Dr Karen L Gibbon

Consultant Dermatologist

QualificationsMB ChB FRCP

Main NHS base:

  • Barts Health NHS Trust (Whipps Cross Hospital)

GMC number:


Clinical interests:

General dermatology (adults and children), skin cancer and vulval dermatology.

Training and Background

After graduating Dr Gibbon undertook her initial medical training in Exeter and Birmingham.  She moved to London where she undertook further training in paediatrics and general practice.  She completed her specialist dermatology training at The Royal London Hospital and Whipps Cross University Hospital where she is currently employed as a general Consultant Dermatologist with a special interest in vulval disease.

Dr Gibbon worked with Professor Irene Leigh for a number of years in the Vulval Clinic at St Bartholomew’s and The Royal London Hospital.  She has published papers on her research interest, which centres around human papillomavirus and its role in pre-malignant and malignant genital disease.

Member of:

Royal College of Physicians of London