Essential Medical Specialty Service remains open

Dermatology News

Drummoyne Dermatology is an Essential Medical Specialty Service and remains open.

Patient masks are now optional when attending Drummoyne Dermatology. Masks will be available for those patients who wish to wear one.

Patients and staff should not attend the practice if unwell with cold and flu symptoms. f you test positive for COVID-19, we ask you to reschedule your appointment for at least seven days or until symptoms have resolved.

It’s critical that patients can be screened and treated for their skin cancers, melanomas and other skin conditions. We have instigated what we believe to be gold-standard precautions to keep you and our staff safe. Our Doctors, Nursing and Reception staff are wearing N95 masks.  Disinfection of beds and medical equipment occurs in the consultation rooms after every patient.

Mask-wearing at Drummoyne Dermatology may change if NSW Health reassesses cases of COVID-19 increase and the risk level.

Melanoma and Skin Cancer News

At Drummoyne Dermatology we will provide you with the latest news and research on Melanoma and Skin Cancer. Read recent authoritative articles on Skin Cancer and Melanoma.

Aldara Imiquimod: A Revolutionary Topical Treatment for Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)

Skin cancer remains one of the most prevalent types of cancer worldwide, affecting millions of people every year. Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is the most common form of skin cancer, accounting for about 80% of non-melanoma cases. While typically not life-threatening, BCC can be disfiguring and require extensive surgical interventions.


Radiotherapy for skin cancers is usually for patients over 60yrs, with large or difficult to treat tumours. The advantage of radiotherapy for  these tumours  is that a skin graft or flap is avoided. The treatment is painless and the patient does not feel sick or...

Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)

Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is treatment  for superficial types of skin cancer. PDT is effective in treating solar keratoses, squamous cell carcinoma in situ (Bowen’s disease) and superficial basal cell carcinomas. It has a cure rate of approximately 80%. PDT or...

Efudix Treatment

Efudix is a topical cream that is commonly used to treat precancerous skin conditions, such as actinic keratosis and Bowen’s disease. The cream contains a powerful medication called fluorouracil, which works by killing rapidly dividing cells. It is typically applied to the affected area once or twice daily for several weeks.

Treatment of Wart with Duofilm

  BUY Duofilm extrastrength gel Brown elastoplast tape or waterproof Leukoplast tape. Duofilm extrastrength gel needs a prescription made up by a compounding pharmacy. DIRECTIONS Apply Duofilm extrastrenth gel to wart after shower. “Set” with hairdryer (low heat) –...

General Skin Checks

Early detection of skin cancer is crucial. Most skin cancers can be successfully treated if detected early. On an average day any one of our dermatologists may find ten skin cancers which may have otherwise gone undiagnosed. If you notice any new spots or changes in...

Treatment of Scars

Scars are an inevitable part of our lives, as they can occur from a variety of causes. Whether it’s from an injury, surgical procedure, or even from acne or stretch marks, scars can leave a lasting mark on both our physical appearance and emotional well-being. Fortunately, dermatologists specialise in the treatment of scars and offer a range of effective solutions to minimise their appearance and restore confidence.

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