Dr Arjida Woollons

Qualifications

MD, FRCP

GMC number: 3243622

Practicing since: 1987

Specialties

Dermatology

Consultation times

  • Weekly Friday AM
  • Overview

Or call us on

01273 627 007

About

Dr Woollons qualified from Guy’s Hospital London and undertook her dermatology training at Brighton and the St John’s Institute of Dermatology in London. She was appointed as Consultant Dermatologist to Worthing and Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust in 1999.

Her clinical interests include skin cancer, skin surgery, photodynamic therapy, photodermatology, and all aspects of general dermatology. Her research interests include mechanisms of photocarcinogenesis which formed the basis of her MD thesis in 2001. She was appointed as the CLRN dermatology research lead for Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust in 2011, as well as the skin cancer lead for the trust in 2016.

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Arjida Woollons at Nuffield Health

  • Skin surgery
  • Photodynamic therapy
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Allergy testing
  • Excisional biopsy
  • Mole assessment

Locations Dr Arjida Woollons works with

Related experience

Research

Research includes:

  1. Mechanism of skin cancer formation, DNA damage and repair.
  2. MD thesis on Human cellular DNA damage induced by sunbeds and sunlight.

Memberships

  • British Association of Dermatologists
  • British Society for Dermatological Surgery
  • British Society for Paediatric Dermatology
  • Royal Society of Medicine
  • Royal College of Physicians
  • American Academy of dermatology

Other post held

  • Consultant Dermatologist, Worthing and Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Dermatology Training at Brighton and St John's Institute of Dermatology, London

Insurers Dr Arjida Woollons works with

Dr Arjida Woollons works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA
  • Freedom Health
  • Alliance Healthcare

Declaration

Dr Arjida Woollons does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Arjida Woollons does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Arjida Woollons does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.