Orpington Dermatology Clinic

When you visit BMI Chelsfield Park Hospital, you can rest assured that you’ll be cared for by a team of dedicated healthcare professionals. Your treatment will be tailored to suit your individual needs and our consultants will aim to have you back to normal daily duties as soon as possible.

BMI Chelsfield Park Hospital offers various dermatology procedures and treatments including:

Skin lesion removal

Skin lesion removal is where a mole, skin tag, wart or other skin growth is removed. Skin growths can cause itching and discomfort, skin lesion can help alleviate these symptoms. Skin lesions can be treated in various ways depending on the type of growth; cut off, frozen, using a special cream or a laser.

Skin biopsy

A skin biopsy is where a sample of skin is removed for testing to diagnose a skin condition. A skin biopsy may be performed for types of skin conditions such as skin cancer and infections.

Mole removal

Mole removal is where your consultant will remove your mole using either a laser or excision where the mole is cut out. Mole removal can be performed for either medical or cosmetic reasons.

Nail avulsion

Nail avulsion is partial or full removal of the nail, this procedure is commonly used when patients are in pain caused by an ingrowing toenail.

Removal of lipoma

Lipoma is a fatty bit of tissue which sits underneath the skin; it is soft and can be moved around. Removal of a lipoma is when the tissue mass under the skin is removed.