Education & training
BSc, MBChB, FRACS
Dermatologists are highly trained doctors and experts in the diagnosis and management of all skin, hair and nail disorders in patients of all ages. This includes common presentations such as skin cancer and skin checks, acne, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, itchy skin, rashes, ageing skin and other cosmetic problems. Dermatologists are amongst world leaders in the development of laser and cosmetic skin treatments. General Surgeon is a specialist who provides expert treatment across a broad range of emergency and planned surgical procedures, performs surgery to correct diseases and disorders covering a broad range of medical conditions. Breast surgeons treat women and men with all forms of breast disease, both benign and malignant, have an important role in the surveillance of women at increased risk of breast cancer, both for the purposes of early detection an for consideration of prophylactic surgery in this setting.