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Dr Fishman qualified as a doctor in London in 2004. After training in general surgery and general medicine, she specialised in dermatology and spent several years training in various UK university teaching hospital departments of dermatology.
Dr Fishman is a substantive NHS consultant dermatologist at Northwick Park Hospital. She is currently clinical lead for psoriasis, biologics and phototherapy and complex medical dermatology requiring systemic therapy.
Dr Fishman is an integral part of the skin cancer team and performs both screening, diagnosis and surgical treatment of all types of skin cancers. She looks after both adults and children with all types of skin problems.
Areas of interest
Psoriasis; eczema; moles; skin lesions; skin cancers; skin surgery; cosmetic dermatology; hair and nail disorders; acne
Current NHS consultant posts held
Northwick Park Hospital
My research interests have focused on clinical research in the field of treatments for
inflammatory dermatoses and melanoma.
2016 PROSE effectiveness and side effects of ustekinumab
2016 LEO treatment of actinic keratosis
2014-2015 BADBIR Biologics Interventions register
2010 - 2013 BRIM III Hoffman-La Roche funded phase 3, open-label, multicentre randomised controlled trial
2009 - 2012 STOP GAP study for the treatment of Pyoderma Gangrenosum
2009 - 2011 BLISTER study for the treatment of bullous pemphigoid
2008 Safety and Efficacy of HT61 (1%) gel applied once or three times for eradication of nasal Staphylococcus Aureus carriage.
A randomized controlled trial to compare the safety and effectiveness of doxycycline (200 mg daily) with oral prednisolone (0.5 mg kg(-1) daily) for initial treatment of bullous pemphigoid: a protocol for the Bullous Pemphigoid Steroids and Tetracyclines (BLISTER) Trial. Br J Dermatol. 2015; 173(1): 227-34.
Ben-Zvi GT, Bardsley V, Burrows NP. An atypical distribution of erythema elevatum diutinum. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2014; 39(2): 269-70.
Bakr F, Webber N, Fassihi H, Swale V, Lewis F, Rytina E, Ben-Zvi GT, Norris P, Espinosa O, Dhar S, Craig P, Robson A. Primary and secondary intralymphatic histiocytosis. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2014; 70(5): 927-33.
Ben-Zvi GT, Tidman MJ. Be vigilant for scurvy in high-risk groups. Practitioner. 2012; 256(1755): 23-5.
Craig FF, Thomas KS, Mitchell EJ, Williams HC, Norrie J, Mason JM, Ormerod AD; UK Dermatology Clinical Trials Network’s STOP GAP Trial Team. UK Dermatology Clinical Trials Network's STOP GAP trial (a multicentre trial of prednisolone versus ciclosporin for pyoderma gangrenosum): protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials. 2012 Apr 28; 13: 51.
Ben-Zvi G, Burrows NP. Two children with persistent, pruritic injection site nodules after receiving vaccinations which contained aluminium.
JAAD 2013 Feb; vol 68 (4): s1 AB67.
Ben-Zvi G, Burrows NP. An Atypical Distribution of Erythema Elevatum Diutinum.
JAAD 2013 Feb; vol 68 (4): s1 AB42.
Ben-Zvi G, et al. Survival with 2 DNA repair disorders.
JAAD 2013 Feb; vol 68 (4): s1 AB100.
Ben-Zvi G, Todd P. A review of ingredients and excipients in UK licensed influenza vaccines. JEADV 2012.
Ben-Zvi G, Lillicrap M, Rytina E, Norris P. A case of intralymphatic histiocytosis associated with rheumatoid arthritis.
Br J Dermatol 2012; 167: s1 13-20.
Chattopadhyay M, Ben-Zvi G, Meligonis G, Rytina E, Ha T, Burrows NP. Paediatric dermatofibrosarcoma protruberans treated with Mohs micrographic surgery: a series of 5 cases.
Br J Dermatol 2012; 167: s1 127-141.
Ben-Zvi G, Kelsall G, Gass J. Propranolol for Ulcerated Infantile Haemangiomas
Abstract, BSPD annual meeting, Edinburgh 2011.
Patterson C, Orton D, Ben-Zvi G. A Review of Excipient Ingredients in Topical Corticosteroid Preparations available in the UK.
Br J Dermatol 2009; 167: s1 86-87.
Courses offered to GPs
Dr Fishman provides frequent talks and seminars to GPs.
- Diploma of Child Health Royal College of Paediatricians 2014
- Specialty Certificate Exam, Dermatology Royal College of Physicians 2011
- MRCP (UK) Royal College of Physicians 2008
- MB BS University of London 2004
Reference number 6103378
Details of entry to specialist register
- Dermatology, 2013
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Curettage/cryotherapy of lesion of skin (including cauterisation) - up to three - (1-5)
Shave biopsy of lesion of skin - (1-5)
Biopsy of skin or subcutaneous tissue - (1-5)
Excision of lesion of skin or subcutaneous tissue - up to three, Head & Neck (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)
Northwick Park Hospital (1-5)
Excision of lesion of skin or subcutaneous tissue - up to three, Trunk & Limbs (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)
Wellington Hospital (1-5)