Dr Emma Howard MBChB PGcMedEd MRCP
To book a private patient appointment with Dr Emma Howard please contact:
Julia Kirkwood, Private Patient Secretary
Tel: 07977 523588
Dr Emma Howard MBChB PGc MedEd MRCP, is a leading London Dermatologist at the internationally renowned St John’s Institute for Dermatology, based at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, London.
With nearly 20 years’ experience working in the NHS, Dr Howard has a wealth of experience in diagnosing and treating a range of medical dermatological conditions, skin cancers & benign lesions. Her specialist interest is in Paediatric and Adolescent Dermatology.
Dr Emma Howard studied Medicine at Edinburgh University, her postgraduate training and specialist training in Dermatology, continued in London and then to Bristol when she relocated with her family to settle in Gloucestershire. After completing specialist training in all aspects of Dermatology, she joined the specialist General Medical Councils register, as a Consultant Dermatologist (GMC 6050325). Subsequently she then went on, to complete a prestigious one year accredited fellowship in Paediatric Dermatology, at the forward looking Birmingham Children’s Hospital.
She is passionate about Dermatology, and conducts research into dermatological conditions and patient experiences as an essential part of her job. She has and is actively involved with national and international research projects and trials and has published extensively in peer-reviewed scientific journals. She is also the Lead for Quality at the St Johns Institute of Dermatology and has spoken nationally and internationally both at scientific meetings and to the media about skin related issues.
A strong advocate for her patients, she is on the Board of the charity Changing Faces and she has completed several fundraising challenges, including the London Marathon.
Dr Howard holds a number of key positions in dermatological societies. She is the currently on the Executive of the British Society for Paediatric Dermatology,– a group responsible for developing high standards of service delivery and training to Dermatologists working in the field of paediatric dermatology. She also represents Dermatology on the Young Adults and Adolescents Steering group at the Royal College of Physicians.
When she is not working, Emma enjoys spending time with family and friends and being outdoors as much as possible. She is married to Tom and is a mother of four boys.
Dr Emma Howard consults private patients at Tetbury Hospital.
Private Consultation Fee: £250