Dr Ingrid Helbling


Consultant Dermatologist

GMC number: 6094093

Practicing since: 1994



Consultation times

  • Monthly Thursday PM
  • Monthly Friday AM
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Dr Helbling is a Consultant Dermatologist based at Leicester Royal Infirmary where she sees both adults and children with common and rare skin conditions. She co-leads the Paediatric Dermatology service and is the Dermatology Undergraduate lead for all medical students in Leicester. She is an honorary associate professor at the University of Leicester.

Dr Helbling has over 25 years of dermatology experience and deals with all areas of dermatology including eczema, psoriasis, acne, recurrent infections, folliculitis, boils, excess sweating, urticaria, vitiligo, disorders causing hypo or hyperpigmentation, rashes related to drugs or systemic disorders, benign and malignant growth, skin cancer screening, cryotherapy, sun damage, photo ageing and conditions of the female and male genitalia.

Dr Helbling aims to understand what matters to the child, young person or adult she looks after and support them in being an expert patient. She supports the Dermatology Medical Society for medical students, has led on the creation of a dermatology app on behalf of the British Association of Dermatologists (free open access) and is updating this widely internationally used app to include cases of skin colour.

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Ingrid Helbling at Nuffield Health

  • Skin pigmentation
  • Photodermatology
  • Skin assessment clinic
  • Mole assessment

Locations Dr Ingrid Helbling works with

Related experience


  • Royal College of Physicians
  • British Association of Dermatologists
  • British Paediatric Dermatology Society
  • British Society for Dermatopathology
  • British Contact Dermatitis Society
  • Medical Protection Society

Other posts held

  • Consultant Dermatolgist &amp
  • Dermatology Undergraduate Education Lead, University Hospitals of Leicester
  • Honorary Teaching Associate, Cardiff University School of Medicine

Insurers Dr Ingrid Helbling works with

Dr Ingrid Helbling works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA


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

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

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