Skin Cancer Centre

South Perth Specialist Skin Cancer Centre specialises in the detection and management of melanoma and non melanoma skin cancer. Dermatologist Dr Tim Elliott uses Mohs Surgery, Laser, PDT, medical treatments/creams as well as other more traditional surgical methods to provide a comprehensive treatment strategy.

 

Skin Cancer Treatments

 

There are many and varied treatments for the different types of skin cancer. You will need to rely on your skin cancer expert's advice as the best treatment method will depend on many factors such as:







UV and Skin Protection

Years of UV exposure permanently damage the skin, but there are many strategies to prevent further damage being done. These include:

  • Wear protective clothing and glasses

  • Choosing and using the right sunscreen

  • Knowing the UV danger periods during the day


Fact Sheet Library

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)

    BCCs are the most commonly seen form of skin cancer.

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  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)

    The second most common skin cancer, it is often rapidly growing and may spread to other parts of the...

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Laser & Light Treatments

Laser and Light systems are well known for their benefits with regards rejuvenation, but less well known is that they will also reduce sun damage, thereby reducing risks of skin cancer development. These treatments include: