Sarkany, Robert - consultant dermatologist

 

Consultant profiles

Dr Robert Sarkany, consultant dermatologist 

Contacts

Tel: 020 7188 6248

Area of expertise: Xeroderma pigmentosum, photodermatology

  • Biography

    Dr Robert Sarkany is the head of our photodermatology unit and set up our national xeroderma pigmentosum (XP) service in 2010.

    He previously worked as a consultant dermatologist at St George's Hospital and the Mayday Hospital before joining us in 2006.

  • Specialist interests

    • Photodermatology
    • Cutaneous porphyria
    • Xeroderma pigmentosum
  • Education and training

    • BSc in biochemistry and basic medical sciences, first class Honours (1983)
    • MBBS (Hons) in pathology (1986)
    • MRCP (UK): Part I (1988), Part 2 (1989)
    • MD thesis 'The inheritance of human erythropoietic protoporphyria', University of London, (1994)
    • CCST - Dermatology, (1998)
    • FRCP (2003)
  • Research interests

    • Photodermatology
    • Cutaneous porphyria
    • Xeroderma pigmentosum
    • UV carcinogenesis