Dermatology (skin)

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Dermatology is a medical speciality which diagnoses and treats diseases of the skin, hair and nails.

About our service

You will have been referred into the department through your GP via the ‘choose and book’ service or by Novus or another community service or hospital specialist.

Conditions we treat

We provide a wide range of services for patients including:

  • The diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer
  • The treatment of general dermatological diseases such as acne, eczema and psoriasis which your GP is finding difficult to manage

Allergy testing:

  • Patch testing
  • Consultant-led hair clinics
  • Paediatric eczema nurse led clinics
  • Minor surgery

What our patients say

Patients say

Excellent care everything clearly explained made to feel at ease.

Patients say

Completely relaxed me, I was a nervous wreck! So reassuring.

Patients say

Informative and speedy care given.

Patients say

Clear explanation and plan going forward.

Patients say

Everything explained and the staff were excellent.

Contact us

Pinderfields Hospital 

Telephone: 01924 542019 / 542022

Pontefract Hospital

Telephone: 01977 747595

Dewsbury and District Hospital

Telephone: 01924 816137