Dr Ravinder Atkar is a UK-trained Consultant Dermatologist consulting on all aspects of skin disease. In addition to her private work Dr Atkar is a Consultant Dermatologist at Barts Health NHS Trust where she is the clinical lead for paediatric dermatology and contact dermatitis services
She ranked in the top 5% for her medical degree, achieved First Class Honours for her BSc, and then went on to complete her Dermatology training at Cambridge University Hospitals. Following this, she undertook an Observership in paediatric dermatology at Stanford University Hospitals, San Francisco.
Dr Atkar is actively involved in research resulting in 3 national awards. She has been an author on multiple publications in high-impact medical journals and co-authored the national guidelines for vitiligo. She is an editor of a textbook and is currently working towards her Masters in Aesthetics Medicine.
She has tutored medical students at Cambridge University and continues to pursue her passion for medical education. She values her role as a spokesperson for the British Skin Foundation.
She consults on all aspects of skin disease in adults and children, including eczema, acne, rosacea, psoriasis, mole checks and skin cancer. She can perform skin surgery, and consults on cosmetic dermatology and skincare issues.
She is a member of the Royal College of Physicians, Royal Society of Medicine, British Association of Dermatologists and British Society for Paediatric Dermatology.