Skin Cancer is a serious disease in the world and affects 1 million people annually. But here the main point is symptoms and Skin Cancer treatment. Here at Southport Clinic, we offer different types of skin cancer treatment like Surgery, Radiotherap,y and Cryotherapy. There are many types of cancers, for instance, squamous cell cancer, basal cell cancer, melanoma but Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in Australia. There is a high prevalence of skin cancers in Australia for example, the deadliest of all, Melanoma cancer cases are more than 12500 cases each year.

A very high level of ambient UV radiation accounts for the higher rate of skin cancer cases in Australia.

Thanks to the nationwide campaign of education, information, and detection that more and more people are now getting awareness regarding the prevention, detection, management, and skin cancers treatment.

We recommend everyone to follow the below guidelines whilst out of their house and under the sun.

  • Slip, Cover your body.
  • Slop, apply at least Sun protection SP-30 plus sunscreen on the uncovered parts of the body.
  • Slap, Wear a hat.
  • Seek, Seek shelter or shaded area.
  • Slide, Wear UV radiation protection eyewear.
  • Spot, Remember ABCDE of skin lesion as mentioned below and seek medical advice if any concern.
    • A, Asymmetry, any lesion which is not symmetrical should be checked.
    • B, Border irregularity
    • C, Colour changes.
    • D, Diameter, any lesion, enlarging in size.
    • E, Evolving or changing lesion.

At Southport Skin Cosmetic and Medical Clinic, we provide comprehensive Skin cancer treatment using highly advanced dermatoscopy.

Precancerous, Cancerous lesions are being treated with one more of the following modalities,

  • Cryosurgery.
  • Surgical intervention.
  • Laser Surgery.
  • Photodynamic therapy with or without chemotherapeutic agents.
  • Topical chemotherapeutic agents.

All Skin cancer checks and related issues are entirely Bulk Billed. That means there are no out-of-pocket expenses for patients.