Dr Nemesha Desai

Dr Nemesha Desai

MBBS (Hons), BSc (Hons), FRCP, PGCHE


22 years of experience
12 years as a specialist


  • General Dermatology
  • Skin Cancer
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4654276
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    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,560 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    2,201 reviews


    Dr Nemesha Desai is a Consultant Dermatologist at the St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Trust in addition to establishing and running a large tertiary clinic for patients with complex acne and hidradenitis at Guy’s Hospital. Her interests include general and medical dermatology, acne, eczema, psoriasis, hidradenitis, skin cancer, moles and medical education. 

    Dr Desai completed her medical training with honours at King’s College London, speciality training in dermatology in London with sub-speciality experience in medical dermatology at the University of Miami and postgraduate training in medical education at the University of London. She was awarded CCT dermatology in Nov 2009.

    Dr Desai is a clinical lecturer at King’s College London, lead for GP education at St. John’s Institute of Dermatology and BAD (British Association of Dermatologists) education subcommittee representative for GP education. Her clinical service works closely with the department of genetics and molecular medicine at King’s College London assessing genetic factors in hidradenitis. She is also part of a European panel developing clinical guidelines in this area.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Skin Cancer Screening
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Mole Check
    • Mole Removal
    • General dermatology
    • Medical dermatology
    • Acne
    • Eczema
    • Psoriasis
    • Hidradenitis
    • Skin cancer
    • Moles


    • Anti Fungal Therapy
    • Cryotherapy
    • Curettage
    • Cyst Removal
    • Dermoscopy
    • Hair Loss Treatments
    • Light Therapy
    • Minor Skin Surgery
    • Mole Check
    • Mole Mapping
    • Mole Removal
    • Nose Cauterization
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Cancer Screening
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Acne
    • Aged and Sundamaged Skin
    • Alopecia Areata (Hair Loss)
    • Blistering Disorders
    • Contact Dermatitis
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus (CLE)
    • Cysts
    • Dandruff
    • Dermatitis
    • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    • Fungal Infection
    • Hives
    • Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating)
    • Impetignised Eczema
    • Impetigo
    • Melanoma
    • Moles
    • Pemphigus
    • Psoriasis
    • Rash
    • Rosacea
    • Shingles
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Tags
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Urticaria (Hives)
    • Vasculitis
    • Verruca
    • Vitiligo
    • Warts (Viral)
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    CCT (Derm)


    MB BS (Hons)

    BSC (Hons)

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