Opened 2019, Stratum Clinics Wimbledon and Raynes Park is a purpose-built dermatology centre of excellence in the heart of the Wimbledon and Raynes Park area. The clinic provides expert care for all skin related problems, as well as professional advice on maintaining and improving skin health and appearance.
Providing unrivalled dermatological care in Wimbledon and Raynes Park.
We offer specialist Dermatological, Aesthetic and Laser Treatments. Our team of consultants and practitioners are experts in their chosen speciality areas.
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.
Stratum Clinics Wimbledon & Raynes Park
Lambton Road Medical Centre
1 Lambton Road
The clinic can be accessed by rail, car, bus or by foot. The nearest train station is Raynes Park and the clinic is just short walk from the London bound platform. There is on street parking available and the local Waitrose has parking for up to two hours which is just around the corner.
Areas we cover
We see patients from across London and Surrey. The clinic is easily accessible by train or the A3 from Surrey, Surbiton, Sutton, Kingston, New Malden, Croyden and further afield.
0800 0489 230
020 3965 2041
While appointments can be made available outside usual hours in special circumstances, our core hours are:
|Monday||8.30am – 8.00pm|
|Tuesday||8.30am – 8.00pm|
|Wednesday||8.30am – 8.00pm|
|Thursday||8.30am – 8.00pm|
|Friday||8:30am – 8.00pm|
|Saturday||8:30am – 8.00pm|
Qualifications: MBBS BSc MRCP MRCP (Derm)
Dr Jana is the Clinical Lead at Stratum Clinics Wimbledon and Raynes Park. He is also a Consultant Dermatologist at Kingston Hospital, appointed in 2011. He developed the dermatology service at Kingston and Raynes Park Health Centre and Community sites with excellent patient feedback.
He trained at Imperial College London and graduated in 2002, having gained a first-class Neuroscience BSc in 1999. He has had the unique opportunity to have worked in several excellent dermatology units including Amersham Hospital and King's College Hospital. He trained locally on the St George's/St Helier's/Kingston dermatology rotation.
Throughout his training he has won several prizes at the Royal Society of Medicine and the British Association of Dermatologists Annual Conference. He actively teaches dermatology to undergraduates and postgraduates and is involved in GP education with organising a GP skin club. He is currently the South London British Association of Dermatology Regional representative and is the co-editor of the Clinical and Experimental Dermatology Journal.
Dr Natkunarajah is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians. He is Educational Supervisor at Kingston for the Dermatology Trainees (2011- 2017).
General Adult and Paediatric Dermatology
Psoriasis - treatment and phototherapy
Eczema - medical and topical treatments
Skin cancer diagnosis and management
Mole screening using dermoscopy
Acute skin rashes
Qualifications: MBBS (Lond) MSc (Oxon) FRCS( Plast)
Mr. Ben Ardehali is a fully accredited consultant plastic, reconstructive and cosmetic surgeon with over 10 years of highly specialised training. He is on the Specialist Register in Plastic Surgery with the General Medical Council.
He qualified from St. Mary’s Hospital Medical School at Imperial College London in 1999 with a Distinction in Anatomy and completed his general surgical training at the Hammersmith Hospital training programme in London in 2004 to become a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England MRCS.
After completing his higher surgical training in plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery in London he became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeon of England FRCS.
His interest includes cancer reconstruction, general plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery. He has completed a fellowship in cosmetic surgery at the renowned London Clinic and has a higher degree in cosmetic surgery from the University of London. He has also undertaken a fellowship in microvascular surgery at Charing Cross Hospital in London.
His research interest is in the area of objective assessment of outcome in plastic surgery. This has led to numerous presentations both at national and international level along with publications in peer-reviewed plastic surgical literature.
He has a Masters degree in Surgical Sciences from the University of Oxford with a primary focus on patient safety and quality improvement in health care.
Qualifications: MBBS (Distinction), MRCP (Dermatology)
Dr Nisha Rishi Arujuna is a Consultant Dermatologist at Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and is also an Honorary Consultant Dermatologist at the St John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.
Nisha graduated with a distinction from King’s College London School of Medicine (KCLSoM) in 2010. She has since completed her dermatology training in Sussex, at the Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust. During this time, she was awarded a travel fellowship to undertake a period of study in photodermatology at the St John’s Institute of Dermatology.
Nisha was awarded the John Henry Wignall Prize in 2006 for outstanding achievement in medicine and the KCLSoM Elective Travel Award in 2009 to work at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Borneo. In 2016, Nisha won the prestigious Ashley Cooper Award given by the British Society of Dermatological Surgery for presenting the novel concept of introducing a dermatology surgery consent photo booklet.
Nisha is an active member of the British Association of Dermatologists, has presented regularly at their annual national conferences and also participates in the American Academy of Dermatologists meetings. She has authored several international publications in her specialty field in peer-reviewed journals.
Nisha’s special interest is in photodermatology and she is developing the phototherapy services and photodermatoses management locally, collaborating with the photodermatology team at the St John’s Institute of Dermatology. She performs dermatology surgery and also enjoys the management of medical dermatological cases. She has a passion for teaching and this has been corroborated by her being awarded as Teacher of the Year.
Qualifications: MBBChir MA(Cantab) MRCP(Derm)
Dr Arani Chandrakumar works as a Consultant Dermatologist at Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Trust in Surrey. She is currently Clinical Lead in Dermatology at the Trust.
Dr Chandrakumar studied Medicine at the University of Cambridge where she achieved a 1st class BA degree for her third year in Biological Anthropology, and subsequently completed her clinical training at Addenbrookes Hospital in Cambridge.
She undertook the Senior House Officer medical rotation at Addenbrookes Hospital and then moved to London where she continued to work in medical specialties as a junior doctor before embarking on her Dermatology Specialist Registrar training at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital and University College Hospital London.
She became a Consultant Dermatologist at Ashford & St Peter’s Hospitals in February of 2013 and remains there to date. During this time, she has taken roles such as Lead in Paediatric Dermatology as well as Skin Cancer Lead, before becoming Clinical Lead.
Dr Chandrakumar works as a reviewer for the Editorial Team of the Oxford Medical Case Reports Journal. She previously co-wrote the Dermatology chapter for the Oxford Desk Reference: Acute Medicine guide book. She has contributed to the dermatology chapter in 4th edition of Medicine at a Glance.
Dr Chandrakumar is happy to see general dermatology, skin lesions, paediatric dermatology, and perform simple skin surgery.
Qualifications: MBBS, BSc, MRCP, MRCP (Derm)
Dr Fogo is a Consultant Dermatologist at Stratum Clinics and she also practises at the Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust where she is the Clinical Lead for Research and Development and Paediatric Dermatology.
Dr Fogo graduated with a distinction from St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2004 and she was awarded the David Reeve and Herbert Patterson Prizes for outstanding academic achievement in 2000 and the Brackenbury, Bourne and Magdalen Hughes Scholarship in Medicine in 2004. She has a first class honours degree in Biochemistry and Genetics from Nottingham University, 1999.
She is a member of the British Association of Dermatologists and has published in her specialty field in several peer-reviewed journals.
She completed her dermatology training at King’s College Hospital and St. John’s Institute of Dermatology in London and won the Royal Society of Medicine Hugh Wallace Registrar Prize for presenting in her specialty field, 2009-2010.
Her clinical interests include:
• Paediatric Dermatology
• General Adult Dermatology
• Genital Dermatoses
• Skin cancer diagnosis and management
• Mole screening using dermoscopy
Dr Ciara Haddadeen is a consultant dermatologist at Stratum Clinics, she also practises at Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust.
She graduated from studying medicine at St George’s, University of London in 2007 and also completed an intercalated BSc in medical sciences. She completed her core medical training in London and worked at Kings College Hospital and St. George’s Hospital.
Her specialist dermatology training took place in the Wessex Deanery across Southampton General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust and Poole Hospital. She spent 2 years as a dermatology clinical research fellow at the University of Southampton investigating immune responses in the skin. She has presented at national and international conferences as well as published in peer reviewed journals.
She is a member of the British Association of Dermatologists, European Association of Dermato-Venearologists and the British Society for Dermatological Surgery.
Her interests include mole checks, skin cancer, general adult dermatology (eczema, psoriasis, acne/rosacea etc) and skin surgery.
Dr Hogarth is a Consultant Dermatologist with a special interest in General Dermatology, Acne and Eczema.
She undertook her pre-clinical training at Cambridge University where she was awarded the Fulford Scholarship and completed her clinical training at Oxford University. She also undertook the prestigious Academic Foundation Training in Oxford. Dr Hogarth then moved to London to complete her dermatology training. Her Specialist Training in Dermatology was completed at several centres of excellence including The Royal Free Hospital, The Royal London Hospital and Kings College Hospital.
Dr Hogarth works in the NHS at Kingston Hospital where she is the lead for contact dermatitis. She is an educational supervisor and regularly involved in teaching dermatology to trainees and medical students and has a PGCE in medical education.
She is a member of the British Association of Dermatologists, the British Society for Cutaneous Allergy and the European Society of Contact Dermatitis.
Dr Hogarth consults on all aspects of skin concerns including skin cancer and mole checks, acne, rosacea, eczema, psoriasis, stubborn warts and verrucae, keloids, alopecia, skin tags and vitiligo.
Qualifications: MBChB, MRCP(DERM)
Dr Ven Samarasinghe is a consultant dermatologist, dermatological surgeon and dermatological lead for skin cancer.
He qualified from the University of Manchester in 2002 and undertook dermatology specialist training in the Northwest of England Dermatology program.
On joining the national specialist register for Dermatology in 2012, Dr Samarasinghe completed a further one-year fellowship in Mohs’ micrographic and dermatological surgery at St John's Institute of Dermatology, London.
Dr Samarasinghe has completed multiple international scientific trials on skin cancer. He has lectured nationally and internationally on skin cancer, skin surgery and dermatology for which he has received awards. He has also published widely on skin cancer and currently sits on the national joint Dermatology-Plastic Surgery Integrated Fellowship board.
Dr Samarasinghe has special interests in skin screening; skin cancer; skin cancer surgery; general dermatology and benign skin removal.