Dr Kathy Taghipour

Dr Kathy Taghipour

Consultant Dermatologist and Skin Cancer Lead

Work Areas

General dermatology including acne, eczema, psoriasis; autoimmune blistering diseases; female genital dermatology; skin cancer diagnosis and surgical/non-surgical treatment; mole check and dermoscopy.


Dr Taghipour graduated from the Faculty of Medicine in Gothenburg University in Sweden and subsequently continued her medical training in the UK. She completed her training in Dermatology in the Oxford deanery in 2010.

Dr Taghipour has achieved a medical doctorate in research from King's College London, conducting clinical and laboratory research at Oxford University Hospitals and St John's Institute of Dermatology laboratories in the field of autoimmune blistering diseases.

Dr Taghipour is a consultant dermatologist at the Whittington Health NHS Trust where she is the lead physician for skin cancer services and specialist autoimmune blistering diseas clinics. Dr Taghipour is actively involved in teaching the UCL medical students as well as hospital doctors and GPs. She has authored a number of published papers and book chapters and has lectured nationally and internationally.




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