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Clinics & services

Skin diseases

Skin diseases

We care for and treat patients with all forms of skin disease.

About us

We provide a general Dermatology service.

We review all skins problems. We have specialised clinics for skin cancer, post-transplant skin issues, and for the use of biologic drugs for more difficult skin conditions.

We also offer light therapy for psoriasis.

We do not offer any cosmetic services.

Our services

We provide the following services:

  • General dermatology
  • Skin cancer assessment
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Phototherapy (light therapy)
  • Biologic therapy (a form of drug treatment made from human or animal proteins that targets inflammation in your skin)
  • Iontophoresis (a treatment that delivers mild electrical currents to a body part that is underwater, usually to block overactive sweat glands)

Our clinics

We run the following clinics:

  • General Dermatology Clinic (Monday morning and afternoon, Thursday morning and Friday morning)
  • Direct Access (via GP referral) Skin Cancer Surgery Clinic

Find out more about clinic times and bookings in Specialist Clinics.

Referrals

For patients

You need a referral from your GP, specialist or health care provider to access this service.

For health professionals

Find out how to refer your patient.

Contact us

Dermatology

Specialist Clinics

For clinic appointments and queries:

Contact Specialist Clinics

Elective Surgery Booking Team

For enquiries about your surgery or to let us know about any changes, contact your surgical liaison nurse or the Elective Surgery Booking Team:

Phone: 03 9496 3750

Email: electivesurg@austin.org.au

Open hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm 

Postal address

Dermatology
Austin Health
PO Box 5555
Heidelberg Victoria 3084