Dr Annette Loffeld graduated from Bonn University, Germany in November 1993 and moved to the UK in 1994 as this offered her the widest opportunities to pursue a career in Dermatology. She trained in General Medicine to become a member of the Royal College of Physicians in London. Following that, Dr Loffeld specialised in Dermatology on the West Midlands training programme.
Dr Loffeld has presented at regional, national and international meetings. She has published in several peer reviewed Dermatology journals. These include publications in Paediatric Dermatology and in Skin Oncology.
Since January 2006 she has been a Consultant Dermatologist at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust (HoEFT). Since November 2008 she has been the Skin Cancer Lead for the trust.
Skin conditions assessed and treated include:
- Eczema, psoriasis
- Acne, rosacea
- Pigmentary disorders
- Hair loss
- Benign lesions
- Mole screening
- Skin cancer (melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer)
- Skin surgery
- Botox for axillary hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating of armpits)