Dermatology is the diagnosis and treatment of skin
diseases, including acne, psoriasis, warts, skin infections and
Our clinics deal with general dermatological
problems and include rapid access for patients with suspected
malignant melanoma and squamous cell carcinomas.
Referrals to the Dermatology team can be made via
your GP. Please advise your GP if you wish to be referred to
Our clinics are led by consultants at Trafford
General Hospital, Stretford Memorial Hospital and Altrincham
General Hospital. There are also three minor operation clinics held
We also offer an acne and cryosurgery service run by
Sister Ann Booth, our dermatology specialist
The Dermatology service has close links with wound
healing and runs joint clinics with Tissue Viability Nurse Rob
Oldfield for leg ulcers and the Trafford Community Nursing Team for
children with eczema.
We also work closely with the following surgeons for
benign and malignant skin tumours:
There are two Consultant Dermatologists
(Dr Jennifer Yell and Dr Farzana Nayeemuddin), an Associate
Specialist and a General Practitioner with a special interest in
If you have any concerns or require further
information please contact our secretaries at Trafford or
Altrincham General Hospital:
Trafford General: 0161 746 2856 / 2052
Altrincham General: 0161 928 6111 (ext 450)
We are not responsible for the content
of external websites.
British Association of Dermatologists (BAD)
A public section including comprehensive patient
information leaflets on all common dermatological
Dermatology is mainly an outpatient service. Admissions can be arranged under exceptional circumstances.
Trafford General, Altrincham General and Stretford Memorial Hospitals.
Clinics vary for each consultant and run during the daytime, Mondays to Fridays only.
Mon am at Stretford and Altrincham/ Mon pm at Trafford
Tue am at Trafford – clinic and minor ops/ Tue pm at Trafford
Wed am at Altrincham
Thu am at Altrincham and Trafford
Fri am & pm at Altrincham and Trafford
Dr Jennifer Yell - Lead Consultant
Dr Farzana Nayeemuddin - Consultant and Skin Cancer Lead
Dr Jitendra Gupta - Locum Consultant
Dr Robin Stones - Clinical Assistant
Dr Ann Kinney - GP with a Special Interest
All conditions relating to skin hair and nails, including skin
Most referrals come through Choose and Book.
|Monday||Mornings at Stretford Memorial and Altrincham General; afternoons at Trafford General|
|Tuesday||Mornings at Trafford General - clinic and minor operations; afternoons at Trafford General|
|Wednesday||Mornings at Altrincham General|
|Thursday||Mornings at Altrincham General and Trafford General|
|Friday||All day at Altrincham General and Trafford General|