- Skin cancer
- Pigmented skin lesions including moles
- Vulval skin conditions
- Clinicopathological correlation
- General dermatology
- Teaching dermatology and dermatopathology
- MRCP speciality question group member for dermatology
Having gained her Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) during general medical training she started Dermatology in 1996.
She completed her Dermatology training after working in several leading London teaching hospitals.
She was awarded her Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree at the University of London in 2004 for her work into clinical and genetic aspects of skin cancer and melanocytic naevi, which has been published and presented internationally.
She has worked as a Consultant Dermatologist at the Royal Free Hospital in London since 2004, and since 2006 has combined this with a joint post as a locum Consultant Dermatopathologist at the Royal Free.
She is a core member of the Skin Cancer Multidisciplinary team at the Royal Free as both a dermatologist and dermatopathologist, and set up the ongoing weekly Dermatology Clinicopathological conference at the Royal Free.
Her interests include general dermatology, skin cancer, vulval dermatology and pigmented lesions including moles.
She sees adults and children with a range of skin conditions including acne, eczema, psoriasis, hair problems and skin lesions.
Dr Victoria Swale has three young daughters and spending time with her family is very important. She enjoys travel, walking, cooking and rock climbing (when her children permit).
Consultant DermatologistRoyal Free London NHS Trust
locum consultant DermatologistRoyal Free London NHS Trust
Honorary Senior LecturerUniversity College London Medical School
Dermatopathology teaching leadRoyal Free London NHS Trust
Faculty Member and LecturerOxbridge Medica
University of Southampton Medical School1992
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