Lindsay Shaw

Dr Lindsay Shaw is a Consultant Paediatric Dermatologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). 

She has worked as a Consultant Dermatologist in Bristol since 2008 and joined the team at GOSH in 2013.


Diagnosis and management of childhood skin problems including:

  • acute skin rashes and infections
  • acne
  • eczema and psoriasis
  • moles and other skin lesions
  • haemangiomas
  • genetic skin disease
  • birth marks including laser treatment 

Areas of special interest:

  • Connective tissue diseases affecting the skin, particularly morphoea (localised scleroderma). 


  • CCST Paediatrics 2001
  • CST Dermatology 2008 
The first paediatric dermatologist in the UK to be dually accredited in both paediatrics and dermatology. Training in Bristol, Melbourne and GOSH.

Dr Shaw is a member of the following professional bodies and societies:

  • Royal College of Physicians of London
  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • British Society for Paediatric Dermatology
  • European Society for Paediatric Dermatology 

Research Interests

  • morphoea
  • vascular malformations and overgrowth syndromes
  • eczema 


NHS secretary

T: 020 7405 9200 (ext 5601/5231)  

GOSH IPP clinic details

Private Secretary:

Ms Sehir Ahmed

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children 
International and Private Patients Service 
The Harris International Patient Centre
The Octav Botnar Wing
Great Ormond Street
London WC1N 3RD  T: +44 (0) 20 7762 6867
F: +44 (0) 20 7762 6743