Dr Rachel Wachsmuth


BSc (Lon), MA (Camb), MB BChir, MRCP, MD

GMC number: 3658585

Practicing since: 1994



Consultation times

  • Tuesday 14:00 - 17:00
  • Overview

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0300 1311418


Dr Rachel Wachsmuth is a Consultant Dermatologist based at Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust and Yeovil District Hospital since 2007. She is also Skin Cancer Lead for Yeovil LSMDT and Dermatology lead for the WCLRN (Western Comprehensive Local Research Network).

Dr Wachsmuth is a general Dermatologist seeing patients with all aspects of skin disease but has specialist interests in Skin Cancer, Dermatological Surgery and Research.  Her doctorate thesis is in the Genetics of Naevi and Melanoma.

Dr Wachsmuth graduated from Cambridge University in 1992 and completed Specialist Dermatological training in Leeds 2006 after her research MD.

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Rachel Wachsmuth at Nuffield Health

  • Allergy testing
  • Mole assessment
  • Mole removal
  • Phototherapy
  • Skin assessment clinic
  • Skin pigmentation
  • Dermatological surgery
  • Excisional biopsy
  • Hormone treatment for excess hair
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Skin surgery
  • Photodermatology
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Skin grafts for leg ulcers
  • Facial surgery

Locations Dr Rachel Wachsmuth works with

Related experience

Other post held

  • Consultant Dermatologist, Taunton & Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
  • Consultant Dermatologist, Yeovil District Hospital