Skin Cancer Checks

Specialist Clinics of Australia use the most advanced skin examination and treatment methods to assist with the early diagnosis of melanoma and other skin cancers.


Types of Skin Cancer

There are three main types of skin cancer: basal cell carcinoma (BCC), squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and malignant melanoma. The most dangerous of these is the malignant melanoma, which is predominantly caused by the sun’s UVA radiation.

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Assessment & Treatment

In the case of cancer early intervention is key. The specific type of cancer and its location determine the treatment method, which might involve cryotherapy, radiation therapy, chemotherapy or surgery.

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Skin Cancer Prevention

The risk of developing skin cancer can be reduced through a number of measures including: decreasing indoor tanning and midday sun exposure, increasing the use of sunscreen and avoiding the use of tobacco products.

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Our Expert

Dr Ahmad Sayed Hasanien MBBCh FRACGP

Skin Cancer

Dr Sayed found passion in the skin cancer speciality when he diagnosed his first skin cancer case. Having seen the life-saving impact the early diagnosis had on his patient inspired him to continue in the area and specialise in skin cancer.

He was awarded a certificate in Dermoscopy & Surgical Skin Cancer at the Skin Cancer College Australasia (SCCA) in 2013 and 2015. He also gained a Diploma Of Dermoscopy at the Skin Cancer College Australasia (SCCA) in 2015.

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Book your skin cancer examination at our Barangaroo clinic

Take the hassle out of your skin cancer check-up. Our experts provide thorough examinations with the latest skin screening technology such as molescope to track and monitor your moles over time. Repeat appointment reminders are standard so you don’t neglect to respect your skin!

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Latest Skin Cancer News

Treatment for Skin Cancer

In developed skin cancers, some of the surrounding tissue may also be removed to make sure that all of the cancerous cells have been taken out.

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Skin Cancer Testimonial – Krista Kopischke

My experience started when I noticed a new growth of skin on my cheek. It started to grow in size a couple years ago.

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Skin Cancer Statistics in Australia

Melanoma is the life-threatening cancer and is the third most common cancer in Australians. Find out more here..

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Sun Protection For Babies, Toddlers And Children

Childhood is a vulnerable time when exposure to UV radiation is more likely to contribute to skin cancer in later life.

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