Dr Tanya Bleiker BMedSci (Hons), 1990 BM BS (Hons) 1992, MRCP 1995, FRCP 2004

Consultant Dermatologist

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Areas of expertise:

  • Dermatology

Clinic Times:

  • Wednesday 5-6pm



Dr Bleiker qualified at Nottingham Medical School in 1992 with Honours and completed her Dermatology training in Leicester before accepting a consultant post in Derby in 2001. She manages all skin diseases of adults and children (including hair, nails and genital areas) and performs skin surgery, although she does not undertake more complex surgical procedures involving flaps or graft repairs.

Her sub-specialist interests are Contact Dermatitis and Paediatric Dermatology. She investigates suspected skin allergies with patch tests. It is vital for patients suffering with skin disease to have the right diagnosis at the start so that appropriate treatment can be given to avoid weeks and months of suffering due to the wrong diagnosis and inappropriate treatment.


Dr Bleiker was the Editor of the British Journal of Dermatology from January 2010-July 2013. This is one of the top Dermatology journals internationally.

Dr Bleiker is one of five editors of Rook’s Textbooks of Dermatology, this is the most comprehensive textbook of Dermatology worldwide.

Special interests:

All skin diseases including skin allergy, paediatrics and non-complex skin surgery.


Dr Tanya Bleiker works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • PHC
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

Dr Tanya Bleiker does not hold a share or financial interest in Derby Private Health.

Dr Tanya Bleiker does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at Derby Private Health.

Dr Tanya Bleiker does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Derby Private Health.

To find out more or arrange a consultation, email us at dhft.privatepatients@nhs.net or call us now on 01332 785200