Dr Tanya Basu

Dr Tanya Basu

MA (Cantab) PhD (Lond) MBBS, (Lond) FRCP (Lond)

Dermatology

21 years of experience
8 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Very friendly and helped a lot. Easy to talk to which is important in a consultation.“
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Subspecialties

  • Skin Cancer
  • General Dermatology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4637794
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    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1546 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1231 reviews

    About

     Dr Tanya Basu is a consultant Dermatologist with an NHS practice at King’s College
    Hospital, London and private practice HCA London Bridge Hospital at The Shard.
    She has an interest in general dermatological problems such as acne, rosacea,
    eczema, psoriasis, urticaria, benign and malignant skin lesions; she performs
    mole checks and skin cancer treatment. She has a special interest in
    haemato-oncology and dermatological disorders of haematological disease, and
    runs a dedicated clinic for patients with graft versus host disease.

    Dr Basu has a Natural Sciences MA degree from the University of Cambridge and a
    PhD in cancer biology with Cancer Research UK.  She was awarded a Foulkes
    Foundation Fellowship to complete her medical training at Imperial College
    School of Medicine and was proxime accessit to the University of London Gold
    Medal. 

    She trained in Dermatology in London at King’s College Hospital and Chelsea and
    Westminster Hospital, gaining the Hugh Wallace RSM Dermatology Prize. Dr Basu
    is the President of the British Society of Skin care for the Immunocompromised
    Individual (BSSCII).   Her research work has been published in journals
    such as Nature and The Lancet.  


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Mole Checks
    • Skin Cancer Treatment

     

    • Haemato-oncology
    • Benign And Malignant Skin Lesions
    • Moles
    • Dermatological Disorders Of Haematological Disease
    • Graft Vs. Host Disease.
    • Acne
    • Eczema
    • Psoriasis
    • Urticaria
    • Rosacea

     

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    Medical procedures

    • Cryotherapy
    • Dermoscopy
    • Light Therapy
    • Minor Skin Surgery
    • Mole Check
    • Nose Cauterization
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Cancer Screening
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Skin Lesion Removal
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    Special interests

    • Moles
    • Psoriasis
    • Skin Cancer
    • Acne
    • Dermatitis
    • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    • Hives
    • Melanoma
    • Rash
    • Rosacea
    • Urticaria (Hives)
    • Vitiligo
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    Education

    MA, University of Cambridge, 1989

    PhD, London University, 1994

    MBBS, University of London, 1999

    FRCP, University of London, 2018

    Memberships:

    Chair of the British Society for the Skin Care of Immunocompromised Individuals (BSCCII)

    Member of the British Association of Dermatologists, British Medical Association, Royal College of Physicians (Fellow), Royal Society of Medicine

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Moles
    2/4
    Psoriasis
    1/4
    Skin Cancer
    1/4
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Psoriasis
    Very friendly and helped a lot. Easy to talk to which is important in a consultation.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Skin Cancer
    Delightful, professional and extremely reassuring.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Moles
    very clear
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Moles
    perfect explanation during the consultation
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