Michelle Thomson obtained a BSc Honours degree in Life Sciences from Queen’s University, Canada in 1994. She then qualified from the University of Birmingham Medical School and trained in general medicine to become a Member of The Royal College of Physicians of London. She subsequently completed her specialist training in Dermatology in the West Midlands. She was then appointed as a Consultant Dermatologist to The Birmingham Skin Centre at City Hospital in 2007.
Her clinical interests are skin cancer, skin surgery, moles, sun damaged skin, eczema, psoriasis, acne, rosacea, skin discolouration.
She has a practice in all aspects of general dermatology, with special interests in skin cancer, dermatological surgery, laser and systemic/biologic treatments. Her publications include papers on medical dermatology and skin cancers. She has given several national and international presentations and co-authored chapters in textbooks.
She is a keen sportswoman and continues to play tennis.