Harley Street Dermatology
Dr Fiona Worsnop BMedSci (Hons), MBBS, MRCP (UK), MRCP (Derm) is a UK-trained Consultant Dermatologist who studied Medicine at the University of Nottingham, where she also completed an intercalated Bachelor of Medical Sciences degree.
She completed her core medical and higher specialist Dermatology training in London and has worked as an NHS Consultant since 2015 in Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust, where she is lead of the bi-weekly medical dermatology team meeting. Dr Worsnop has visited and taught Dermatologists in Ethiopia and Russia and has also completed Dermatology observerships in Singapore, Sydney & Melbourne.
With an interest in medical education, Dr Worsnop has twice been awarded the Certificate of Commendation for Excellent Teaching by St Georges University of London.
Dr Worsnop has given over 30 national and international presentations, and has twice been awarded national prizes. She has been featured as the Dermatology specialist on ITV’s ‘This Morning’. She is a member of the British Association of Dermatology Therapies and Guidelines sub-committee, one role of which is to produce the BAD’s Patient Information Leaflets. She has multiple publications in peer-reviewed journals, as listed below.
Dr Worsnop consults on all general dermatology in both adults and children, including eczema, psoriasis, other skin rashes, mole checks, acne and rosacea. Her specialist areas of interest include emergency dermatology, skin cancer, skin surgery and connective tissue disease.
Hubner RA, Worsnop F, Cunningham D, Chau I. Gemcitabine plus capecitabine in unselected patients with advanced pancreatic cancer. Pancreas. 2013 Apr; 42(3): 511-5.
Denny J, Valiallah N, Worsnop F, Natkunarjah J. ‘The ‘bulls head’ sign of SAPHO syndrome.’ Clinical Medicine 19(4):342-343
O’Sullivan GM, Worsnop F, J Natkunarajah. Ecthyma gangrenosum, an important cutaneous infection to recognise in the immunosuppressed patient. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2018 Jan;43(1):67-69.
Orrin E, Worsnop F, J Natkunarajah. Sporotrichoid Mycobacterium chelonae. Australas J Dermatol. 2016 Aug;57(3):244-5.
Worsnop F, Campalani E. Paraneoplastic hypertrichosis lanuginosa acquisita: a delayed presentation in quiescent chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. Clin Exp Dermatol.
Worsnop FS, Ostlere L Interstitial granulomatous dermatitis with arthritis presenting with the rope sign. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2013 Jul; 38(5): 564-5.
Worsnop F, Wee J, Natkunarajah J, Moosa Y, Marsden R. Reaction to biological drugs: infliximab for the management of toxic epidermal necrolysis subsequently triggering erosive lichen planus". Clin Exp Dermatol. 2012 Dec; 37(8): 879-81.
Worsnop FS, Craythorne EE, du Vivier AWP. A Blistering Eruption after a holiday in India”. BMJ 2011 Dec 20;343:d7474.
Worsnop F, Affleck A, Varma S, English J. Allergic contact dermatitis from Mastisol mistaken for cellulitis” Contact Dermatitis. 2007; 56: 357-358.
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