Richard Barlow

Consultant dermatologist


Richard Barlow qualified at the University of the Witwatersrand in 1983 and wrote his Membership examination after postgraduate general medical training at Hammersmith Hospital and the Royal Postgraduate Medical School in London.  

He obtained a research fellowship with Professor Malcolm Greaves at the St John's Institute of Dermatology, from which he has an MD from the University of London. 

Having completed his general dermatology training at St John's, Richard spent a year as the fellow in advanced dermatologic surgery with Dr Neil Swanson in Portland, Oregon. Since 1996, Richard has been a consultant and honorary senior lecturer at St John's. 

Research interests

  • Skin cancer

Last updated: February 2023

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