A new Dermatology Clinic is established to serve our community
01 Nov 2006
A New Dermatology Clinic is established to serve the UAE community
The hospital is very delighted to announce the launch of the Dermatology Clinic. The clinic is led by Dr. Rolf Soehnchen.
Dr. Soehnchen completed his FACHARZT (German Board ) in Dermatology after completing his Doctorate Degree at the University of Hamburg. Furthermore, he received his qualification in Allergology, with additional qualification in Laser Surgery at the Laser-Institute Berlin. This is in addition to his certification in Phlebology.
In 1984 – 1986, he was Research Fellow in cutaneous cell biology at the prestigious Memorial Sloan-Kettering-Cancer Center, New York, NY. After his residency at Munich University / Dermatology Department he served as attending physician at Freie University, Berlin, Germany. From 1993 – 1996, he was the Chief of Service at the Dermatologic Rehabilitation Clinic Wersbach, Germany. Prior to joining American Hospital Dubai he was in private practice from 1996 – 2006 in Cologne, Germany. In addition, Dr. Soehnchen served as part-time Dermatology consultant at North Middlesex University Hospital in London from 2004 – 2006. He is also an Examiner for Dermatology Boards, Arztekammer Nordrhein Germany.
Dr. Soehnchen is an International Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and a member of the European Academy of Dermatology (EADV).
Main interests include Dermatologic Surgery, Laser Medicine, Skin Cancer, Cosmetic Dermatology and Psoriasis treatment.
The Clinic shall serve the Community of the UAE and the nearby GCC countries through the offering of its services in – Computer Assisted Diagnosis and Documentation for skin lesions. Allergy Testing, Mohs Surgery for Skin Tumors, Photodynamic Therapy for sun damaged skin, treatment of Psoriasis and Atopic Dermatitis, treatment of extensive sweating, Laser Surgery, Laser hair removal, Cosmetic Dermatology, Sclerosing of unwanted veins and treatment of aged skin with chemical peels, Filters and Botox.
The Clinic is located on the first floor of the new Outpatient Clinic building of the American Hospital Dubai .
The Clinic operates Saturday to Wednesday from 08:30 – 04:30 and on Thursday from 08:30 – 11:30.
Appointments can be booked through telephone number 971-4-309-6876 or can be requested through the website: www.ahdubai.com.