“Skin Cancer Clinics are usually operated by GP’s and at this stage there is no reliable way of evaluating the quality of care provided”
Extract from the Cancer Council of NSW, Your Guide to Skin Clinics.
“The Cancer Council of New South Wales does not operate or endorse any Skin Cancer Clinics. Skin Cancer Clinics that offer skin checks are private businesses and are often run by GP’s. At this stage there is no reliable way of evaluating the quality of care provided.”
From the Cancer Council of NSW.
“Research shows Skin Cancer Clinics may not necessarily offer a higher level of expertise than your GP.”
Extract from the Cancer Council Victoria
Dermatologists are considered the experts in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of skin cancers and skin diseases.