Waseem Bakkour

Dr Waseem Bakkour is a senior Consultant Dermatologist, Dermatological, Laser and Cosmetic Surgeon. He trained at of one of the UK's largest tertiary centres where he gained his Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) and Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP). He then completed a Royal College approved fellowship in Mohs micrographic and advanced skin surgery (gold standard for skin cancer treatment), Lasers and Aesthetic Dermatology and gained further experience at the world-renowned Johns Hopkins Hospital in the USA. He then worked for several years as a Consultant Dermatologist at some of central London's most prestigious hospitals. He has a special interest in skin cancer and skin surgery, lasers and aesthetic dermatology, in addition to inflammatory skin conditions such as acne, rosacea, and eczema etc.

Spoken Languages : Arabic, English
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Director of Dermatology
Branches : American Hospital Dubai


  • (Certificate of Completion of Training) CCT Derm, GMC, UK,
  • (Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians) FRCP UK, Royal College of Physicians, UK,
  • (Master of Science) MSc, Newcastle University, UK,
  • Royal College approved Fellowship in Mohs micrographic and advanced skin surgery, lasers and cosmetic dermatology, UK,

Professional Associations:

  • British Association of Dermatologists (BAD)
  • British Society of Dermatological Surgery (BSDS)
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS)
  • European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV)

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant Dermatologist, The London Clinic, Harley street, UK,
  • Consultant Dermatologist, University College London Hospital, UK,

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • All aspects of skin, hair and nail diseases
  • Skin cancer screening and mole mapping
  • Advanced skin surgery including Mohs micrographic surgery and reconstruction for removal of skin cancer
  • Removal of benign skin lesions (cysts, lipomas, moles, etc..)
  • All aspects of Laser Dermatology including scar and acne scar treatment, rejuvenation, thread veins and rosacea, pigmented lesions and tattoos)
  • All aspects of Cosmetic Dermatology (Botox, Fillers, Chemical Peels, Microneedling)