07 4098 1711
4 Front St Mossman, QLD 4873

Skin Cancer Management

Dr Ben Ireland from Northern Skin Doctors conducts a fortnightly skin cancer clinic on a Monday. These clinics are focused around:

  • Early detection; full body skin examinations using a dermatoscope
  • Skin Cancer treatment such as
    • Cryotherapy: freezing the skin cancer with liquid nitrogen
    • Topical creams: stimulation of the immune system to kill the cancer
    • Curettage and diathermy: A special technique for scraping and burning the skin cancer
    • Excisions of the skin cancer and surrounding tissue
  • Cosmetic removal of moles, cysts and lipomas.