To assist your Dermatologist, you should attempt to photograph intermittent rashes, additionally bring any relevant pathology reports and a list of medications you take.
For cosmetic patients, you may have in mind a particular treatment or an idea what you want to achieve. We have prepared comprehensive information on all our treatments throughout the website, alternative you may access our archive on cosmetic treatments available at the Westside Dermatology practice.
Please ensure that you turn up for your appointment without makeup. If you have to remove makeup at your appointment, it can cause redness that can affect the dermatologists ability to accurately assess your skin
Before seeing us, you may want to know a little about your skin condition, or treatments available. By using the search function on our website to find out more.
To allow an accurate examination of your facial skin, please ensure that all make up is removed well before the consultation.
Make ensure that you arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled appointment as there are patient forms to fill out.
During your visit, your dermatologist will discuss the problem or concern and conduct an examination of the relevant areas. If the diagnosis is uncertain a skin biopsy is performed at the time of consultation. More complicated procedures will be performed on another day. Photographs are frequently taken for identification purposes and documentation prior to many procedures. We respect your identity and ensure the utmost in patient confidentiality.
Westside Dermatology is a Private Billing practice with standardized fees across our Consultants. Patients are encouraged to have a valid referral from their general practitioner to obtain Medicare rebates.
|New Patient Consultation||$240|
|Skin Check Follow up||$240|
* Additional fees apply to procedures such as cryotherapy and biopsies.
We attempt to provide an accurate guide as to the costs of cosmetic treatments and will discuss in detail with patients about upfront fees.