Dr Firas Al-Niaimi

Consultant Dermatologist

MSc, MRCP, EBDV

Professional Memberships

  • European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
  • British Medical Laser Association
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Skin cancer
  • Skin surgery
  • Lasers
  • Acne
  • Rosacea
  • Psoriasis
  • Minor operations
  • Non-surgical cosmetic interventions

Personal profile

An award-winning dermatologist with over 180 scientific publications in medical journals, 10 book chapters (and his own book) and over 300 scientific presentations in more than 50 countries around the globe Dr Firas Al-Niaimi is one of the UK's most prolific and well-published dermatologists and one with a renowned international standing.

Dr Firas Al-Niaimi is a highly experienced and respected consultant dermatologist with over 18 years of medical experience and trained in some of the UK's top hospitals including the largest dermatology department in Europe (Manchester) and the world-renowned St. John's Institute of Dermatology at Guy's and St. Thomas hospital.

In addition to his years of formal training in dermatology he is also fellowship trained in dermatologic surgery and lasers from both the UK and the USA. Currently, in addition to his private practice he is involved in international teaching and training of doctors and is an honorary lecturer and senior research fellow at Aalborg University in Denmark involved in clinical and translational research.

His contribution to dermatology is such that in 2019 he was awarded the Global Excellence Award for the title consultant dermatologist of the year 2019 in London. On top of the full range of dermatological services Dr Al-Niaimi offers at BMI Hendon Hospital, he also provides the full management of skin cancer working alongside renowned plastic surgeons.

He is also highly skilled in all types of laser treatments having performed hundreds of complex cases and has huge experience in the management of various dermatological conditions in addition to advanced cosmetic dermatology skills.

He is a compassionate and warm doctor who is at the forefront of dermatological advances and always aims for a “personalised” treatment strategy that suits the individual needs of his patients.

Year qualified:

2002