Dr Faisal Ali

Dr Faisal Ali

BA (Cambridge), MA(Cambridge), PhD (Cambridge), BM BCh (Oxford), MRCP(UK), MRes, MRCS, MRCP(Derm), FRCP


14 years of experience
6 years as a specialist

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“My consultation with Dr. Ali was extremely satisfactory, as, aside from the matter under discussion (a solar lentigo), he also gave me a full body check. It was very reassuring to know that all was well. Dr Ali explained everything extremely well, and was very kind and friendly.“
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  • General Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • MOHS Surgery
  • Skin Cancer
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6160329
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £230

    Follow-up appointment: £160


    Dr Faisal Ali is an award-winning Consultant Dermatologist and Dermatological Surgeon treating all aspects of medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology.

    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 170 academic publications and over 50 presentations at national/international conferences as well as articles in renowned journals. He has achieved multiple awards, including the prestigious BMJ Dermatology of the Year 2018.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Lesion removal
    • Mohs Surgery
    • Skin tag
    • Mole check
    • Mole removal
    • Photodynamic therapy
    • Eczema
    • Dermatitis
    • Hair and nail disease
    • Skin cancer
    • Basal cell carcinoma
    • Actinic keratosis
    • Acne
    • Rosacea
    • Redness
    • Eczema
    • Psoriasis
    • Hyperhidrosis
    • Melanoma
    • Squamous cell carcinoma
    • Seborrhoeic keratosis
    • Moles
    • Cyst
    • Wart
    • Milia
    • Hair loss
    • Melasma
    • Pigmentation
    • Vitiligo
    • Hyperpigmentation


    • Mole Check
    • Acne and Scarring Treatments
    • Mohs Surgery
    • Mole Removal
    • Skin Cancer Screening
    • Cryotherapy
    • Anti Fungal Therapy
    • Curettage
    • Dermoscopy
    • Hair Loss Treatments
    • Laser Treatment
    • Minor Skin Surgery
    • Nose Cauterization
    • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
    • Psoriasis Treatment
    • Scar Treatment
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    • Skin Rejuvenation
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    Special interests

    • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    • Acne
    • Aged and Sundamaged Skin
    • Moles
    • Skin Tags
    • Warts (Viral)
    • Actinic Keratosis (Solar Keratosis)
    • Alopecia Areata (Hair Loss)
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Psoriasis
    • Rosacea
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Impetignised Eczema
    • Keloids
    • Melanoma
    • Melasma
    • Rash
    • Scarring
    • Skin Cancer
    • Thread Veins
    • Urticaria (Hives)
    • Verruca
    • Vitiligo
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    FRCP: Membership of the Royal College of Physicians Royal College of Physicians 2019

    PhD: Doctorate of Philosophy Trinity College, University of Cambridge 2018

    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

    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

    Additional training

    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


    British Association of Dermatologists

    British Society for Dermatological Surgery

    British Cosmetic Dermatology Group

    British Medical Association

    British Medical Laser Association

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