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- Skin cancer
An enthusiastic, personable and dedicated Consultant Dermatologist working in a busy London teaching hospital. I am experienced in general adult and paediatric dermatology and I have a specialist interest in Infectious and Tropical Dermatology through which I have developed strong international links. I am the lead for dermatology education and have Honorary Senior Lecturer position at Kings College. I am a valued member of the Faculty of Medical Education at Kings College Hospital
Consultant Dermatologist Trained in London, UK. FRCP (UK),PhD (London, UK), PCME (Cardiff, Wales)
Areas of interest
Cutaneous inflections viral (warts, herpes, pox virus); Bacterial (Staphylococcus, PVL, cellulitis, folliculitis, Pseudomonas); Fungal (nails, tinea, yeast); Management of Acne; Rosacea; Pigmented skin lesions; Mole checks including Dermoscopy; Skin cancers Basal Cell Carcinomas (BCC), Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC), Melanoma; Pre-cancerous skin Actinic keratoses; Bowen's disease; Lentigo maligna; Management of Psoriasis with topical therapy, TL-01, PUVA and systemic agents; Eczema - all types; Allergies skin diseases; Minor skin surgery including diagnostic biopsies; Excision of cysts, atypical moles, BCC's, SCC's, melanoma
- Arlene McAleese
- 2nd Floor London Bridge Hospital 29 Tooley Street London SE1 2PR
- 020 7234 2922
Current NHS consultant posts held
Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Denmark Hill, London, UK
Cutaneous infections, atopic dermatitis, acne, psoriasis
Medical Education - I am currently Deputy Head of year 4 for Kings College London Medical School.
Clinical Excellence Awards (level 2) 2013
Canadian Dermatologists Award for the best research paper British Association Dermatologist Annual Meeting 2008:
Top research presentation at the British Association of Dermatologists Annual Meeting, Liverpool 2008.
I have over 70 publications including:-
L Proudfoot, EM Higgins, and R Morris-Jones. 2011. A Retrospective Study of the Management of Pediatric Kerion in Trichophyton Tonsurans infection. Pediatric Dermatology Vol. 28 (6):655–657.
A Fogo, N Kemp, R Morris-Jones. 2011. Easily Missed? Panton Valentine Leukocidin Staphylococcus aureus infections. BMJ. 343:d5343
G Garrett, D Hewett, R Morris-Jones. 2011. Is generic Isotretinoin as effective as Roaccutane® in the treatment of moderately severe acne? 2011. Br J Dermatol. 165 (suppl 1):44.
A Fogo, ML-Daly, C Duhovic, C McDonald, R Morris-Jones. 2011. Kaposi’s sarcoma: not always an AIDS-defining malignancy? Br J Dermatol. 165 (suppl 1):18-19.
M Afshar, R Morris-Jones. 2011. A novel approach to the management of inflammatory bacilli Calmette-Guerin reactions using topical steroids. Br J Dermatology 164(6) 1402-3.
J Natkunarajah, S Goolamali, E Craythorne, EC Benton, C Smith, R Morris-Jones, J Wendon, E Higgins, D Creamer. 2011. Ten cases of drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) treated with pulsed intravenous methylprednisolone. Eur J Dermatol. 21(3):385-391.*
EC. Benton, R Morris-Jones, E Calonje. 2011. A solitary nodule in a paediatric patient. Clin Exp Dermatol. 36(1):103-4. *
M Afsahar, AM Powell, A Robson, R Morris-Jones. 2011. Granulomatous periorificial dermatitis. MIMS Dermatology Volume 7, No. 2 39-41.
LE Proudfoot , E Craythorne , G Ruiz, R Morris-Jones. 2010. Pale macules, crusted papules and breathlessness in a child. Arch Dermatol. 146(6):667-72.
A Fogo, J Wade, R Hay, R Morris-Jones. 2010. Panton-Valentine leucocidin-positive Staphylococcus aureus cause recalcitrant skin infections in dermatology patients. BJD. 163 (suppl. 1): 8.
ABC of Dermatology 6th Edition, R Morris-Jones (in pressl
EM Benton, AM Powell, R Morris-Jones, J Rees. 2011. 100 Cases in Dermatology. Hodder-Arnold*
Travel Associated Skin Disease. R Morris-Jones and SD Morris-Jones. 2011. Clinics of North America. Elsevier 2012.
Courses offered to GPs
National speaker at Dermatology Meeting,
International speaker in East Africa at the Regional dermatology training centre
Dermatology Lecturer on the DTM&H London and East Africa
- MBBCh University of Wales College of Medicine 1994
- FRCP Royal College Of Physicians 2004
- PhD Univeristy of London 2004
- PCME Univeristy of Cardiff 2006
Reference number 4091644
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Deputy Head of Phase 4 Kings College London 2013
Details of entry to specialist register
- Dermatology Specialist Register, 2006
Affiliations / memberships
British Association of Dermatologists
- 120 Old Broad Street, London, EC2N 1AR
- 08:30 - 18:00
- 020 7234 2922
- 55 Harley Street, London, W1G 8QR
- 09:00 - 12:00
- 020 7234 2922
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.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
020 7407 3100
0845 602 5559