Did you know??
- Australia and New Zealand have the highest incidence of skin cancer in the world.
- 2 in 3 Australians will be diagnosed with skin cancer by the age of 70.
- Skin cancers account for around 80% of all newly diagnosed cancers.
- More than 90% of skin cancers are caused by exposure to the sun.
We are now offering skin checks! Dr Vanessa Huang is one of our general practitioners with a special interest in general dermatology and skin cancer. Dr Huang has obtained her Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine and Surgery along with the following qualifications: MBBS, RACGP, and DRANZCOG. Dr Huang works at Aspendale Clinic full-time and does a range of hours Monday to Friday, along with one in five Saturdays. So you can book your skin check to fit around your schedule.
To book a skin check, you can just book a standard appointment with Dr Vanessa Huang. During the check (depending on findings) Dr Huang may perform a biopsy which involves removing a small sample of tissue for examination under a microscope on the spot.
Contact our friendly reception staff to book your skin check today!Leave a reply →