Dr Jennifer Garioch MD FRCP

Professional profile

Jennifer Garioch is a British-trained Consultant Dermatologist who has a special interest in the diagnosis and management of skin cancer. She specialises in Mohs micrographic surgery and was responsible for setting up the Mohs micrographic service at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, only the second unit in the Anglia region to provide this service.

Jennifer grew up in Glasgow and trained at the University of Glasgow. After training in General Medicine in the West of Scotland, she embarked on a career in Dermatology initially at Glasgow Royal Infirmary and then at St Mary’s Hospital Paddington, London. Whilst at St Mary’s Hospital she developed an interest in blistering conditions and undertook an MD thesis in dermatitis herpetiformis.

Jennifer has been a Consultant in Dermatology since 1996. She has been the Lead Clinician for Skin Cancer since 1996.


Jennifer Garioch is listed by the General Medical Council as a specialist in: Dermatology
Her GMC number is 2819033.

Special clinical interests
  • Skin cancer diagnosis and management
  • Mohs micrographic surgery
  • Confocal Microscopy
Research interests
  • Melanoma
  • Confocal Microscopy
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Immunotherapy
Current NHS and University appointments

Consultant Dermatologist, Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Honorary Senior Lecturer, the University of East Anglia

Year of first medical qualification

1983 University of Glasgow

Subsequent medical qualifications
  1. FRCP (Glasgow) 1997
  2. MD 1999
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies

Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
British Association of Dermatologists
British Society for Dermatological Surgery
Melanoma Focus UK

Contact Details

NHS secretary: 01603 288210 NHS Fax: 01603 288601
NHS secretary email address: julieanne.willis@nnuh.nhs.uk

Private secretary telephone number: 01603 255517
Private secretary email address: sara.forder@spirehealthcare.com
Consulting at:
Spire Norwich Hospital
Rejuvenise Me at the Global Clinic, Norwich

Personal Profile

Jennifer is married to Simon. She has two children, Heather and Cameron. Jennifer is interested in keeping fit. In particular, she enjoys cycling, running, swimming and rowing (phew!).
She is interested in the French language and culture.