Coronavirus Update.

19th July 2021 Update: In line with the most recent government guidelines, Stratum Dermatology Clinics are open for all consultations and treatments. We ask that all patients continue to wear face coverings when in our clinics. Find out more about our response to COVID-19.

Welcome to Stratum Dermatology Clinics Cheltenham.


Trusted experts in Dermatology in Cheltenham and Gloucestershire.

Stratum Dermatology Clinic Cheltenham is a purpose-built dermatology centre of excellence in the heart of Cheltenham helping patients across Gloucestershire. The clinic provides expert care for all skin related problems, as well as professional advice on maintaining and improving skin health and appearance.

We offer specialist Dermatological, Aesthetic and Laser Treatments. Our team of consultants and practitioners are experts in their chosen speciality areas, from Consultant Dermatologists to Vascular and Oculoplastic surgeons, our top team of doctors can help you.

Our goal is to provide you with dermatological diagnosis and treatment of the highest quality.  We accept patients from all major insurers, or you can pay for your own treatment. Find out more about the services we offer, the clinic and our staff below.


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Acne cleansing on the face by dermatologist | Acne Dermatologist in Cheltenham | Stratum Dermatology Clinic

Acne Treatment

Image of Face with Rosacea Acne | Dermatology Clinic in Oxford, Cheltenham and Wimbledon


Super Veins Treatment in Cheltenham | Dermatologist Clinic in Cheltenham

Eczema and Skin Rashes

Removing Skin Tag on the Finger | Stratum Dermatology Clinic

Skin Tags, Warts and Verrucae

Severe Psoriasis on the Hand | Psoriasis Specialist in Cheltenham | Stratum Dermatology Clinic in Cheltenham


Alopecia on a man's head | Alopecia experts in Cheltenham | Stratum Dermatology Clinic

Alopecia (Hair Loss)

Super Veins (Varicose Veins) Treatments | Stratum Dermatology Clinic

Varicose Veins

Age Spots on the Hands | Dermatology Clinic in Cheltenham

Age Spots

Hand Sweating | Sweating Treatment | Stratum Dermatology Clinic

Excessive Sweating

Cyst on Skin | Skin cyst treatments in Cheltenham


Patch Testing in Action | Dermatologist in Cheltenham

Allergy Testing


Squamous Carcinoma on the Skin | Skin Cancer Specialist Cheltenham | Dermatologist | Stratum Dermatology Clinics

Skin Cancer

Mole checking on the back | Mole checking clinic Cheltenham

Mole Checks

Mole being checked by dermatologist | Mole Checking Clinic in Cheltenham | Stratum Dermatology Clinic

Mole Removal


Laser hair removal clinic in Cheltenham | Stratum Dermatology Clinic

Laser Hair Removal

Dermalux Specialist Skincare Treatment | Acne Treatment Clinic | Stratum Dermatology Clinics

Dermalux LED

Microneedling Treatments in Cheltenham | Stratum Dermatology Clinic


Lympathic Drainage Massage on the Back | Stratum Dermatology Clinic

Lymphatic Drainage Massage

Chemical Peel Skin Treatment | Acne Treatments | Stratum Clinics

Chemical Peels

Moles on the back of a woman | Stratum Dermatology Clinics


Facelift treatments in Shrewsbury | Stratum dermatology clinic

Aesthetic Treatments

Botox Being Injected into a mans forehead | Stratum Dermatology Clinics

Dermal Fillers and Anti-Ageing Injectables

Profhilo Skin Boosters


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Stratum Clinics Cheltenham
5 Ormond Terrace
GL50 1HR

The clinic can be accessed by rail, car, bus or by foot. The nearest car park is in the Regent’s Arcade, just a few minutes’ walk from the clinic. There is also on street parking available and disabled bays.


01242 388418

[email protected]


While appointments can be made available outside usual hours in special circumstances, our core hours are:

Monday 8.30am – 5.00pm
Tuesday 8.30am – 5.00pm
Wednesday 8.30am – 6.00pm
Thursday 8.30am – 5.00pm
Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm
Saturday Closed
Cheltenham Dermatology Clinic | Stratum Dermatology Clinic
Stratum Dermatology Clinic Cheltenham Facilities
Image of Stratum Clinic | Acne Dermatologist Clinic in Cheltenham | Stratum Dermatology Clinics
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Dr Adam Friedman | Consultant Dermatologist in London | Harley Street Dermatology Clinic

Dr Adam Friedmann

Consultant Dermatologist

GMC: 4425665

Dr Friedmann is a UK-trained Dermatologist who trained at King's College School of Medicine, London. He has worked at many of London's teaching hospitals including King's College, St Georges, Hammersmith, Barts and the London and the Royal Free Hospitals.

With more than a decade's experience in the field, Dr Friedmann has conducted and published research on skin cancer at the Melanoma Institute in Sydney, Australia and has been a consultant since 2008.

His former NHS post was as a Consultant dermatologist at The Whittington Hospital in North London and until recently, he was the Dermatology Teaching Lead for University College London medical students for which he was a multiple 'Top-Teacher' award winner.

Dr Friedmann consults on all general dermatology in both adults and children, and will treat conditions such as acne, eczema, allergy and psoriasis. His special interests include emergency dermatology, skin cancer, moles and blistering conditions.

Tom Millard | Dermatologist Acne Clinic in Oxford, Cheltenham and Wimbledon | Stratum Dermatology Clinics

Dr Thomas Millard

Consultant Dermatologist

GMC: 4101455

Qualifications: MB BS 1994 University of London

Dr Thomas Millard is a Consultant Dermatologist, appointed to Gloucestershire Hospitals in 2004. He qualified in 1994 at St Bartholomew’s Hospital, following by basic medical training, culminating in membership of the Royal College of Physicians in 1997.

He has expertise in general dermatology, with special interests in skin cancer surgery and immune diseases, running NHS clinics in Gloucester, Stroud and Tetbury.

Dr Millard runs the dermatology teaching of Bristol Medical Students in Gloucestershire, and was voted best teacher of undergraduate medical students in Gloucestershire in 2012.

Dr Millard is married with five children, and lives in Nailsworth.

Dr James Milne

Dr James Milne

Consultant Dermatologist

GMC: 4050267

Qualifications: MB ChB, DCH, FC Derm (SA)

Dr James Milne completed his medical training at the University of Cape Town in 1991 and specialised at Groote Schuur Hospital under internationally respected Dermatologists Professor Norma Saxe & Professor Gail Todd.

He qualified as a Consultant Dermatologist in 2001 and moved to the UK, joining Gloucester Royal Hospital.

Dr Milne has expertise in all general skin conditions and has special interests in skin cancer, vitiligo, vulval dermatology, inflammatory skin disease, and skin lymphoma.

Dr Milne also has a special interest in laser treatment of facial thread veins and other blood vessel disorders, pigmentary problems and stretchmarks as well as mole and wart treatments.

For 6 years Dr Milne worked as the Three Counties lead clinician for skin cancer and Multidisciplinary cancer team chairman. He has recently taken over as the Dermatology lead clinician.

Special interests:
Mole removal
Mole assessment
Skin assessment clinic
Skin cancer surgery
Thread vein treatment (sclerotherapy)
Dermatological surgery
Skin pigmentation
Skin surgery

British Association of Dermatologists
British Medical Laser Association
British Cosmetic Dermatology Group

Anita Takwale | Expert Dermatologist | Stratum Dermatology Clinic Cheltenham

Dr Anita Takwale

Consultant Dermatologist

GMC: 4506263

Dr Anita Takwale has been a Consultant Dermatologist within Gloucestershire's NHS hospitals since 2008. She is currently the Clinical Lead for the Dermatology department and the President of the British Hair and Nail Society. The British Hair and Nail Society website has lots of great information on hair loss if you would like to find out more about the condition and treatment options.

Anita has special expertise in hair and nail disorders and only sees conditions of the hair at Stratum Dermatology Clinic Cheltenham. Her day surgery lists for specialist hair and nail clinics, are held at Gloucester Royal Hospital. She undertakes private practice at the Nuffield Hospital, Cheltenham and Stratum Clinics Cheltenham. Currently, Anita lives in Cheltenham with her husband, an orthopaedic surgeon, and two daughters.

Through her initial training with Dr David De Berker, Anita gained an interest in hair and nail conditions that she has since developed. She has gained an international perspective on her work through her sabbatical with Professor Rodney Sinclair (Melbourne) and Professor Bertrand Richert (Brussels) and her attendance at specialised conferences, such as the International Summit on Nail Diseases in Greece, the World Congresses for Hair Research in Japan and in Barcelona.

Dr Takwale is also involved in education and research, having been an invited speaker for multiple local, regional, and national educational meetings. In addition, she hosted the first National Nail Education day in 2017.

If you would like to arrange am appointment in regards to a hair condition at Stratum Clinic Cheltenham with Doctor Takwale to discuss your hair loss, please fill in our enquiry form or give us a call. T

Nicole | Stratum Dermatology Clinics | Oxford, Cheltenham and Wimbledon

Nicole Rosa-Barrett

Nurse Manager

Consultant Dermatologist in Cheltenham | Stratum Clinics

Dr Pawel Bogucki

Consultant Dermatologist

Dr Pawel Bogucki is a Consultant Dermatologist at Bristol Royal Infirmary and Southmead Hospital.

He has got 10 years of experience in Dermatology and has been a Consultant since 2014.

His undergraduate training took place at Medical University of Warsaw where he graduated in 2003. He undertook and finished dermatology speciality training in Devon and Cornwall and surgical and Mohs training in Oxford.

Dr Bogucki has clinical interests in pigmented lesions, dermoscopy, skin cancer, skin surgery and teledermatology.


Because your treatment is individual to your needs, fees vary from patient to patient.

Stratum Clinic fees are competitively and fairly priced to reflect the expertise and facilities we deliver our services. For your consultation, you get:

  • A choice of Consultant Dermatologists to suit your condition, needs and schedules
  • A dedicated team who can support with payment, insurance, prescriptions and anything else to make your treatment as easy possible
  • Diagnosis and treatment of your condition – for many conditions we are able to offer treatment on the same day
  • An individualised treatment programme

Our doctors are Consultant Dermatologists

  • Registered with the General Medical Council as Consultant Dermatologists
  • Have trained and worked exclusively in dermatology for at least 10 years
  • Have treated thousands of patients

If you have a query or would like to discuss our treatments or fees in more detail, please contact us.

Consultation Fees.

Initial Consultation – £250
Follow Up Consultation – £195
Hair Consultation with Dr Anita Takwale – £325

The fee for the initial consultation [case history, examination including a full skin check when appropriate, assessment and discussion] is payable at the time. The secretaries will be happy to discuss fees and methods of payment at the time of making the appointment.

Procedure Fees.

Professional fees for any procedures will be quoted following the consultation. Full payment will be due on the day of the procedure.


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