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Happy New Year

Staff and Doctors at Central Sydney Dermatology would like to welcome all our patients back to 2015. Most of our Dermatologists are back consulting after the holiday break, however there is quite a wait list for appointments. If you need a consultation urgently please ask your General Practitioner to call and arrange a suitable appointment.

Christmas / New Year Holiday Hours

Central Sydney Dermatology will close from 4pm on Tuesday 23rd December 2014 until 8am Monday 5th January 2015. There will be a doctor and nurse in attendance on the morning of Monday, 29th January.    

Practice Closure

Due to the ongoing Police operations and resulting exclusion zone in place in the Sydney CBD, Central Sydney Dermatology will remain closed until Wednesday 17th December. Practice staff will contact persons who had appointments booked for Tuesday 16th December on Wednesday 17th or Thursday 18th December to rebook their appointments. Please be patient, Dermatologists and […]

Annual Leave

A/Prof Stephen Shumack is currently on leave and will return to the practice on 9th October 2014. If any of his patients have queries about their treatment in the next week, one of our other Dermatologists or Registered Nurses’ will be happy to assist

Sabbactical Leave

Dr Jo-Ann See is on sabbatical leave until the 21st July. All other Dermatologists in the practice can attend to her patients in her absence.

In The Press

A/Prof Stephen Shumack is a regular contributor to  Prevention Magazine. OUR EXPERT_AProf Stephen Shumack

Tattoo Laser Removal

Dr Terence Poon, our Laser and Cosmetic Dermatologist was recently interviewed about the growing area of tattoo laser removal by the international news agency Bloomberg News. Of particular interest was the latest Picosure picosecond laser which you can read about here – http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-06-01/no-pain-no-gain-as-tattoo-regret-fueling-laser-removals.html

ACD 47th Annual Scientific

Our Dermatologists will be attending the 47th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian College of Dermatologists. Clinical Associate Professor Stephen Shumack will be opening the conference as the current President of the Australasian College of Dermatologists. He will chair the first session on Genetic Disorders, HIV Dermatology and the Addiction of Tanning. Dr Jo-Ann See will […]

Photo Dynamic Therapy

Dr Jo-Ann See has just chaired the Australian Consensus meeting for photodynamic therapy of precancerous solar keratosis. This treatment hopefully will be a future treatment for pre-cancers of the face and scalp rather than liquid nitrogen.