Dr Stephen Breathnach

Consultant Dermatologist

QualificationsMA MB BChir (Cantab) MD PhD FRCP Dip Derm (USA)

Year of qualification:1974

Languages spoken:French and Norwegian

GMC number:1729359

Main NHS base:

  • St. John's Dermatology Institute, Guy's

Clinical interests:

General adult and paediatric dermatology, eczema, psoriasis, drug reactions, skin cancer, mole screening, and skin surgery.

Training & background:

Dr. Breathnach trained at Cambridge University, St. Thomas’ Hospital, St. John’s Hospital for Diseases of the Skin, and the National Institutes of Health, USA, obtaining his PhD in skin immunology. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, and was Reader in Dermatology at Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School.

Personal profile:

He edited the British Journal of Dermatology and Clinical & Experimental Dermatology, is an editor and author of the major internationally renowned multi-volume reference text, Rook’s Textbook of Dermatology, and has published extensively on clinical and immunological aspects of skin disease, including books on skin surgery and drug reactions.

Clinic Times

Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Schedule Key

A: Alternate weeks  M: Monthly sessions  A/H: Ad Hoc


Want to book an appointment?

Call us on:

020 8971 8026 BOOK ONLINE

Personal secretary

T: 020 7234 2553

F: 020 7234 2030