab Laftah



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13 years of experience

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“Dr Zainab is just the best. Puts you at ease and explains everything about your condition and/or procedure.“
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  • Skin Cancer
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • General Dermatology
  • Vulval Dermatology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 7014058
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £230

    Follow-up appointment: £180

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,540 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    2,178 reviews


    Dr Zainab Laftah is a fully accredited Consultant Dermatologist at the St John’s Institute of Dermatology, a world-leading centre for patients with skin disease based at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London. Within her specialty, Dr Laftah is particularly interested in medical and aesthetic dermatology. She endeavours to provide her patients with safe and effective dermatology, with rewarding clinical results.

    In 2008, Dr Laftah graduated with a medical degree from the University of Warwick. Following this, she undertook basic medical and specialised dermatology training in London’s most distinguished hospitals. Owing to her consistent delivery of holistic and patient-centred care, Dr Laftah also holds the position of Surgical Lead at University Hospital Lewisham.

    Dr Laftah has published widely in the field of dermatology and often speaks at conferences around the UK and further afield. She is highly regarded for her dedication to her patients and to dermatology research and has received numerous prizes for her exceptional academic excellence. She has also published her research and work in numerous journals, is a member of the British Association of Dermatologists and enjoys presenting at conferences across the UK and abroad.


    • Mole Check
    • Minor Skin Surgery
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Cryotherapy
    • Cyst Removal
    • Mole Removal
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Acne and Scarring Treatments
    • Anti Fungal Therapy
    • Anti-Wrinkle Injections
    • Botox Injections
    • Botulinum Toxin Injections
    • Cosmetic Injectables
    • Curettage
    • Dermabrasion
    • Dermoscopy
    • Filler Injections
    • Hair Loss Treatments
    • Laser Treatment
    • Microneedling
    • Mole Mapping
    • Nose Cauterization
    • Scar Treatment
    • Skin Cancer Screening
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    • Skin Peels
    • Skin Rejuvenation
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Aged and Sundamaged Skin
    • Acne
    • Moles
    • Skin Cancer
    • Dermatitis
    • Rosacea
    • Cosmetic Dermatology
    • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    • Psoriasis
    • Fungal Infection
    • Alopecia Areata (Hair Loss)
    • Cysts
    • Actinic Keratosis (Solar Keratosis)
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Dandruff
    • Hives
    • Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating)
    • Impetignised Eczema
    • Impetigo
    • Keloids
    • Melanoma
    • Melasma
    • Rash
    • Scarring
    • Skin Tags
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)
    • Urticaria (Hives)
    • Verruca
    • Vitiligo
    • Warts (Viral)
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    Membership of Professional Organisations

    British Medical Association

    British Association of Dermatologists

    British Society for Dermatological Surgery 

    Royal Society of Medicine

    St Johns Dermatological Society

    Royal College of Physicians (London)

    British Cosmetic Dermatology Group

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