During his training he gained a PhD at Imperial College London investigating novel imaging techniques for the diagnosis of skin disease. He has published in numerous scientific and clinical journals, contributed to book chapters and has been an invited speaker internationally.
Dr Patalay is currently a Consultant Dermatologist (locum) at the Chelsea & Westminster Hospital. He sees adult patients with all dermatology conditions. He has an interest in acne, laser treatments, skin cancer and is an expert in skin surgery. He regularly teaches GPs and dermatology trainees in general dermatology, skin cancer and skin surgery.