Dr Roberto Verdolini MD, FRCP, is a member of the British Association
of Dermatologists and is a fully accredited Consultant in Dermatology
on the British Specialist Register of the General Medical Council.
His specialist interests include diagnosis and treatment of skin
cancer, acne, hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating), non surgical treatment
of vitiligo, and autologous hair transplantation (the latter provided
as part of a highly experienced team of dermatology surgeons).
Dr Verdolini trained at Ancona University in Italy, qualifying in
1993 with Distinction. Early medical posts were in General Pathology,
where he gained a deep insight into the biology of tumours and
Training in Dermatology was completed in 1999 at Ancona
University, qualifying with Distinction. A further period of training
was subsequently undertaken at the Royal London Hospital, from 2000 to
His first consultant appointment was with the Princess Alexandra
Hospital Trust in Harlow, Essex in 2002. He was subsequently appointed
as Consultant Dermatologist at Newham University Hospital, London in
2003 where he provided general dermatology clinics but also specialist
services for Skin Cancer (including a very popular Surgical Dermatology
Service based on the 'see and treat' principle). When the Dermatology
Department in Newham merged with the Barts and the London Hospital NHS
Trust's Dermatology unit, in 2007, he took on responsibility for
dermatological surgery at both sites.
In 2010 he returned to the Princess Alexandra Hospital Trust,
where, with his colleagues, he is building an advanced dermatology unit.
He has published numerous articles and written chapters in
medical books. He also lectures extensively on the pathology of skin and
His NHS appointment is with The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Trust, Harlow, Essex and his private practice is at the Spire Roding
Hospital, the Rivers Hospital (Sawbridgeworth) and the London