• SKIN CANCER CLINIC

    EXPERT MOLE SCAN

    ABOUT US

The Mole Scanner

  • Top-end Visiomed D120 mole scanner.
  • Dedicated mole scan computer powered by Microderm.
  • Allows for side-by-side comparison.
  • Allows for accurate localisation of lesions.

The Skin Cancer Doctor

  • Dr Richard Beatty is the author of skincheck.com.au
  • The doctor is highly trained in skin cancer medicine.
  • He refreshes and updates his skills on a regular basis.
  • He is passionate about diagnosing skin cancers at the earliest stage possible.

Regular Checks & Spot Checks

WHO IS MOST AT RISK OF SKIN CANCER?

There are over 50 risk factors. The strongest risk factors are:

  • Previous frequent sunburn
  • Skin that easily burns
  • Blue Eyes or Red Hair
  • A family history of skin cancer
  • Large number of moles
  • Previous skin cancer
  • Increasing Age

WHEN SHOULD I GET A SPOT CHECKED OUT?

Use HAND to get a mole or spot checked out further by a skin cancer trained doctor. In addition, skin cancers may be Scaly, Sore or tender, Itchy or bleed.

  • Healing: Does not Heal within six weeks
  • Appearance: Change in Size, Shape or Colour
  • New: Most melanoma - and all other skin cancers - are new
  • Different look or feel, or stands out when compared to other lesions
2000

There are over 2000 deaths from skin cancer each year in Australia

Over 800,000

Skin Cancer diagnoses in Australia every year.

13283

Estimated number of New Cases of Melanoma in 2016

Page Last Modified: 15/5/2018