BSF - skin cancer/moles

17-20Feb2020

ASK THE EXPERT - BSF and talkhealth teamed up to offer our community the opportunity to put their questions to our panel of dermatology experts regarding skin cancer and moles. Dr Adil Sheraz, Dr Kapil Bhargava, Dr Anton Alexandroff, Dr Bav Shergill, Dr Dev Shah and Dr Vishal Madan kindly joined us to give us their advice and support. The clinic is now closed but you can view the questions and answers here.

British Skin Foundation (BSF) is the only UK charity dedicated to raising funds for skin disease and skin cancer research. Visit the British Skin Foundation charity page to find out more.

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Medical Experts

  • Dr Anton Alexandroff

    Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & British...

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  • Dr Kapil Bhargava

    Consultant Dermatologist

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  • Dr Vishal Madan

    Consultant Dermatologist - MBBS (Hons), MD, FRCP

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  • Dr Dev Shah

    Consultant Dermatologist

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  • Dr Adil Sheraz

    Consultant Dermatologist - MBBS, BMEDSCI(HONS), MRCP (UK), MRCP ...

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  • Dr Bav Shergill

    Consultant Dermatologist and Dermatological Surgeon

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