Close up of a man's arms where he is using one hand to scratch the other indicating some problem to the skin.

Who is this service for?

The service is available to people of 18 years and over with a confirmed diagnosis of either eczema, psoriasis, scabies, actinic keratosis, dry skin or itch.

What we do

Our Dermatology Nurse Service provides specialist support for a variety of skin conditions. The nurse provides a holistic approach to care, and will provide advice and support to help you manage both the physical and psychological symptoms of your skin condition. The nurse will also agree a treatment plan for your skin condition with you.

The Dermatology Specialist Nurse offers treatment for adult individuals with:

  • Eczema
  • Psoriasis
  • Scabies
  • Actinic keratosis
  • Dry skin/itch

How do I access this service?

You can be referred by your GP or other health care professional, such as a District Nurse or Consultant Dermatologist within the South Gloucestershire area.

I’m a clinician – how do I make a referral to this service?

Referral information and other clinical guidance can be found on the CCG’s Remedy site:

Primary Care Dermatology on Remedy

Eczema on Remedy

Service provided by Sirona

Downend Clinic

Buckingham Gardens,
BS16 5TW

Opening Hours

Monday – Wednesday, 9.00am – 4.00pm


Tel: 0117 330 2521

Phone lines operational Monday – Wednesday 9:00am – 4.00pm
Clinician working hours Monday – Thursday 08.30am – 4.00pm

Yate Westgate Centre (locality office)

21 West Walk,
BS37 4AX


Tel: 01454 315 355

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