Greg Williams


Greg Williams is a Plastic Surgeon who specialises in Hair Restoration. He is the only member of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) who performs Hair Transplant Surgery on a full time basis. He is one of the doctors on the surgical team at the world renowned Farjo Hair Institute and is the current President of the British Association of Hair Restoration Surgery (BAHRS).

Prior to embarking on a full time private practice in Hair Restoration, Mr Williams was the Lead Clinician at London’s only Burn Service at the Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust and was the Clinical Director of the London and South East of England Burn Care Network. He has an extensive experience in Hair Restoration both for genetic male and female hair loss and for reconstruction post trauma, burns and following dermatological scarring alopecias.

 
 

Nicola D’Ippolito


Dr D’ippolito is the Lead of the Skin Cancer Service at Frimley Park Hospital NHS Trust where he is also the Lead of the Skin Allergy Clinic (Patch Test) and Research Lead for skin cancer studies.

As well as providing care for general dermatological conditions, Dr D’ippolito is a recognised specialist in the treatment of skin cancer, skin allergies, eczema and cosmetic skin treatments to minimise the signs of ageing, including Botox.

Dr D’ippolito completed his initial medical education in Italy and began working at a consultant level for the NHS in 2007. He is a ‘double board certified’ Dermatologist holding both the EU and UK equivalent Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training; he is on the GMC Specialist Register of Dermatology. His European CCST includes Venereology, which adds an extra dimension to his work in the area of male genital skin problems.

 
 

Portia Goldsmith


Portia Goldsmith is an experienced General Dermatologist with special interests in eczema, contact dermatitis, occupational skin diseases, medical dermatology as well as children and babies with skin problems.

Portia trained at Charing Cross Hospital Medical School, graduating in 1983, and went on to do 4 years of General Medical Training before specialising in Dermatology. Her Dermatology training was at the Westminster and St Stephen’s Hospital, The Middlesex Hospital and St John’s Institute for Skin diseases at St Thomas’ Hospital where she developed a special interest in Contact dermatitis.

Portia has been a Consultant Dermatologist since 1996, initially at the Whittington Hospital and subsequently at the Royal London and Homerton.

 
 

David Harris


Dr Harris qualified in 1981 from the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, London. He trained initially in general internal medicine, obtaining his MRCP before pursuing his interest in dermatology. His dermatology training started in 1987 at the Westminster and St Stephens Hospital, London before spending three years in the academic department of dermatology in Edinburgh, Scotland. He returned to work at Royal Free Hospital before moving to the cutaneous surgery centre, University of Minnesota, USA in 1992, where he was the cutaneous surgery fellow. It was here that he gained complete training in laser surgery, Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgery and cosmetic dermatology.

In 1993 he was appointed consultant dermatologist at the Whittington NHS trust, London and started a Mohs surgery and laser service based out of the Wellington hospital.

In 2002 he opened the London Clinic of Dermatology and developed London’s first cutaneous surgery centre equipped with two operating theatres to deliver specialist Mohs surgical and laser care.

Dr Harris is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and member of the British Association of Dermatologists. He is a member of the European Society of Micrographic Surgeons. He is chair of clinical governance at HCA the Wellington hospital. He has been practising at 152 Harley Street since 2012.

 
 

Firas Al-Niaimi


An award winning dermatologist with over 210 scientific publications in medical journals, 10 book chapters (and his own book) and over 400 scientific presentations in more than 55 countries around the globe Professor Firas Al-Niaimi is one of the UK’s most prolific and well-published dermatologists and one with a renowned international standing.

Professor Firas Al-Niaimi is a highly experienced and respected consultant dermatologist with nearly 20 years of medical experience and trained in some of the UK’s top hospitals including the largest dermatology department in Europe (Manchester) and the world-renowned St. John’s Institute of Dermatology at St. Thomas’ hospital where he completed a prestigious laser and Mohs surgical fellowship there and continued to work as an honorary consultant for several years.

Currently in addition to his private practice he is involved in academic research and international teaching and training of doctors and was awarded the Global Excellence Award for the title consultant dermatologist of the year 2019 in London given his services and commitment to dermatology. In 2021 he was appointed professor in dermatology and becomes the first and only professor in laser dermatology in the UK.

At 152 Harley street Professor Firas Al-Niaimi offers the full medical, surgical and laser services including treatments for common skin conditions such as acne and rosacea. He is a compassionate and warm doctor who is at the forefront of dermatological advances and always aims for a “personalised” treatment strategy that suits the individual needs of his patients.

 
 

Emma Craythorne


Emma Craythorne is a Consultant Dermatologist with a special interest in lasers and Mohs micrographic surgery. She completed her training in dermatology at Kings College London and undertook a Mohs and laser fellowship at the internationally-renowned skin hospital St John’s Institute of Dermatology at Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital.

Emma has expertise in all areas of skin scarring, skin cancer, general dermatology and cosmetic dermatology.

Emma is also the Lead of the British Research Council  skin cancer imaging research at King’s College London and runs the UK’s only service for detecting and managing skin cancer using reflectance confocal microscopy.

 
 

Manolis Heliotis


Mr Heliotis is the Divisional Clinical Director of Surgery, Anaesthesia, ICU and Theatres at the London North West Healthcare NHS Trust, comprising Northwick Park Hospital, St Mark’s Hospital, Central Middlesex Hospital and Ealing Hospital. He is a fully trained and accredited Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon with a substantive Consultant post at Northwick Park and St Mark’s Hospitals in North West London and an Honorary Clinical Lecturer at Imperial College London. He has admitting rights as a Consultant to the Clementine Churchill Hospital, Trust Plus, Spire Bushey Hospital and The London Clinic in Central London.

Mr Heliotis received all his post-graduate surgical training in the United Kingdom. Formal Higher Surgical Training was achieved by rotating through some of the best training hospitals for his speciality – King’s College Hospital, The Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead & The Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford.

 
 

Tim Lloyd


My specialist interests are the correction of jaw deformity and craniofacial deformity. I am the lead for the adult craniofacial service at UCLH and surgical lead for the division growth and development at the Eastman Dental Hospital. I have one of the largest orthognathic practices in Europe and I have pioneered day case orthognathic surgery in the UK. I regularly lecture at the international orthognathic congress and I am consultant advisor to Medartis an international medical devices company.

I feel extremely fortunate to be involved with the charity “Facing Africa”. I travel with David Dunaway and others to Ethiopia to operate on Noma victims on a yearly basis.

As clinical lead for the oral surgery department at the Eastman Dental Hospital, I have been responsible for training programs for oral surgery and I continue to do oral surgery lists in my NHS practice. The excellent facilities at 152 are perfect for carrying oral surgery procedures.

 
 

Angelica Kavouni


Ms Angelica Kavouni graduated from the medical school of Thessaloniki, Greece and continued her postgraduate studies at the University of Bristol Medical School on a scholarship from the Erasmus European Institute.

She trained in Plastic Surgery in London NHS Hospitals; following her certification in July 2000 by the European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery she specialised in Cosmetic Surgery as a fellow at London’s Institute of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery by Mr Dai Davies and then spent two more years working as an associate cosmetic surgeon to Mr Jan Stanek.

Her main areas of interests are in breast enhancement and female surgery, liposculpture, abdominoplasty and body contouring after pregnancy, minimal access facial surgery such as short scar face lifts, browlifts and thread lifts, skin rejuvenation with fillers, Botox, chemical peels and laser.

Ms Kavouni is one of the UK’s most well-known, respected and requested female plastic surgeons, with over ten years of cosmetic private practice experience. Ms Kavouni regularly appears as a voice of the industry in the media and has appeared for five consecutive years in Tatler’s prestigious Cosmetic Surgery Guide.

 
 

Jorge Leon-Villapalos


Jorge Leon-Villapalos is a Consultant in Plastic Surgery and Burns at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, appointed in 2009 and Paediatric Lead Clinician of the Burns Unit. Prior to this, he was a Consultant in Plastic Surgery and Burns at the St Andrew’s Centre for Plastic Surgery and Burns. This unit, part of the London and South East of England Burn Network, is also one of the leading Burns Units in the Country.

He was a fellow in Adult and Paediatric Burns and Adult and Paediatric Burns Intensive care at the Shriners Hospital for Burned Children in Galveston, Texas, one of the busiest and most recognized paediatric burns units in the world. He was a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow in Plastic Surgery, and was entered in the GMC Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery in 2009.

He is a member of the British Burns Association and the International Society for Burn Injuries, specializing in Burns Surgery and other conditions with extensive skin loss and necrosis such as necrotizing fasciitis, meningococcal septicemia, and toxic epidermal necrolysis. He also specializes in General Plastic Surgery as well as the reconstruction and management of scars of all etiologies. His interests also include all aspects of aesthetic, cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.

Jorge regularly teaches “The Emergency Management of severe Burns” courses, the only recognised courses in the UK for acute management of burn injuries and burns care for allied health professionals.