Dr Sweta Rai

Dr Sweta Rai

MBBS (Hons), MRCP Dermatology

Dermatology

14 years of experience
Video consultation available

Overall Rating

Overall
4.78
Bedside Manner
4.81
Explanation
4.78

Top feedback

“Very helpful and friendly. Very happy I choose her.“
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Subspecialties

  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Dermatology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6082089
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £275

    Follow-up appointment: £200

    About

    Dr Sweta Rai is a Consultant Dermatologist and Dermatologic Surgeon at King's College Hospital , London; who holds certificate of specialist training (CCT) in Dermatology and specialist credentials in her subspecialist interests of skin cancer recognition, skin cancer surgery, Mohs Micrographic surgery and Cosmetic Dermatology/Surgery; attained by completing prestigious post graduate fellowships both here in the U.K and at specialist centres in the U.S.A.  She has trained at centres for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery excellence in the U.K and the USA, namely The Manchester Dermatology Centre, Portsmouth Dermatology Centre (U.K),The Yale Dermatologic Surgery Centre in Connecticut and Mount Sinai Dermatology Centre in New York.

    She holds specialist membership with some of the most prestigious medical societies globally renowned for Medical, Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery excellence namely:

    • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
    • The Royal Society of Medicine
    • American Society of Mohs Surgery
    • The British Society of Dermatologic Surgery
    • British Association of Dermatologists
    • Royal College of Physicians 
    • British Cosmetic Dermatology Group
    • British Medical Laser Association

    Apart from her above specialist training Dr Rai has a particular interest in paediatric skin lesions and Paediatric Dermatologic Surgery including Paediatric Laser Surgery which has resulted in her starting a novel  paediatric dermatologic surgery service at the Harley Street Clinic, London, where she treats a wide variety of skin lesions on children. Additionally, she also consults on all skin conditions and performs basic and advanced skin surgery on children.

    Dr Rai believes in sound clinical research which she performs as a part of her Consultant role at Kings College, London, she also holds senior lecturer status with Manchester University by holding faculty status on the Manchester Skin Ageing Programme and at Kings College London for teaching undergraduates. Dr. Rai presents and publishes her work both nationally and internationally and she also delivers consumer-facing skin care advice through interviews with national publications, including Hello Magazine, where she has a regular column.

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Skin cancer recognition
    • Skin cancer surgery, MOHs micrographics surgery
    • Laser surgery
    • Cosmetic dermatology
    • Cosmetic surgery
    • Other dermatologic surgery procedures (split earlobe repairs, Lipoma treatments) 
    • Paediatric dermatology (mole checks, skin lesion analysis, vascular anomalies, general rashes)
    • Paediatric dermatological surgery procedures  (mole removal, skin lesion removal, laser procedures)
     
    • Skin cancer recognition
    • Skin cancer surgery/ Mohs micrographic Surgery
    • Paediatric skin surgery 
    • Cosmetic dermatology 
    • Cosmetic surgery 
     
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    Medical procedures

    • Video Consultation
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    Education

    Education:

    MB BS (2004) - Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, MRCP UK, MRCP DERMATOLOGY UK, MRCP DERMATOLOGIC SURGERY UK, PROCEDURAL DERMATOLOGY USA.

    Memberships:

      • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
      • The Royal Society of Medicine
      • American Society of Mohs Surgery
      • The British Society of Dermatologic Surgery
      • British Association of Dermatologists
      • Royal College of Physicians 
      • British Cosmetic Dermatology Group
      • British Medical Laser Association
     
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    Reviews

    4.79 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Mole Removal
    4/36
    Mole Check
    3/36
    Cosmetic Dermatology
    1/36
    Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    1/36
    Excision of Skin Lesion
    1/36
    Skin Lesion Treatments
    1/36
    Sun damaged skin
    1/36
    leg infection
    1/36
    scarring
    1/36
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    (4/5)
    Explanation
    (4/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mole Check Mole Removal Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    Very good and thorough! I trust her opinion. Proactive rather than reactive doctor. However, not one of my appointments were on time.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Sun damaged skin
    Very helpful and friendly. Very happy I choose her.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mole Check Mole Removal
    Dr Rai has been amazing during the procedure she performed and during the post op care, providing clear guidance for a prompt and stress-free recovery.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Cosmetic Dermatology
    Excellent care!
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mole Removal
    Dr Rai was excellent and very good at putting me at ease.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    I m carrying acne for a while and seen a lot of doctors. Dr Rai help me significantly to improve my health condition.I will strongly recommend her to any patient in my case. Thanks
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mole Check Mole Removal
    Dr Rai carried out some hyfrecation treatment on some on several unsightly seborrhoeic keratosis on my neck. The treatment worked wonders and within 10 days my neck looked great. I’m delighted with the results!
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Skin Lesion Treatments
    Dr Rai is professional, friendly, caring, lovely bedside manner, and incredibly thorough and meticulous. I would highly recommend if you need an-all round professional who's an expert in her field.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excision of Skin Lesion
    Clear and succinct explanations of the issue were given. Available on short notice. Successfully cleared away the issue. And did it all in a very pleasant manner. Just what I needed !
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    Overall
    (4/5)
    Explanation
    (4/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (3/5)
    I found Dr Rai sympathetic and attentive and knowledgeable and I trusted her judgement. I would have liked a bit more space and time as both our appointments felt rushed. And would've liked it if Dr Rai had seemed ready to listen to me a bit more so we could've discussed the process together.
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