Dr Amr Salam,
Dr Amr Salam is a Consultant Dermatologist registered with the General Medical Council (GMC). He consults on all general skin conditions at Eudelo, including acne, rosacea, eczema, and psoriasis, and offers comprehensive skin cancer screenings and mole checks. His special interest are conditions of the scalp, including hair loss. He also performs a broad range of skin surgery.
Dr Amr is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the world renowned St John’s Institute of Dermatology at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, and King’s College London, and the Clinical Lead at his NHS Trust for Acute (Emergency) and Community Dermatology services, providing him with a vast range of dermatology expertise.
Dr Amr graduated with Honours from medical school at the University of Birmingham, and completed his intercalated BSc with 1st Class Honours at Bart’s and the Royal London School of Medicine where he was awarded the University Prize for the highest academic mark. He completed the prestigious Academic Foundation Programme at Imperial College London Hospitals, where he was awarded the Sir Brian Jarman Prize for the best research project. He then went on to complete his general medical training in South London, working at renowned centres such as King’s College Hospital and The Royal Marsden Hospital. He went on to become the highest ranking Dermatology specialist training candidate in the UK,and completed his specialist dermatology training at the St John’s Institute of Dermatology. He also completed a 1-year fellowship in Medical Dermatology and Medical Education at the St John’s Institute of Dermatology where he developed specialist expertise in managing eczema, psoriasis and hair disorders. He also undertook a clinical attachment at the prestigious Yale University Dermatology Department, USA.
Dr Amr is currently part of the Tertiary Eczema Service at the St John’s Institute of Dermatology and manages the full spectrum of the disease. He developed a dedicated Acne service protocol for his Trust, authored the south-east London prescribing guidelines on Spironolactone (an acne treatment), and is responsible for accrediting doctors for prescribing Isotretinoin (Roaccutane). He has published and presented internationally on hair disease whilst securing a research grant from Alopecia UK and attending patient support group events as an expert. Dr Amr is completing his Masters in Clinical Education, and is the Director for the international St John’s Diploma in Specialist Dermatology, the world’s first and only distance learning qualification in specialist Dermatology.
Dr Amr is internationally published, has authored multiple textbook chapters, and is an invited speaker at international conferences. He is a senior lecturer and tutor at King’s College London, and is also a research collaborator with NASA.
In his spare time Dr Salam is a keen badminton player, competing at county level, and enjoys skiing.
Dr Amr can also speak fluent Arabic.
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