Name and Position

Dr Chandni Ondhia

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 288210


Department: Dermatology

Secretary: Julieanne Willis

Special Clinical Interests: Allergic contact dermatitis and patch testing.

Research Interests: Eczema. Currently recruiting to the UK-Irish Atopic Eczema Systemic Therapy Register (A-STAR). This is an observational study running in the UK and Ireland, seeking to assess the short and long-term safety and efficacy of systemic immuno-modulators for people of all ages with atopic eczema. This study will also look at the ‘real life’ cost of treating eczema, examining how much these therapies cost, compared to how well they work.

Current Membership of Professional, National and Regional Bodies: British Association of Dermatologists, British Society for Cutaneous Allergy, British Society of Medical Dermatology, British Society of Dermatological Surgery.

Universities and Degrees: MBBS (King’s College London School of Medicine), intercalated BSc in Physiology (First class honours) (King’s College London).

GMC Number: 7084443

Professional Profile: Dr Ondhia completed most of her dermatology training in London, at St George’s Hospital London, King’s College London, and Epsom and St Helier Hospitals NHS Trust, before choosing to move back to Norwich, where she grew up. She has a keen interest in teaching and is co-lead for medical student dermatology teaching at the University of East Anglia.

Personal Profile: Dr Ondhia is married with two children. She enjoys being outdoors and plays regular sports including netball and tennis.