As Derma Reading is a brand new, state-of-the-art dermatology clinic, it has been designed to limit the spread of germs, including the COVID-19 virus.
12th July Update: Regardless of government guidlines, Derma Reading will require all patients to wear a mask when in the building, unless they have an exemption. In the event that a patient has forgotten their mask, we will happily provide one.
Derma Reading will remain open during the national lockdown announced by Boris Johnson on Monday 4 January as it was specifically confirmed that you can leave home for medical appointments. However, in line with the guidance that you must not leave home except where necessary, we would ask that you consider whether a video or telephone consultation would work for you.
In addition to the regular safety protocols of a medical clinic, we have implemented the following solutions;
For the reassurance of others, we kindly ask that you wear a mask when you are inside the building unless requested to remove it by a doctor or nurse, or are medically exempt from wearing one.
For more information on how masks are impacting individuals’ skin, and to learn more about preventing the inflammation and soreness caused by masks, read our August blog, join us on email, or follow us on social media @DermaReading.