We diagnose and treat adults and children with skin conditions. We provide outpatient services at Beckenham Beacon and Orpington Hospital, including general dermatology clinics as well as specialist clinics for:

  • patch testing
  • children’s skin problems
  • skin cancer – rapid access
  • acne
  • skin conditions that affect the vulva (vulvar dermatoses)
  • connective tissue diseases
  • severe chronic viral warts and hair loss (alopecia areata)
  • skin monitoring for organ transplant patients.

We also offer psychological support for patients with skin disorders.


Main department: 01689 865260

Appointments: 01689 865 800

For GPs and referrers

To refer:

  • use NHS e-Referral (formerly Choose and Book) or email kch-tr.br-referrals@nhs.net. Send one referral per email and include patient and GP practice details.
  • for suspected cancer, refer via the 2 week wait pathway.