Dr Sriramulu Tharakaram

Qualifications MBBS MD FRCPI FRCP (Lond) D.Derm (Madras) FAAD

Specialty Dermatology

Specialist interest Skin Cancers; Dermatological surgery for skin cancers including Moh's; Paediatric and Adult Dermatology including Acne, Psoriasis, Eczema; Photodynamic Therapy; Patch Testing; Cosmetic Dermatology: Botox, Chemical Peels, Dermabrasion; Phototherapy; Genital Dermatology; Pregnancy Dermatoses.

Clinic times Saturday morning.


Professional profile

Dr Tharakaram, or Tharak, is a consultant dermatologist with over 15 years experience. He qualified from India’s oldest medical school, MadrasMedicalCollege and did higher training in Medicine and Dermatology followed by a year in Leprosy.

In the UK he trained at Hull, Glasgow, Birmingham (GenitoUrinary Medicine), St John’s Dermatology Centre London (Moh’s surgery and Photobiology)and as a Senior Registrar/tutor at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge. He started as a consultant in 1995 at Dudley Hospitals NHS Trust and moved to Tunbridge Wells in 2001.

His special interests include Surgical Dermatology, Skin Cancers, Moh’s surgery, Paedaitric Dermatology. His NHS practice is at Borough Green Dermatology Unit, Edenbridge, Crowborough, SevenoaksHospitals and he provides Dermatology cover for the ward in patients at The Tunbridge Hospital at Pembury.

He teaches the GP trainees and lectures to nurses, doctors and pharmacists when requested.

He has a number of papers to his credit with an MD on Cutaneous Metastases