Dr Susan Jill Adams


FRCP Edin, FRCP London, Dip PG Med Ed

GMC number: 2240855

Practising since: 1975



Consultation times

  • Tuesday PM
  • Thursday AM
  • Monday AM
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Dr Adams has been a consultant dermatologist since 1984. She qualified at Leeds University Medical School in 1975 and trained in Dermatology in Leeds and London. She was elected Fellow of the International Society for the Study of vulvovaginal diseases in 1986 and is a founder member of the British Society for the Study of Vulval Disease. She has held consultant posts in the Northern Regional Health Administration, (8 years), Torbay Hospital (17 years) and Musgrove Park Hospital (5 years).

Her interests are in general inflammatory dermatology, skin cancer and her sub-speciality interest is in the diagnosis and management of complex vulval dermatoses. She has been skin cancer leads in both Torbay and Musgrove Park Hospital multidisciplinary teams.

Personal interests

Dr Adams is an active member of the Civic twinning groups between Taunton and Lisieux, and Taunton and Königslutter. She is a keen skier and gardener.

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Susan Jill Adams at Nuffield Health

  • Mole removal
  • Allergy testing
  • Excisional biopsy
  • Vulval lesion excision
  • Skin assessment clinic
  • Dermatological surgery
  • Facial surgery
  • Mole assessment
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Dermoscope
  • Skin surgery
  • Skin pigmentation
  • Itching (Pruritus) Assessment
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Penile lesions (biopsy of)

Locations Dr Susan Jill Adams works with


    Staplegrove Elm, Taunton, TA2 6AN

    01823 286 991
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Related experience


Leads on acne, inflammatory diseases and research into transfer of resistance to antibiotics in families. In London, laser treatments of congenital vascular abnormalities. Vulval diseases. She has continued to present at international meetings.


  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, London and Edinburgh
  • Royal Society of Medicine
  • British Association of Dermatologists
  • British Society for the Study of Vulval disease
  • Society for the Study of Vulval Disease

Insurers Dr Susan Jill Adams works with

Dr Susan Jill Adams works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • AXA Health
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Healix
  • Health-on-Line
  • Bupa


Dr Susan Jill Adams does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Susan Jill Adams does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Susan Jill Adams does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.