Dr Hafiji is a Consultant Dermatologist, Dermatological Surgeon and Mohs Micrographic Surgeon at East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust. He is also the Surgical Lead of the Department of Dermatology, Kent & Canterbury Hospital. He graduated from the University of Leicester and undertook his postgraduate training at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham. He then specialised in Dermatology at Cambridge University Hospitals where he developed his interest in skin cancer and dermatological surgery.
Having completed an internationally accredited Surgical Fellowship at the Skin Cancer Institute, New Zealand where he performed over 1000 cases, Dr Hafiji is a leading expert in Mohs micrographic surgery – a specialised technique using a microscope to ensure all the roots of a skin cancer are removed. Dr Hafiji's expertise is such that he is the only dermatological surgeon in all of Kent to be accredited by the prestigious American College of Mohs Surgery, the world’s leading Mohs surgery institution.
His main clinical interests are in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer and his main research interests are in highlighting surgical techniques that provide patients with the best results. He has published widely in the dermatological surgical literature.