Dr Girish Gupta


  • Specialities Dermatology
  • Telephone Freephone 0800 616267
  • Year of first qualification 1990
  • Email
  • Languages spoken

    English and Hindi

  • GMC Number 3469563
  • Fax 0141 339 1352


Dr Gupta's medical training began in Manchester where he gained a wide knowledge in all medical disciplines. His dermatology career was based around the West of Scotland and after four years of dedicated training in all aspects of dermatology, he was appointed a Consultant Dermatologist in Lanarkshire in 1999 and is currently Consultant Dermatologist at NHS Lothian. 

He now provides a full clinical programme in both medical and surgical dermatology. Since 2005, he has focused on the management of skin cancer and in 2009, he was appointed as the Clinical Lead for the West of Scotland skin cancer network. He is responsible for the skin cancer multidisciplinary team meetings and actively participates in audit and research.


  • Monday afternoon/evening


Current posts

  • Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, University of Glasgow
  • Consultant, Monklands Hospital, Lanarkshire


Other interests

Other interests include management of skin cancer, mole screening, topical therapy of pre-cancerous skin conditions, teledermatology and laser therapy.

Member of

  • British Association of Dermatologists
  • European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Skin Cancer
  • Fellow Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
  • Scottish Dermatological Society
  • National Cancer Research Institute (Skin Cancer Group)


Dr Gupta has researched skin cancer and pre-cancerous skin conditions, teledermatology and laser therapy.


Dr Girish Gupta works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

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

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

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