Dr Sriramulu Tharakaram

Consultant Dermatologist


Professional Memberships

  • British Association of Dermatologists
  • St John’s Hospital Dermatological Society
  • SE Thames Dermatological Society
  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • British Society of Dermatological Surgery
  • British Society of Paediatric Dermatology
  • HCSA
  • Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists, Leprologists
  • Indian Society of Pediatric Dermatology

Clinical Interests

  • Adult and paediatric dermatology
  • Skin cancers
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Patch testing
  • Photodynamic therapy

Personal profile

Dr Tharakaram or Tarak qualified MBBS from Madras Medical College, and soonafter trained in dermatology (Dip.Derm)and MD general followed by a year’s research in Leprosy. His MD dissertation was on Cutaneous Metastases. In UK he trained at Hull, Glasgow, Birmingham and St John’s Dermatology Centre, London training in Moh’s surgery, Photobiology and Contact Dermatitis.

His first consultant appointment in Dudley was in 1995 moving over to Tunbridge Wells in 2001 and under Medway since 2008.He lectures regularly to GP’s, nurses and pharmacists and he has an interest in History of Medicine.

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