Dr Yong Oon


MB ChB , MRCPSG, MRCP (UK) Dermatology

GMC number: 6157450

Practising since: 2007



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Dr Oon is a Consultant Dermatologist and Mohs surgeon at the Royal Devon University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in Exeter and also works at Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton.

Dr Oon manages all aspects of dermatological presentations and has expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of various conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, urticaria, complex rashes, acne, rosacea and pigmentary skin disorders as part of his general dermatology practice.  His specialty interest is in the early diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer and precancerous conditions of the skin.  He is a dermatological surgeon who carries out advanced procedures such as skin flap and graft reconstructions.

Dr Oon graduated from the University of Aberdeen and has worked for the NHS in both Scotland and England.  He trained as a dermatologist in the South West of England and went on to complete a fellowship in advanced skin procedures and Mohs micrographic surgery at the Welsh Institute of Dermatology in Cardiff which is regarded as one of earliest established Mohs training fellowships in the UK.

Special interests

General Dermatology, Skin Cancer and Skin Surgery

Personal interests

Travelling and Photography

Languages spoken

English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Malay

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Yong Oon at Nuffield Health

  • Skin surgery
  • Mole removal
  • Skin pigmentation
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Skin assessment clinic
  • Dermatological surgery
  • Excision of skin lesion

Locations Dr Yong Oon works with


    Staplegrove Elm, Taunton, TA2 6AN

    01823 286 991
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Related experience


Dr Oon has been involved during his training in multicentre clinical trials looking at adjuvant drug therapy in melanoma and novel drug treatment for atopic dermatitis.


  • British Association of Dermatologists
  • British Society for Dermatological Surgery
  • Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow

Other posts held

  • Consultant Dermatologist & Mohs surgeon at Royal Devon University NHS Foundation Trust
  • Consultant Dermatologist at NHS Musgrove Park Hospital

Insurers Dr Yong Oon works with

Dr Yong Oon works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Bupa
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • Healix


Dr Yong Oon does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Yong Oon does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

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