Dr Veronique Bataille is a Dermatology consultant based in London
who has private dermatology clinics at Princess Grace Hospital, W1, Kensington Medical Chambers, SW5 and also Harpenden in Hertfordshire. She also practices in the NHS at the West Herts NHS Trust in Hertfordshire.
Dr Bataille has been practising in dermatology in London since 1989 after training in many teaching hospitals in London. She is working in the NHS with an interest in melanoma
and has been involved in many research projects over the last 20 years at the Twin Research Unit at St Thomas Hospital in London, where she has studied the genetic influence on common skin disorders such as acne, eczema, psoriasis and moles/melanoma
in more than 3000 twins. She has been trained in many aspects of medical statistics using the Stata and the Mx software. Dr Bataille became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in May 2000.
Dr Bataille has published extensively in many dermatology, genetic and cancer journals over the last 20 years and has presented many abstracts at national and international meetings. She regularly writes reviews and book chapters on skin cancer
and reviews manuscripts for many dermatology journals. She is assistant editor for the Clinical and Experimental Dermatology, European Journal of Cancer, BMJ case reports dermatology and Research Notes for BIOMED Central. Since 1996 Dr Bataille has acted as a consultant and advisor for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. Between 2003 and 2013, Dr Bataille was the UK dermatology consultant for L’Oreal Paris.
Dr Bataille sees patients of all ages including children
with a wide variety of skin conditions and speaks French and English
Dr Bataille is recognised by all UK and international health insurances and carries out many minor procedures including excision of skin lesions, shave biopsy, punch biopsy, curettage, cauterisation alone, freezing with liquid nitrogen as well as Botox injections for axillary sweating.
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