Dr Faisal Ali is a Consultant Dermatologist and Dermatological Surgeon treating all aspects of medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology, but with specialist interests in advanced skin surgery (including facial surgery), skin cancer treatments (surgical and non-surgical), photodynamic therapy, hyperhidrosis, laser surgery and disorders of pigmentation.
Dr Ali graduated from Trinity College, University of Cambridge, with a Double First in pre-clinical medicine before completing clinical studies at Christ Church, University of Oxford. After junior medical training in London, he undertook dermatology training in Manchester and was awarded his Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in dermatology and is on the GMC Specialist Register. Dr Ali continued on, completing a dermatological surgery fellowship (including Mohs micrographic surgery and laser dermatology) at the St Johns Institute of Dermatology based in Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, London. He was awarded the British Cosmetic Dermatology fellowship to study skin pigmentation disorders in the National Skin Centre, Singapore.
Dr Ali has diverse research training with a PhD from the University of Cambridge, over 125 academic publications and over 50 presentations at national/international conferences. This includes articles in Nature, Science, BMJ, The Lancet and the New England Journal of Medicine. He has been awarded multiple prizes and scholarships throughout his career and was recognised as one of the lead consultants of the prestigious BMJ Dermatology of the Year 2018.
FRCP: Membership of the Royal College of Physicians Royal College of Physicians 2019
MRCS: Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow2015
MRCP(Dermatology): Certificate of Completion of Training in Dermatology General Medical Council 2015
PhD: Doctorate of Philosophy Trinity College, University of Cambridge 2018
BA: Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) Trinity College, University of Cambridge 2004
BM BCh: Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery Christ Church, University of Oxford 2007
MA: Master of Arts Trinity College, University of Cambridge 2008
MRCP: Membership of the Royal College of Physicians Royal College of Physicians 2010
Advanced Dermatological Surgery, Mohs Surgery & Laser Fellowship St John’s Institute of Dermatology2016
British Cosmetic Dermatology Group Fellowship: disorders of pigmentation National Skin Centre, Singapore 2017