Dr Sivakumar Natarajan

Speciality
Dermatology
Telephone
01642 854844 James Cook / 01429 522583 Hartlepool
Appointed
April 2011
Special interests
  • Paediatric dermatology
  • Lasers
  • Undergraduate and post graduate education
Training
  • Graduated 1976 - University of Madras, India
  • Registrar dermatology - Glasgow
  • Consultant since 1995
Additional information
Publications:
  • Wahie S, Daly AK, Cordell HJ, Goodfield MJ, Jones SK, Lovell CR, Carmichael AJ, Carr MM, Drummond A, Natarajan S, Smith CH, Reynolds NJ, Meggitt SJ. Clinical and pharmacogenetic influences on response to hydroxychloroquine in discoid lupus erythematosus: a retrospective cohort study. J Invest Dermatol. 2011 Oct;131(10):1981-6. doi: 10.1038/jid.2011.167. Epub 2011 Jul 7. PubMed PMID: 21734714.
  • Darné S, Natarajan S, Blasdale C. Do antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA) play a key role in neutrophilic dermatoses? A case of propylthiouracil-induced neutrophilic dermatosis with positive perinuclear ANCA.  Clin Exp Dermatol. 2010 Jun;35(4):406-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2230.2009.03612.x. Epub 2009 Oct 23. PubMed PMID: 19874374.
  • Jones AL, Koerner RJ, Natarajan S, Perry JD, Goodfellow M. Dietzia papillomatosis sp. nov., a novel actinomycete isolated from the skin of an immunocompetent patient with confluent and reticulated papillomatosis. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2008 Jan;58(Pt 1):68-72. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.65178-0. PubMed PMID: 18175685.
  • Wahie S, Hiscutt E, Natarajan S, Taylor A. Pityriasis lichenoides: the differences between children and adults. Br J Dermatol. 2007 Nov;157(5):941-5. Epub 2007 Sep 13. PubMed PMID: 17854375.
  • Natarajan S, Milne D, Jones AL, Goodfellow M, Perry J, Koerner RJ. Dietzia strain X: a newly described Actinomycete isolated from confluent and reticulated papillomatosis. Br J Dermatol. 2005 Oct;153(4):825-7. Erratum in: Br J Dermatol. 2005 Nov;153(5):1092. PubMed PMID: 16181469.
  • Ah-Weng A, Natarajan S, Velangi S, Langtry JA. Venous lakes of the vermillion lip treated by infrared coagulation. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2004 Jun;42(3):251-3. PubMed PMID: 15121273.
  • Ah-Weng A, Natarajan S, Velangi S, Langtry JA. Preoperative monitoring of warfarin in cutaneous surgery. Br J Dermatol. 2003 Aug;149(2):386-9. PubMed PMID: 12932248.
  • Chowdhury MM, Natarajan S. Neonatal pemphigus vulgaris associated with mild oral pemphigus vulgaris in the mother during pregnancy. Br J Dermatol. 1998 Sep;139(3):500-3. Review. PubMed PMID: 9767299.
  • Green ST, Natarajan S, Connor JM, Forrest JA. Monozygous twins concordant for duodenojejunal villous atrophy and dermatitis herpetiformis. Gut. 1986 Aug;27(8):970-1. PubMed PMID: 3732905; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1433354.
  • Natarajan S, Wilson PD. Pagetoid reticulosis (Woringer-Kolopp disease): histiocyte marker (lysozyme) study and ultrastructural observations. Dermatologica. 1985;171(5):332-7. PubMed PMID: 3908174.

Timetable

AM PM
Monday Outpatient department, James Cook on call Paediatric dermatology clinic / admin
Tuesday Private practice Educational CME
Wednesday Admin / CME Admin James Cook
Thursday Outpatient department UHH, on call Outpatient department UHH, on call
Friday Ward round / admin James Cook Clinical meeting James Cook / RVI / directorate