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dermatologist

A doctor who specialises in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of skin conditions, including melanoma.

News: One in Two Aussie Sunburns Occur During Everyday Activity

…or the development of a new spot, you should get it checked by a doctor or your dermatologist as soon as possible. “Always remember to Slip on sun protective clothing, Slop on SPF30 or above, broad-spectrum, water-resistant sunscreen, Slap on…

News: Volunteer Voice December 2019

…at but never did. When I finally got examined by a dermatologist in July 2019 he immediately asked if I had a history of melanoma in my family. He did a biopsy and a wave of panic swept over me…

Melanoma

…be melanoma, the whole spot is removed for examination by a tissue specialist (pathologist). This is generally a simple procedure done in your doctors office. Your GP may do it, or you may be referred to a dermatologist or surgeon….

News: Schedule a skin check, spot a change this summer

…any changes investigated further,” Ms Clift said. “We recommend Queenslanders contact their GP for a skin check, and if they require a second opinion, to obtain a referral to a dermatologist.” Cancer Council recommends all Queenslanders abide by all five…

News: Get to know your skin, urges Cancer Council

…contact their GP for a skin check, and if they require a second opinion, to obtain a referral to a dermatologist.” Cancer Council Queensland provides free resources about skin checks at www.cancerqld.org.au, via the ‘Early Detection’ tab. More than 40,000…