Dr Deidre Buckley's profile picture

Dr Deidre Buckley

Consultant Dermatologist



This Circle hospital consultant needs configuring on our website more fully. Please contact webupdates from a Circle email account with a full profile, including a list of treatments offered. {{model.LocationName}}

Make an online enquiry

Request a callback

Professional profile

Dr Deidre Buckley is an internationally recognised Consultant Dermatologist with a special interest in allergies. She has an extensive research background and is an internationally recognised expert and lecturer in the area of fragrance allergy. She has her private practice at Circle Bath.

Dr Buckley studied medicine at University College Cork (Ireland). She trained in specialized skin cancer surgery units in Birmingham and London, and as Senior Registrar in Dermatology at University College Hospital, London.

She received specialist training in contact dermatitis at the Department of Cutaneous Allergy, St Thomas' Hospital, London and in general allergy at Imperial College London and the Department of Cutaneous Allergy, Amersham.

In 2001, she was appointed as Consultant Dermatologist at Great Western Hospital NHS Trust, Swindon. Over a ten-year period she developed the allergy, skin cancer surgery and phototherapy services in Swindon, in particular setting up an integrated NHS Type I (prick test) service for allergy patients.

Following her recruitment to the Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust in 2011, she has run a busy Type IV (patch test) NHS Allergy Clinic and continued her national research work.

At Circle Bath, Dr Buckley runs a specialist allergy and prick test service for adults and children over the age of 16 years with suspected allergy to latex, local anaesthetics, nuts and other foods, pets, pollen, dust and moulds, venom allergy, allergic rhinitis, allergic conjunctivitis, asthma, atopic eczema and undiagnosed anaphylaxis.

She also provides sublingual immunotherapy for patients allergic to grass or tree pollen, animals or house dust mite.

Personal profile

Dr Buckley values personal interaction highly. She is regarded by peers as an approachable and conscientious doctor with very high standards.

Current NHS or research position

Consultant Dermatologist, Circle Bath and Royal United Hospital, Bath

Special clinical interests

Type I Allergy
Type IV Allergy (Contact Dermatitis)
Immunotherapy (sublingual)
Skin Cancer Surgery; treatment of moles and melanoma

Research interests

Wrote the national set of patient information leaflets for patients with Type IV Allergy adopted by the British Society for Cutaneous Allergy
Member of the Therapy and Guidelines Committee of the British Association of Dermatologists.
Dermatology Editorial Representative for the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine.
Content author of two e-learning modules (on pigmented moles) for the Department of Health/British Association of Dermatologists' e-learning for Health Project.
Regular reviewer for the British Journal of Dermatology, Contact Dermatitis, Clinical and Experimental Dermatology and Journal of the European Academy of Dermatovenereology.

Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies

British Association of Dermatologists (BAD)
British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI)
British Society for Cutaneous Allergy (BSCA)

Fast-track your treatment with Dr Deidre Buckley: just enter your details below and we’ll ring you to provide a quote and answer your questions

Fast-track your treatment: just enter your details below and we’ll ring you to provide a quote and answer your questions

Message sent sucessfully

Six reasons you should get your treatment at Circle {{location}}

Six reasons you should get your treatment at Circle Nottingham – the Nottingham NHS Treatment Centre

No waiting lists: our all-inclusive prices for private treatment let you start your treatment when you need it

State-of-the art hospital: a comfortable, modern hospital, equipped with the latest technology

State-of-the art hospital: more like a five-star hotel than a hospital

Rated “outstanding” for surgery by the Care Quality Commission

Great menus created by a Michelin-trained chef

One-stop clinics for many of our treatments: you can often have your diagnostic tests on the same day as your initial consultation

The ‘caring’ of our staff was defined as ‘outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission

Trusted by elite sportsmen and women, including British Rowing

Stress-free welcome: our light and airy atrium provides a relaxing environment with free wifi.

Free 24-hour parking for family and friends – just one of the ways we try to make your stay as convenient as possible

Easy to get to: tram and buses stop outside and there’s ample parking

Nobody does it better: we aim to always give you the very best patient experience

Need physiotherapy? Our comprehensive physiotherapy department are here to help you with personalised rehabilitation plans

Why not call us right now and get the treatment you need quickly? Call us on 0118 922 688801761 422 222 for more information.

Just ask your GP to refer you to Circle Nottingham, or call us on 0115 970 5800 for more information.