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Dr Chris Harland

Job title

Consultant Dermatologist


Cancer services, Dermatology


Dr Chris Harland (MA, MB, FRCP) is the Surrey sk:n/laser Medical Director and Consultant Dermatologist at Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust, where he is also clinical lead for the dermatology department and skin cancer lead.

Dr Harland is recognized nationally as an expert in the field of laser treatment of skin diseases. His specialist areas include port wine stains and laser ablation of rare, serious medical conditions such as lymphangiomas, Hailey-Hailey disease, tuberose sclerosis and epidermal naevi.

He studied Dermatology at Nottingham, St George’s and Epsom and St Helier trusts. He also works at The Royal Marsden, where he has had a close research collaborative relationship with the Institute of Cancer Research. He has published extensively on skin cancer and laser therapy.

His other interests include skin cancer and surgery, and medical education (previously clinical sub dean for the trust, and for St. George's University of London, for six years).

Special interests and treatments

Skin cancer and surgery, cutaneous laser therapy.

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