Dr Vikram Rajkomar

Personal profile

Victor Rajkomar is an experienced Consultant Dermatologist, who treats adult patients at BMI The South Cheshire Private Hospital. He is accomplished in treating all skin conditions, including, but not limited to eczema, psoriasis, inflammatory conditions, allergic reactions, acne, hair loss and lesions (including moles). He is also proficient in all aspects of skin surgery, including suspected skin cancer.

He graduated from the University of Sheffield Medical School and completed his dermatology postgraduate training in Manchester. He now works as a Consultant Dermatologist at Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and Vernova Healthcare Community Interest Company in Macclesfield, treating both adults and children.

He has presented at both national and international conferences and participated in multiple national research projects. He has co-authored a chapter on hair conditions in the ‘Treatment of Skin Disease’ textbook, currently in publication and has also co-authored the CPD module entitled ‘Key questions on scalp conditions’ for Pulse magazine (aimed at GPs).

He has a keen interest in teaching and has a lead role at Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, responsible for delivering the dermatology curriculum to medical students on placement from the University of Manchester. He is also the dermatology audit lead at Salford Royal Hospital ensuring best practice is achieved and maintained in the department.

Professional Memberships

  • General Medical Council
  • British Association of Dermatologists
  • Royal College of Physicians
  • Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland
  • European Society of Contact Dermatitis
  • British Hair and Nail Society (BHNS)

Clinical Interests

Dr Vikram Rajkomar is proficient in diagnosing and treating rashes (e.g. eczema, psoriasis, rosacea), acne, hair loss and conditions associated with blisters and skin colour changes, amongst many others.

Dr Rajkomar regularly performs various surgical procedures such as curettage and cautery, shave, punch and incisional biopsies and excision on all body sites including the face. He also carries out mole checks and is confident in diagnosing and treating skin cancer.

Specialties:

  • Patch testing in the diagnosis of cutaneous allergy

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
  • Vernova Healthcare Community Interest Company, Macclesfield

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