Dr Alun Evans was an NHS Consultant Dermatologist at the Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend and Neath Port Talbot Hospital for over ten years.
Dr Evans qualified as a doctor in London in 1994 and undertook his speciality training at St John’s Institute of Dermatology. Following this he also completed a clinical fellowship in Dermatological Surgery and Lasers, also at the Institute of Dermatology. During his medical training Dr Evans has worked at various hospitals in London including Guy’s & St Thomas’, St Mary’s, The Royal London and The Hammersmith Hospitals. Dr Evans gained specialist accreditation with the General Medical Council in 2003 and came to Wales in 2004 to take up his Consultant post at the Princess of Wales and Neath Port Talbot Hospitals.
Dr Evans is experienced in all aspects of dermatology, with special interests in skin cancer and screening, and skin surgery. He has authored/co-authored 28 peer reviewed publications in respected medical journals. Alun Evans is a member of the Royal College of Physicians, British Association of Dermatologists, British Society of Dermatological Surgery and the British Cosmetic Dermatology Society.
In 2007 he was the recipient of Bro Morgannwg NHS Trust’s Innovation and Modernisation Award for introducing a GP camera referral scheme across the Bridgend and Neath Port Talbot areas. In 2015 he devised and led the Neath Port Talbot Dermatology Screening Clinics project which drastically cut waiting lists and won the Health Board-wide Team of the Year award.