Skin Cancer Gold Coast Checks

Visit our state of the art skin cancer clinic where our doctors work together towards prevention,
early detection, and the treatment of skin cancer.

Skin Cancer Gold Coast Checks

Living in a country like Australia, with more than ample sun and a harsh climate augments the risk of skin cancer.  It is prudent to get a skin cancer check in the Gold Coast regularly.

Skin Cancer – How it is detected. Doctors use a variety of methods when checking for a skin cancer- below are two of the methods that can be used by a doctor.

The ABCDE Procedure

It occurs in the form of dysplastic nevi, also called the atypical mole. Identify this kind of mole by doing a check on the following:

  • Asymmetry(A): The analysis is positive when the mole’s two halves fail to match
  • Border(B): Edges appear uneven, scalloped and notched
  • Colour (C): The shade changes from black, tan and brown to a red, blue and also white
  • Evolving(E): If the mole begins to change its shape, colour, and elevation

The Ugly Duckling Procedure

It works under the assumption that moles present in an individual human body are similar. It means that a slightly different one may signify skin cancer.

During the skin check with one of our skin check doctors in Gold Coast at near Tweed Heads, we can assist you with a spot check, or even a full skin check, as our doctors may advise- schedule a visit with us for a bulk bill skin check in Gold Coast.

Skin Cancer Detection

At Coolangatta Medical Centre, we have a team of qualified doctors who have the requisite skills to take a close look at your skin and check for early stage melanomas and non-melanoma skin cancers. Their early diagnosis and well-founded prognosis is what helps us stay ahead of this detrimental disease. Moreover, our facility is equipped to help us conduct any tests that the doctors may deem necessary.

Skin Cancer Treatments

Our skin cancer doctors in Gold Coast can perform minor non-surgical procedures.

At Coolangatta Medical Centre the following Skin Cancer Treatments may be performed –

  • Cream treatments
  • Curettage and cautery
  • Cryotherapy
  • Simple Excisions

Book an appointment with one of our doctors in Coolangatta on the Gold Coast to do a skin cancer check with bulk billing available for pension and concession and DVA card holders and children under 16, and receive a check performed by our skin-check doctors. Our team works together towards the prevention, early detection, and treatment of skin cancer in Coolangatta Queensland.

The risk of skin cancer is dependent on your previous sun or UV exposure, family or personal history of skin cancer, skin type and general health. As it is unpredictable, it is recommended that you get your skin check done regularly.

Bulk Billing

We offer bulk billing
services to the following:

• Pension Card Holders
• DVA Card Holders
• Concession Card Holders
• Children 16 and Under

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Saturday 8:30am – 1pm
Sunday 9am – 12pm

PH: (07) 5599 1400
91 Griffith Street, Coolangatta, QLD