The BMLA was founded in 1980 and is the leading society for medical lasers in the UK. It’s membership comprises a wide range of individuals, including dermatologists, surgeons, nurses, beauty therapists, manufacturers, researchers and safety advisors.
The British Medical Laser Association is a scientific society established to:
- Promote the safe operation of lasers and light based technology in the treatment of human diseases.
- Promote research and development in laser and light based technology in medicine and by the publication of the useful results of such research.
- Establish standards in the medical application of lasers and light based technology.
- Promote collaboration and understanding between clinical and scientific disciplines in the field of laser and light based technology application.
Dr Vishal Madan is a fully qualified and GMC recognised (on Specialist Register) Consultant Dermatologist.
Vasant Oswal is an Emeritus Consultant Otolaryngologist at the James Cook University and a recognized world authority in Lasers in ENT
Managing Director, Lynton
tel: 01477 536977
Consultant Dermatologist, Derm(Mohs) surgeon and laser specialist NHS Grampian and NHS Tayside, BMI Albyn hospital, SKn Aberdeen, ACE dermatology ltd.
The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester
Paediatric Dermatologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital
t: 020 7405 9200 ext 0064
Cardio-Thoracic Surgeon, Birmingham
t: 0121 424 3561
Imperial College, London
t: 020 7594 7755
Tom Lister is a medical physicist at Salisbury District Hospital. His interests include skin laser treatments and research into optical diagnostics.
Tel: 01722 345520
Laser and Radiation Protection Adviser
t: 07962 083351