Dr Jibu Varghese

Qualifications

MBBS, DVD, DDSc, MSc, MRCP (derm), FRCP

GMC number: 5207018

Practicing since: 1995

Specialties

Dermatology

Consultation times

  • Alternate Monday/Tuesday
  • AM
  • Overview

Or call us on

0300 1311418

About

Dr Varghese has acquired extensive experience and expertise in dermatology, having worked and trained in two countries, four large teaching hospitals, and several district general hospitals throughout the UK – all within dermatology departments.

Dr Varghese completed his dermatology training in South West England, and underwent intensive training in skin cancer surgery, including Moh’s micrographic surgery at the prestigious Welsh Institute of Dermatology in Cardiff. Throughout his training, he worked alongside leading dermatologists.

He has wide interests and skills in the diagnosis and management of HI skin cancers, undertaking laser treatments, Moh’s micrographic surgery, cosmetic dermatology, dermoscopy, hair disorders, eczema, psoriasis, biological therapies, and general dermatology.

Apart from various dermatological skills and techniques, such as laser treatments, wrinkle-smoothing injection, cryotherapy, curettage and cautery, Dr Varghese is fully competent in various aspects of dermatological surgery, including complex skin flaps, full thickness skin grafts, and advanced skin closure techniques.

Dr Varghese is actively involved in teaching undergraduates, post graduates, nurses, specialist registrars, general practitioners, and general practitioners with a special interest in dermatology. He is also actively involved in collaborative research, audits, and publications.>

Special interests

Skin cancer recognition and surgery Mohs surgery
Lasers
Acne, psoriasis, patch testing and eczema

Other interests

Photodynamic therapy, dermatoscopy and biologics.

Personal interests

Cricket, travelling, music and walking.

Languages spoken

Hindi, Malyalam, Kanada, Tamil, Urdu and Telugu

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Jibu Varghese at Nuffield Health

  • Dermatological surgery
  • Facial surgery
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Mole removal
  • Photodermatology
  • Phototherapy
  • Skin assessment clinic
  • Skin grafts for leg ulcers
  • Skin pigmentation
  • Skin surgery
  • Tattoo removal
  • Allergy testing
  • Blood test
  • Dermoscope
  • Excisional biopsy
  • Itching (Pruritus) Assessment
  • Penile lesions (biopsy of)
  • Haematology profiles
  • Gluten sensitivity screening
  • Excision of skin lesion

Locations Dr Jibu Varghese works with

Related experience

Research

Skin barrier and eczema-Sheffield University Hospital 2006-2007.
Photodynamic therapy and hirsutism-University of Wales College of Medicine Cardiff 2000-2001.

Memberships

  • British Academy Dermatology
  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • Royal College of Physicians

Other post held

  • Consultant Dermatologist Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital
  • Dermatologist Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Dr Jibu Varghese works with

Dr Jibu Varghese works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • AXA PPP International

Declaration

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

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

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