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Sunshine Coast Skin Cancer Clinic

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On Point Skin Cancer Clinic is a modern professional, affordable, easily accessible practice dedicated to the diagnosis, investigation and complete management of Skin Cancer. Skin checks, biopsies and procedures including complex excisions of facial cancers requiring flap repair or skin grafting are performed at the clinic.

About Us

The Team

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Dr Tony Blake

MPharm MD FRACGP Dip Child Health Cert Skin Cancer

Dr Blake is a Queenslander through and through. He grew up in Port Douglas, in Far North Queensland, before chasing the surf to the Gold Coast where he completed his tertiary studies. Before becoming a doctor, Dr Blake worked as a community pharmacist for almost a decade but a passion for helping others in a more hands on capacity led him to pursue life as a Doctor of Medicine (graduating from Griffith University in 2015). 

Dr Blake has extensive experience in performing skin checks and treating skin cancer, having previously worked alongside Queensland’s leading dermatologists and plastic surgeons at the Mater Hospital and in private practice. He has also completed a Certificate of Practical Dermoscopy and Certificate in Advanced Procedural Skills through the Australasian College of Dermatology. Dr Blake is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and is a member of the Skin Cancer College of Australasia. 

Medical research is also an area of interest for Dr Blake and as such he has completed and published articles in leading medical journals including the Australasian Journal of Dermatology and the Australian Journal of General Practitioners. Notably, his research into the diagnosis of melanoma was awarded as one of the most cited publications of 2022. Dr Blake also values the importance of medical education and is a lecturer at the Griffith University School of Medicine. 

Outside of work, Dr Blake is an avid supporter and member of the Gold Coast Suns AFL team. His favourite hobby is surfing and on weekends, he can often be found at the beach with his young family.

Dr David Izon

MBBCh, MRCGP, FRACGP, Dip Skin Cancer, Masters in Cancer Sciences

Dr David Izon is an innovative multifaceted generalist and experienced skin cancer surgeon of 16 years.

He has completed a Master’s Degree in Cancer Sciences at University of Melbourne, and is currently publishing research in Melanoma in a number of medical and epidemiological publications.

His prior roles include conjoint senior clinical lecturer at Deakin Medical School, and lecturer in general practice at The University of Melbourne and Monash University in Victoria, Australia.

His many interests include:

  1. Skin cancer surveillance and surgery
  2. Oncology – once finish Masters in Cancer Sciences
  3. Education
  4. General Practice
  5. Cardiology and respiratory medicine
  6. Teaching both medical students and trainee general practitioners
  7. Preventative Health
  8. Medical IT

 

Dr Hannah Holland

General Practitioner, MBChB, FRACGP, BSc (Hons), Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine, Professional Certificate of Dermoscopy, Professional Certificate of Aesthetic Medicine, Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Surgery, Complex Certificate of General Dermatology

Dr Hannah Holland grew up in London, UK and moved to Australia over 10 years ago. She enjoys an active lifestyle on the Sunshine Coast with her partner and 2 dogs. She continues to work across all areas of General Practice but she has completed extensive further training in Skin Cancer Medicine and is passionate about sun safety. Dr Hannah Holland welcomes all patients for full skin checks and ongoing care.

Dr Ryan Harvey

MBBS MHEcon FRACGP Master of Medicine Skin Cancer

Dr Harvey is an experienced doctor with over 10 years’ dedication to the management of skin cancer. Dr Harvey’s goal is to provide professional, timely and affordable skin cancer treatment and excellence in the management of skin cancer.

Dr Harvey grew up on a cattle property in South West Queensland, before completing his secondary school years at boarding school in Brisbane.  Following high school, he completed his Medical Degree at James Cook University and subsequently completed his internship at the Princess Alexandra Hospital. He completed further training in various other Brisbane and Queensland Hospitals and spent several years working in the United Kingdom.

Dr Harvey holds a Masters in Health Economics (University of Queensland) and a Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. In addition to his skin cancer work he is the Medical Director of House Call Doctor.

While studying Dr Harvey was the Captain of the University Rugby team, and tutored medical students in anatomy and physiology. In 2013 he obtained a Guinness World Record for playing the trumpet in the world’s largest orchestra. Shortly thereafter that same year, he was married and moved to London where he stayed for 2 years. During his time living and working overseas,  Dr Harvey developed a taste for travel and he and his wife have now visited over 50 countries.

Dr Simon Brown

MBBS FRACGP Master of Medicine Skin Cancer, Advanced Certificate in Skin Cancer Medicine, Professional Certificate in Dermoscopy, Advanced Certificate Skin Cancer Surgery, Professional Certificate in Aesthetic Medicine

Dr Simon is a hard working doctor with a wide variety of experience in many areas of medicine. Dr Simon is a highly experienced skin cancer doctor. In addition he has worked in both hospital and private clinic settings. Before studying medicine Dr Brown was a practising Physiotherapist. 

He and his wife and two children are very excited to be living on the beautiful Sunshine Coast with all the benefits that brings, including spending quality time together on the beach!

Dr Marelise Pretorius

MBChB, FRACGP, Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Surgery, Master of Medicine (MMed)-Skin Cancer, Emergency Medicine Certificate (ACEM)

Dr Pretorius completed her medical training in South-Africa, prior to immigrating to the Sunshine Coast in 2006. She worked in the field of Emergency Medicine for a decade before embarking on a career in General Practice. During this time, she also completed further training in skin cancer medicine, completing the MMed (skin cancer) program.

Dr Pretorius loves living in the beautiful Sunshine Coast hinterland with her family and outside of work, enjoys spending time with her three children (usually watching them engaged in a sporting activity) and relaxing with friends.

Lara Sheppard

Enrolled Nurse

Lara studied at Central Queensland University. She has been nursing since 2018,  firstly in aged care and now here at On Point skin cancer clinic. Lara prides herself on her patient care, her friendly and positive disposition allows her patients feel at ease. Lara enjoys the nursing profession because she makes a difference in the lives of others.

She is local to the area and enjoys boating and fishing and being with her family.

Kayla Lee

Kayla Lee

Medical Receptionist - Assistant Nurse

Kayla, has been working in medical reception for the last 6 years. She has completed a certificate III in assistant nursing and is currently studying her Bachelor of Nursing at the University of the Sunshine Coast. She prides herself on friendly patient centred care. In her free time she enjoys camping with her partner and friends and spending time at the beach with her family dachshund.

Jessica Lee

Practice Manager

Services and Fees

Price $136.40 minus (Rebate $41.40)

Out of Pocket cost $95

Skin Checks
Concession holder

100% Bulk Billed

Skin Checks
Under 18

100% Bulk Billed

Total Body Photography

Benefits are early skin cancer detection and side by side mole comparison

Total Body Photography

Cost $150 out of pocket

Total Body Photography

Compliments your usual skin cancer check with our expert doctors

Daylight Photodynamic Therapy suitable for sun damage, precancerous lesions and superficial skin cancers

Photodynamic Therapy

Cost $200 out of pocket

Photodynamic Therapy

An effective way to treat sun damaged fields such as the face and scalp and can potentially avoid future surgery

Reviews, Removal of Sutures

100% Bulk Billed

Cryotherapy

100% Bulk Billed

Biopsy Procedures

Consumable fee out of pocket $105 Concession Holders- Bulk Billed

Simple Excision

Proximal Limbs and Torso
Consumable fee out of pocket $295

Concession Holders- Bulk Billed

Complex Excision

Distal Limbs below elbow and knees Consumable fee out of pocket $335

Concession Holders- Bulk Billed

Reconstructive Excision Face, Flaps and Skin Grafts

Consumable fee out of pocket $365
Includes all melanoma cases

Concession Holders – Bulk Billed

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