Curriculum Vitae

Dr Alessandro Gradassi

MBBS (Hons), CCST Derm and Venereology (EU) Consultant Dermatologist, CESR Derm (UK)

Lead Dermatologist and co-founder at Steth & Derm Scope Private Healthcare

Dr Gradassi is a very skilled 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.

He holds a Consultant post at Ealing and Northwick Park Hospitals, London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust, and is the lead clinician for paediatric dermatology.

When treating his little patients skin problems, Dr Gradassi recognises that the accuracy of clinical examination and history taking are essential, as well as an extensive knowledge of rare diseases with their even rarer variants.

Alongside paediatric dermatology, dermoscopy of skin lesions is his passion and other point of strength. He skillfully uses it as a non-invasive alternative to biopsy of lesions in children or of sensitive areas such as face, nails and genitalia and as a precious diagnostic tool in a range of conditions, from skin cancers to inflammatory, hair and nail and genital diseases.

In summary, Dr Gradassi professional activity covers the full range of acute and chronic skin conditions from paediatrics through adults and he has a valuable experience in hair and nail disease including nail surgery.

His European Specialist Training Certification includes Venereology which adds to his experience in treating genital skin disorders and sexually transmitted disease.

Dr Gradassi is recognised by all major UK private health insurers.



Dr Gradassi trained at the University of Florence Medical School where he gained his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. He completed his higher specialist training at the School of Dermatology and Venereal Diseases of Bologna, renowned as one of the most prestigious in Italy.


Professional Memberships

British Association of Dermatologists (BAD)
European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV)
Italian Society of Dermatology and Venereal diseases (SIDeMaST)
Italian Society of Paediatric Dermatology (SIDerP)
International Dermoscopy Society (IDS)