Dr Robert M Herd


  • Specialities Dermatology
  • Telephone Freephone 0800 616267
  • Year of first qualification 1984
  • GMC Number 2953461
  • Fax 0141 339 1352


  • Weekly Thursday evening


Current posts

  • Consultant Dermatologist, Western Infirmary
  • Consultant Dermatologist, Southern General Hospital
  • Clinical Director for Glasgow Dermatology
  • Lead Clinician for the West of Scotland Managed Clinical Network for Skin Cancer


Other interests

  • Skin cancer and dermatological surgery
  • Mohs micrographic surgery for difficult skin tumours 
  • Dermatological laser surgery

Member of

  • Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
  • British Association of Dermatologists
  • Scottish Dermatological Society
  • American Society of Dermatological Surgery


Research interests include: Melanoma and skin cancer in renal transplant recipients. Dr Herd is also involved in the development of a group of drugs for treating advanced basal cell carcinoma.


Dr Robert M Herd works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Health-on-Line
  • InterGlobal
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA

Dr Robert M Herd does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Robert M Herd does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

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