Dr Chen MBBS MRCP (UK) SCE in Dermatology, fully registered with GMC on the Specialist Register for Dermatology, deals with a wide range of conditions with a special interest in inflammatory dermatoses, therapeutic strategies, and hair & scalp diseases.
Aside from private practice Dr Chen works full time in the NHS offering regular outpatient clinic services to his patients including skin surgery for pre malignant and malignant skin lesions (e.g. actinic keratoses, Bowen’s disease, basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, lentigo maligna, melanoma and others). He is experienced in assessing lesions by way of dermoscopy.
Dr Chen regularly partakes in clinical audits, teaching of other doctors and attends regional conferences to keep up to date.
His recent audits have focused on the safety issues surrounding Isotretinoin:
Safe Use of Isotretinoin in Acne Regional Audit
Isotretinoin in Female Acne Patients Audit
Isotretinoin Pregnancy Prevention Programme Study
A recent publication on itching in the elderly population:
Chen KS, Yesudian PD. Pruritus in older people. Rev Clin Gerontol 2013; 23:1–14.