Dr. Nedhal A. Rahman Khalifa

Consultant Dermatologist at Derma One

With experience and expertise from around the world, Dr. Nedhal Khalifa is a leading Bahraini Dermatologist and a name you can count on.

To add to her list of qualifications, Dr. Nedhal has several firsts to her name including the first to use Biological Therapy in Bahrain and the first to organize a dedicated forum of Psoriasis: Bahrain Dermatology Forums 1 & 2. Today, Dr. Nedhal Khalifa is a key voice of several dermatological forums, conferences and international advisory boards.

Qualifications Milestones

After graduating from the Arabian Gulf University in Manama, Bahrain in 1993, Dr. Nedhal decided to push her boundaries of knowledge by specialising in the field of Dermatology in London.A doctorate of Philosophy in Dermatology from Kings College, London, Dr. Nedhal Khalifa has worked alongside many pioneering names in the world of Dermatology. She completed her fellowship training in Cosmetic Dermatology and laser surgery at the surgical and laser unit of St John’s Institute of Dermatology, London. She spent a year at St. Thomas’ & Guy’s Hospital in London, rotating among various departments including General Medicine, with special emphasis on Rheumatology & Chest Medicine as well as studied a wide range of vascular and venous disorders. She also joined St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, where she worked as a Senior Registrar.

Dr. Nedhal’s skill in non-invasive procedures like Botox, dermal fillers and other skin enhancement procedures has earned her tremendous accolades. While her mastery of lasers treatments in various applications, including hair removal, scar removal, skin tightening and many other procedures, means that you are always in the safest of hands.


  • College of Medicine & Medical Sciences Arabian Gulf University B.Sc. | MD 1993
  • Diploma in Dermatological Sciences (DDS) St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, UMDS, University of London | 1994
  • Masters in Clinical Dermatology (MSc) St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, UMDS, University of London | 1996
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Dermatology (Ph.D) St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, King’s College, University of London | 2003
  • Fellowship in Lasers & Surgical dermatology St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, London | 2003
  • Diploma in Health Care Management Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland | 2004