Actinic Keratoses Treatments

Actinic keratoses, which is also known as solar kertatoses are patches of dry scaly skin caused by sun damaged skin from years of exposure.

By Andrew Hatfield
Updated: 8th March 2024

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Our Consultant Dermatologists or Consultant Plastic Surgeons specialises in diagnosing and treating symptoms caused by actinic keratoses.

If you are concerned about the appearance of your skin, or if you think you may have actinic keratoses you should speak to your GP. You can ask to see one of our Consultant Dermatologists or our Consultant Burns, Laser Plastic Surgeon, Professor Shokrollahi privately without any long delays.

We have launched our laser skin clinic, which offers an effective non-surgical treatment for Actinic keratoses, which can avoid surgery and minimise scaring.

What treatments are available to treat Actinic Keratoses?

There are is range of non-surgical and surgical treatments available for Actinic Keratoses, including:

The most suitable type of treatment for you will be discussed at your appointments with your surgeon.

Which consultants treat Actinic Keratoses?

Our consultants at Fairfield who treat Actinic Keratoses:

Want to be seen privately?

Whether you have medical insurance or decide to fund your care yourself, we deliver the very best of healthcare in a friendly and safe environment.

You will be offered an appointment at the earliest convenient date for you.

For information about booking appointment you can contact us on 01744 746 425 or

The information on this page is for reference only and has been reviewed by appropriate medical or clinical professionals. The information contained on this page should not be a substitute for professional medical advice nor is it intended to be for medical diagnosis or treatment.