Dr Rachel Wachsmuth


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

GMC number: 3658585

Practicing since: 1994



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  • Wednesday 14:30 - 16:00
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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 in 2006 after her research MD.

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Rachel Wachsmuth at Nuffield Health

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

Locations Dr Rachel Wachsmuth works with

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Other posts held

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

Insurers Dr Rachel Wachsmuth works with

Dr Rachel Wachsmuth works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • The Exeter Friendly
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Aviva Health
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Cigna