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Nicola Smith graduated from St George's Hospital Medical School London in 1989 where she was awarded a Medical Research Council Grant for her intercollated BSc in Immunology. She trained in General Medicine, obtaining her MRCP in 1992 and subsequently specialised in genito-urinary medicine at St Thomas' Hospital and at the world-renowned unit at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital where she was appointed Consultant in 1988.
Dr Smith's clinical expertise includes all aspects of sexually-acquired infections and sexual health. She has a strong belief in holistic healthcare and patient empowerment.
Dr Smith's main clinical interests include all aspects of vulval disease, from infection to dermatitis and pain.
Areas of interest
Vulval disorders; Genital dermatology; sexually transmitted infections; sexual health; HPV; Human papilloma virus; Herpes; warts; lichen sclerosus; vestibulitis; vulvodynia; chlamydia; gonorrhoea; painful sex (dyspareunia); eczema; psoriasis; VIN; vulval intra-epithelial neoplasia; cervical smear; HPV vaccination; Gardisil; genital itch; genital pain; recurrent candidiasis; thrush; vaginal discharge.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Genito-Urinary Medicine Physician at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. Lead for Vulval Service in East Kent University Hospital Trust at Kent and Canterbury Hospital.
All aspects of vulval Crohn's disease.
English and French.
Widely published internationally.
Courses offered to GPs
On request happy to offer talks. Please contact secretary.
Reference number 3289860
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.