About Us

Dr Ben McFadden
Dr Ben McFaddenMBBS, MRCGP, PGDip Derm & Certificate in Dermoscopy
Dr McFadden has worked at Arlington Aesthetic Clinic since 2016. He has background qualifications in General Practice with a Specialist Interest in Dermatology. He has completed a Post Graduate Certificate in Dermoscopy (the ability to diagnose lesions using a dermatoscope). He works as a GP partner at Arlington Road Medical Practice where he spends one day a week managing and diagnosing skin complaints, including minor surgery for removal of lesions and diagnostics, as part of the Community Dermatology Service. He spends a further two days providing community dermatology and minor surgery services across East Sussex and works closely with the dermatology consultants at Eastbourne District General Hospital. At the clinic he specialises in minor surgery procedures for benign lesions that may not always qualify for NHS funding for removal.
Dr Matthew Williams
Dr Matthew WilliamsMBBS, MRCGP (2014), BA (Hons), PGDip Derm & Certificate in Dermoscopy
Dr Williams is a General Practitioner who also has a specialist interest in Dermatology. He has completed a post graduate diploma in Dermatology (Cardiff), and also has a certificate in Dermoscopy. He works as a GP partner at Old Town Surgery in Bexhill-On-Sea, but also has does three sessions a week working for the locally commissioned community Dermatology service. This includes clinics working with the secondary care Dermatology team at Eastbourne District General Hospital and minor surgery sessions for the removal of lesions and diagnostics. Dr Williams has worked periodically for Arlington Aesthetic Clinic over the years, but has now formally joined the team to provide Dermatology consultations as well as liquid nitrogen cryotherapy clinics.
Dr Grace Castronovo
Dr Grace CastronovoDoctor
Doctor Grace Castronovo is a GP partner with a Level 4 VTCT qualification in advanced aesthetic treatments including microneedling and chemical skin resurfacing/chemical peels.
Kate Trott
Kate TrottPractice Manager
Kate is the clinic’s Practice Manager and has worked with us since 2013. She has a wealth of knowledge about all our treatments and is usually the person who answers the phone when you call us.
Birgitte Knudsen
Birgitte KnudsenNurse RGN Reg No. 90E0729E
Birgitte has been working at the clinic since 2005. She does injectable aesthetic procedures such as Botulinum and dermal fillers, as well as doing Microdermabrasion, skin peels and the full range of MPL treatments.
Alice Carter
Alice CarterNurse RGN
Alice joined the clinic in 2017. She does injectable aesthetic procedures such as Botulinum and Dermal Fillers, as well as Sclerotherapy treatment and Multi Pulse Light treatments.
Rebecca Pitman
Rebecca PitmanReceptionist
Rebecca has worked at Arlington Clinic since June 2019 as an HCA for our Minor Surgery Clinic and also on reception. Rebecca has over five years of experience working in aesthetics and surgical procedure.
Emma Mapp
Emma MappReceptionist
Emma joined the Arlington team in 2017. With a previous business background, she enjoys meeting with new and regular clients and ensuring that everyone receives a welcoming and professional customer service.