Our Team

Clinical Team

Professor Gordon Wishart

Chief Medical Officer

Professor Gordon Wishart is the founder and Chief Medical Officer of SkinHealth UK and Check4Cancer. He has a national and international reputation for cancer research and modernisation of cancer services, and in 2008 he was appointed as Professor of Cancer Surgery at Anglia Ruskin School of Medicine. By working closely with Mr Per Hall, consultant plastic surgeon, Professor Wishart was responsible for implementation of highly acclaimed pathways for skin cancer screening and skin cancer diagnosis via the SkinHealth UK brand.

Mr Per Hall

Skin Cancer Clinical Advisor

Appointed Consultant Plastic Surgeon in Cambridge in 1995, Mr Per Hall has extensive experience in most plastic surgical applications. Over the last 20+ years, he has been pioneering the early detection of skin cancer using computer imaging. Per Hall is also committed to training surgeons in cleft lip and palate surgery to provide care for children in developing countries. He designs SkinHealth UK’s skin cancer screening and diagnostic pathways.

Mary Haynes

Skin Cancer Clinical Lead

Mary is a skin cancer nurse specialist and has worked in this specialty since qualifying in 1995. Mary was also the Chairperson of the Scientific Committee for the British Dermatology Nursing Group and is interested in developing the advancement of skin cancer nursing and care of patients. Her passion for dermatology and preventing/detecting skin cancer attracted her to the role as Clinical Lead for Skin. SkinHealth UK was delighted to welcome Mary on board in 2011 and she now manages and supports a team of 11 nurse specialists.

Caiomhe Scully

Skin Cancer Nurse Specialist

Upon qualifying as a General Nurse, and with an Honours Degree from University College Dublin, Caiomhe worked for 5 years with a Dermatology Consultant specialising in skin cancer screening using dermoscopic imaging. She became lead nurse at this practice until moving to central London in 2014, where she worked in a busy nurse-led clinic for skin cancer screening. Ciaomhe was welcomed into the SkinHealth UK team in 2016 where she continues to further her skills whilst studying for a Masters Degree in Dermatology. Caiomhe is a member of the Irish Dermatology Nurses Association (IDNA), the British Dermatology Nursing Group (BDNG) and British Association of Skin Cancer Specialist Nurses (BASCSN).

Meet the rest of our team

Vanessa Sternkopf
Sara Burr
Rebecca Davies