Mr Saibal Sanyal

Consultant Dermatologist

MBBS, MD, PG DipDerm, PGC MedEd, FRCP Edin

Professional Memberships

  • General Medical Council
  • British Association of Dermatologist
  • British society of Paediatric Dermatology
  • Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland

Clinical Interests

  • Medical Dermatology ( undiagnosed rashes, skin infections and infestations, acne and rosacea, eczema, psoriasis, lupus, blistering disorders)
  • Paediatric Dermatology (currently not consulting at BMI Meriden, Coventry)
  • Cosmetic Dermatology (scars, pigmentary disorders, acne and rosacea, thread veins etc)
  • Psychodermatology (anxiety secondary to skin issues)
  • Skin Oncology (skin cancers and their treatment - non-surgical and surgical)


Personal profile

In 1996, Dr Sanyal qualified in Medicine from India. He worked and trained in dermatology before coming to the UK for further training. He completed his training in dermatology in the West Midlands deanery working across local hospitals in the region. He is highly experienced having worked across hospitals in India, Nepal and UK since 1999. In the UK he has worked in units based in Milton Keynes, London, Liverpool, Dundee, Edinburgh, Warwick, Coventry and Birmingham.

He has a special interest in Paediatric Dermatology and psychological problems arising from skin disorders. Dr Sanyal currently works as a consultant dermatologist at the University hospitals of Coventry and Warwickshire covering both the hospital of St Cross, Rugby and University hospital, Coventry.

He is actively involved in research and has been an investigator in various clinical trials in the UK as a member of the UK Dermatology clinical trials network. Dr Sanyal is also passionate about Medical Education and is a keen teacher to medical students, trainees and general practitioners.


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