Ms Rakhee Nayar

Consultant In Plastic Surgery

MD Skin Cancer Studies 2015 MBChB (Hons) 2004 (University of Liverpool) MRCS (Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh) 2007 Eur Dip Hand Surgery 2018 FRCS (plast) 2017

Ms Nayar currently holds a substantive post as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at St Helens & Knowsley NHS Trust. Ms Nayar is on the GMC specialist register for Plastic Surgery.

Ms Nayar carries out a wide range of skin surgery including for benign conditions and skin cancers and her subspecialty area of interest in the NHS is Mohs skin cancer surgery. Ms Nayar has many patient compliments and will frequently provide a second opinion for patients who have complex needs.

Ms Nayar performs many facial and other reconstructive procedures and has undergone extensive surgical training.

Ms Nayar qualified from the University of Liverpool in 2004 with Honours and her training has taken place in Liverpool, Manchester and Birmingham. In addition to her plastic surgery training she has completed a recognised cosmetic surgery fellowship program plus a further fellowship in specialised hand surgery as well as a research qualification (MD) in skin cancer studies. Ms Nayar is a well-respected surgeon among her peers having published widely and presented at a national and international level.

She is active in teaching and training her junior surgeons being the current Trust Speciality Training Lead and the Mohs fellowship representative for BAPRAS, the National Plastic Surgery Association.


Clinical interests/specialities (list):

Skin surgery (all aspects of skin lesion removal both benign or malignant)

Skin Cancer excision with reconstruction as necessary

Moh’s Surgery


Professional memberships (list):

Royal College of Surgeons

British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive, Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)

British Medical Association