Call us on: 020 7635 1012

Cambridge

We provide consultant-led dermatology outpatient clinics for NHS patients who have been referred by their GP in Cambridge. We review all referrals to ensure patients can be effectively managed in our community clinic. Please note this clinic only accepts GP referrals for patients within the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG area.

Our waiting times are typically four to six weeks and we provide extended opening times including clinics at the weekend.

We understand skin conditions have a major effect on people’s lives which is why we aim to provide treatment as quickly as possible, often providing surgical treatment for patients the on the same day.

If you have any questions, please call us on 01223 828500

The Woodlands Surgery

Eden House
48-49 Bateman Street
Cambridge
CB2 1LR

Directions

How our service works

Pre-appointment

GP appointment

See your GP about your skin condition

GP refers to DMC

If required your GP will refer you to DMC Community Services

Appointment booked

GPs will use a national IT system called e-Referral Service to refer you to us

Appointment confirmation

DMC will confirm your appointment via letter, text or telephone

At appointment

Arrive at clinic

Please notify reception and our healthcare assistant that you have arrived

Consultation

Our consultant will treat you in a ‘one-stop-shop’ clinic, and perform minor surgery if necessary

Outcome

At the end of the consultation you will be discharged or booked in for a follow-up appointment

Onward referral

Sometimes it is necessary to refer you to secondary care

Information for GPs: conditions you can refer to us

Inclusions

  • Acne
  • Rosacea
  • Urticaria
  • Solar Keratosis
  • Psoriasis
  • Loss of hair / hair conditions
  • Female genital dermatoses
  • Nail dystrophy
  • Dermatitis
  • Skin rashes of unknown diagnosis
  • Leg Ulcers
  • Skin infections
  • Cutaneous horns
  • Allergy

Exclusions

  • 2ww Referrals
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)
  • Malignant Melanoma (MM)
  • Patients requiring PUVA and UVB treatment
  • Vulval skin conditions
  • Benign Skin Lesions, Warts, Molluscum Contagiosum
  • To be managed as per the Cambridgeshire Low Priority Thresholds and Benign Skin Lesions Policy