Skin Doctor In Northwood And London
Dr Dev Shah is a UK qualified Consultant Dermatologist and Skin Surgeon. With over 15 years of experience, he specializes in all aspects of dermatology and skin surgery including Mohs Micrographic Surgery.
His approach is open-minded and he gives you time to discuss your problems in a relaxed environment. He works collaboratively with you to find the best and most appropriate treatment for you, ensuring that you receive outstanding service.
This is reflected in his success rate and importantly from patient and staff feedback. Patients have commented that he listens and that he is approachable, friendly, considerate, compassionate and gives his patients time to discuss their concerns.
Click on the testimonials section to see more about Dr Dev Shah.
Dev Shah started working with Professor Camp in Leicester. He then worked briefly in Australia and moved to the award winning Dermatology Department at Cardiff in Wales, where he completed his training with Dr Richard Motley. He is an experienced clinician and believes in helping the person rather than seeing and treating just the skin condition. It is very common to feel stressed or anxious (for example) when living with a skin condition. Dev Shah has completed further training in psychodermatology and understands the importance of acknowledging and helping those people who face such challenges.He is part of the British Association of Dermatology (BAD) working group updating the Vitiligo Guidelines, is an executive member of the British Association of Dermatological Surgeons (BSDS) .He believes that it is important to be involved in patient focused service developments and keeping the patient at the fore front of any of his work.
Dr Dev Shah is a Consultant Dermatologist and Cutaneous Surgeon at Amersham NHS Trust where he holds a permanent substantive post. He is the Lead for Skin Surgery. He is a key member of the department and takes great interest in ensuring gold standard patient-focused care. and he set-up the new and successful Mohs service at Hillingdon Hospital working collaboratively with other specialities for the best patient experience. He manages patients with complex needs and maintains a holistic approach. He has previously worked as a Consultant Mohs Surgeon at Hillingdon NHS an University College London Hospitals Foundation Trusts.
Dr Dev Shah offers consultation, assessment and treatments to patients at several locations in North West London. He sees a range of patients from those with general dermatology rashes to extensive and complex skin cancers. Having setup the first private Mohs service in Bishopswood, he has now become the Skin Cancer MDT lead for Bishopswood Hospital.
He takes pride in providing the best care and a tailored treatment plan to suit you and your lifestyle, at his consulting rooms, located in:
- BMI Bishopswood Hospital, Northwood, London HA6 2JW.
- BMI Chiltern, Great Missenden. HP16 0EN.
- One Hatfield, Hatfield. AL10 9UA.
- HCA Elstree, The Waterfront. Beaufort House. Elstree Road. WD6.
- BMI Bushey Consulting Rooms, Bushey Medical Health Centre. London Road, Bushey. WD23 2NN.
Dev Shah has an interest in research and started with an interest in how immune cells affect patients with eczema. More recently he is involved with the Cardiff Microneedle team developing the role for microneedles in treating skin conditions. He enjoys teaching and is an invited lecturer at national skin surgery meetings teaching other consultants, GPs, nurse and students. He is an enthusiast teacher and receives positive feedback from his students.
Currently he is developing and leading a surgical meeting at his NHS base, with the aim of discussing personal surgical logbooks and cases to improve patient care.