Dr Sarah H Wakelin


Consultant Dermatologist

General Enquiries    Leanne Moir 07517   045 234


| Publications and Media

One of Dr Wakelin’s passions is helping to improve the understanding of skin disease amongst both doctors and patients.

The skin is an extremely complex and vital organ, and much remains to be learned about the causes of skin disease.  

Modern dermatology has made tremendous advances from the days when doctors could only prescribe messy lotions and potions and new strong medication including biological therapy has revolutionised the care we can offer to many patients with skin disease

She has been invited to lecture to a range of audiences including the National Eczema Society, Royal Society of Medicine, Primary Care Dermatology Society and British Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

Dr Wakelin is the author of

the patient handbook

Your Guide to Eczema

Dr Wakelin is the co-author of

A Colour Handbook of Dermatology

'Shortlisted for BMA Medical Book Awards 2011


Dr Wakelin has been involved in several media projects including the

Life with Eczema campaign and she has appeared on live television and radio broadcasts.

Dr Wakelin devised and edited the medical

text book

Handbook of Systemic Drug

Treatment in Dermatology

second edition, publishing date: 4, June 2015

The first edition was published worldwide and

has sold over 2,000 copies.  


Dr Wakelin Stystemic Drug Treatment in Dermatology
Dr Wakelin Guide to Eczema
Dr Wakelin Handbook Dermatology