Dr Janet Elizabeth Holder

Consultant Dermatologist


Clinical Interests

Clinical interests include treatment of

  • Acne vulgaris - conventional and alternative treatment such as chemical peels

  • Acne scarring - Abrasive TCA peel (Sandabrasion) for severe scarring and dermaroller treatment

  • Rosacea - conventional treatment and laser

  • Pigmentary abnormalities - vitiligo, increased pigmentation - chloasma (pregnancy mask) and post inflammatory hyperpigmentation

  • Ethnic skin complaints

  • Diagnosis and management of Eczema

  • Contact Allergy

  • Treatment of premalignant skin complaints

  • Removal of cosmetically-sensitive benign lesions

  • Treatment of viral warts - including cryotherapy

  • Surgical and non-surgical treatment of Skin cancer

  • Skin rejuvenation - chemical peels, dermaroller, Laser treatment

Professional Membership

  • British Association of Dermatologists

  • Royal College of Physicians


Personal profile

Dr Holder graduated from the University of the West Indies in 1985. Her Dermatology training took place at the St Johns Institute of Dermatology and the Royal London Hospital. She completed her specialist training in1997 and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in 2001. She obtained a diploma in the management of Allergic diseases from the University of Southampton in 2002.

Her first Consultant post was at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in 1998 and her second at the Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust in West Yorkshire. She relocated south to take up a Consultant position and to work with former colleagues at the Basingstoke and North Hampshire Trust in January 2009.

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