Our highly acclaimed dermatology service opened in 1863. The St John’s Institute of Dermatology is now one of the world’s leading centres for patients with skin disease.
All skin diseases have an impact on your life, from using a daily ointment for rosacea to coping with the extreme discomfort of severe psoriasis. As the largest clinical dermatology department in the UK, we treat a wide range of skin diseases from common to rare conditions requiring treatments not available elsewhere in the country.
The St John’s Institute of Dermatology is an internationally recognised centre of cutting-edge research into skin diseases. We’re also a postgraduate training centre in dermatology for other health professionals, including dermatologists from all over the world.
We provide the following services at The Bermondsey Centre and Guy’s Cancer Centre: