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Dr Athina Fonia 06104356

Dermatology

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Specialises in

  • General
  • Skin cancer

About me

Dr Athina Fonia is a Consultant Dermatologist and Lead for the Systemics Clinic in Dermatology at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust where she holds her NHS post. She trained in medicine at King’s College London after obtaining a First Class honours degree in Pharmacology at King’s College London.
She undertook her specialist dermatological training in Bristol and Wales.
She developed a specialist interest in onychology (the study of the diseases of the nails). She did a fellowship in nail surgery and nail diseases in Brussels (St Pierre and Brugmann University Hospitals). She is a member of the expert committee for the British Nail Society and she is the author of the patient information leaflets on the diseases of the nails for the same society.

Dr Fonia also specialises in skin cancer and Biologics for psoriasis and eczema and runs a weekly Systemics clinic and a Biologics clinic in her NHS post. She consults on all aspects of general dermatology of children and adults.

She is passionate about teaching and is involved in both the undergraduate teaching of medical students as well as trainee doctors. She has published widely and has presented at national and international conferences.

Areas of interest

Nail surgery; nail diseases and their treatment Eczema; Psoriasis; Acne; Rosacea; Hidradenitis suppurativa; Premalignant skin lesions, skin cancer and its treatment; Botox injection treatment for hyperhidrosis; Steroid injections for hair loss or keloid scars; Skin surgery

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Procedures completed

  • S1110

    Curettage/cryotherapy of lesion of skin (including cauterisation) - up to three - (1-5)

    Skin55 Ltd (1-5)

  • S0632

    Excision of lesion of skin or subcutaneous tissue - up to three, Head & Neck (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

    Highgate Private Hospital (1-5)

  • S0820

    Curettage/cryotherapy of lesions of skin (including cauterisation) - four or more - (1-5)

    Highgate Private Hospital (1-5)

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