Raj Mallipeddi

Consultant dermatological surgeon


Raj Mallipeddi is a consultant dermatological surgeon at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.

He is one of the few dermatological surgeons in the UK to be certified by the American College of Mohs Surgery and is a leader in the field.

Raj is lead clinician for the dermatological surgery and laser unit. He is also the skin cancer lead for Guy's and St Thomas'.

He lectures nationally and internationally on skin surgery, lasers and cosmetic dermatology.

He is a past president of the British Society for Dermatological Surgery.

Education and training

  • Fellowship of the American College of Physicians
  • Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians
  • Specialist training in dermatology, St John's Institute of Dermatology, Guy's and St Thomas'
  • Procedural dermatology fellowship, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Texas, United Stated of America, 2006 to 2007
  • MD the molecular basis of squamous cell carcinoma in epidermolysis bullosa, London, 2005
  • Medicine and surgery (MBBS), Imperial College London
  • BSc with honours

Research interests

  • Skin cancer
  • Mohs micrographic surgery
  • Laser surgery
  • Photodynamic therapy


  • British Society for Dermatological Society "Wooden Curette Award" for contributions to the Society, 2011
  • Marquis Who's Who In Healthcare, 2009 to 2010
  • GlaxoSmithKline Award for fellowship to the Royal Society of Medicine, 2002
  • Best presentation, British Society for Paediatric Dermatology Annual Meeting Prize, 2001
  • Registrar prize, St John's Dermatological Society, 2001

Last updated: January 2023

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