LatestNews

  • Welcoming Dr Megan Thomas who has a special interest in LGBTIQ health and will be offering gender affirming hormone therapy (for patients over the age of 16). For more information please see the LGBTIQ health page
  • We now offer Iron Infusions - please make an appointment with your doctor to discuss
  • We have Shingles vaccine available FREE for people aged 70 – 79.
  • NEW Weight Management Program started - call reception or for more information see the weight management program page
  • Dr Ella Cameron is now taking appointments for assessment and insertion of IUD's. Please call Reception for more information
  • Did you know that our Saturday clinic is like no other? We take appointments on the day so you are given a time where you can wait at home, which means no long wait times! We are open from 8.30am-2pm each Saturday
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Skin Cancer Medicine

Woonona Medical Practice offer a professional, bulk billed Skin Cancer checkup clinic on Monday afternoons with Dr David Stewart. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in Australia and whilst the majority of skin cancers are found on the head, face, back, arms and legs, they can appear on any part of the body.

The main cause of skin cancer is UV radiation from the sun and at any sex or age anyone can get a skin cancer, especially if you have:

  • Fair skin and freckles easily
  • Light-coloured red hair and eyes
  • Moles on your body
  • Family history of skin cancer
  • Spent a lot of time outdoors

Cryotherapy and diathermy (freezing and burning of skin lesions) are available treatment options.

General Practitioners with Special Interest in Skin Cancer Medicine: