Caring for your child's skin
Dr Tim Clayton is a member of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and a UK certified dermatologist. (CCT Derm)
Dr Clayton was named in the top 100 children’s doctors in the Times (UK) 2013.
He has been a consultant paediatric dermatologist since 2007 and is highly experienced being dual qualified.
The majority of uk dermatologists only work in adult clinics and have limited training in children's skin conditions.
He has completed postgraduate training and examinations in both paediatrics and dermatology. (MRCPCH,FRCP,CCT Dermatology). 80% of his NHS workload is devoted to children’s skin disease.
In 2014 he hosted and co-chaired the Annual British Society for Pediatric Dermatology Symposium.
Dr Clayton has recently given some tips on managing newborn skin here.
He is an executive member of the British Society for Paediatric Dermatology and he has received many national prizes and awards for his work. His key areas of interest include the atopic eczema, vascular birthmarks including hameangiomas, genetic skin diseases.
Tim works alongside allergists and geneticists at the children’s hospital and is the clincal lead for paediatric dermatology at Salford Royal.
Dr Clayton regularly perfoms skin surgery on children of all ages in his NHS clinics at Salford and Manchester. This is usually undertaken with local anaesthetic, although he does undertake laser surgery and occaisional skin biopsies under general anaesthetic.
Tim also runs a one-day course for medical professionals on behalf of the national eczema society.
To arrange a review in his private clinic please click on the button on this page.
As parents, you want to make sure that your children receive the best start in life.
We are all concerned about our children’s health, well-being and development and want the best possible paediatric care.
Tim can ensure you receive the right care and treatment for your child, at a time and location convenient to you. As a private Paediatric Dermatologist Tim can arrange for your child to be seen at a time that is convenient to you in a comfortable and relaxed environment.