Above photo: our Inglewood clinic
Our Doctors are fully qualified General Practitioners who have a special interest in skin cancer medicine and have undertaken further training in this field.
Dr Howard Lam MBBS FRACGP MMed
Dr Howard Lam graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1997 and has attained a Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. He is a registered practitioner with the Medical Board of Australia.
A co-founder of Skin Check WA, Dr Lam has been involved with full time skin cancer practice since 2003 and had detected and treated thousands of skin cancers.
Dr Lam's postgraduate qualifications include a Diploma from the Australasian College of Skin Cancer Medicine, Certificate in Primary Care Skin Cancer Medicine, Certificate in Dermoscopy and a Masters of Medicine (in Skin Cancer) from the University of Queensland. He also regularly attends post graduate training courses and conferences in skin cancer medicine.
Dr Henry Law MBBS FRACGP
Dr Henry Law graduated from the University of Western Australian in 1994. A co-founder of Skin Check WA, he has taken a special interest in skin surgery and procedures since 2003.
His postgraduate qualification includes the Diploma of the Australasian College of Skin Cancer Medicine, Certificate in Primary Care Skin Cancer Medicine and Certificate in Dermoscopy. He is an accredited doctor of the Skin Cancer College
He has special interest in skin surgery that results in reduced scarring
Dr Toby Bell MBBS FRACGP
Dr Bell is a full time skin cancer physician with over 20 years experience as a general practitioner previously. He has an eye for details, honed over many years by his other passion as an accomplished sculptor and painter. We are proud to have him bring this skill to our team.
Dr Bell has exhibited nationally and internationally, including a large scale work Caliban at Cottesloe Sculpture by the Sea in 2012. In 2010 he was the winner of the City of Swan Sculpture Prize. Feel free to visit his website Click Here.
Dr Yu-Ti Ten MBBS FRACGP
Dr Yu-Ti Ten graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1994. She attained the Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 1999. She is a member of the Skin Cancer College of Australia & New Zealand. She is currently on extended leave.
Dr Rob Hurrelbrink MBBS (Hons), PhD (Dist), BSc (Hons), BA (Edu), FRACGP
"Dr Rob" is truly a high achiever, having completed multiple university degrees with honours. Prior to medicine he was an accomplished research scientist, having previously graduated with a BSc in Microbiology and Biochemistry as well as a PhD in Virology.
He spent time overseas as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Oxford before the calling of medicine lead him back to post-graduate studies at the University of WA. True to his form, he graduated with honours and has recently attained Fellowship of the RACGP.
We are proud to have him as part of our team.
Dr Ann Rosenow MBBS (Hons), BSc (Hons), FRACGP
Dr Rosenow holds a Bachelor of Science from the Univeristy of WA, graduating with honours.Finding her next challenge, she continued at the UWA Medical School and graduated again with honours.
She is a distinguished achiever throughout her medical career and is a recent prize winner in the Fellowship of the RACGP. She is committed to delivering the best service to her patients.
Dr Vaneesa Siva MBBS FRACGP
Dr Siva is a full time skin cancer physician with over 16 years experience as a General Practitioner. She is passionate about skin cancer medicine. Having attained the Certificate of Dermatoscopy and a Diploma in Skin Cancer Medicine and Surgery from the Skin Cancer College Australasia, we at Skin Check WA believe that her skills combined with her caring nature make her a true asset to her patients.
We are proud to have her as part of our team.
Dr Andrea Gomes MBBS FRACGP
Dr Gomes graduated in medicine from University of WA and completed further training at Sir Charles Gairdner hospital. In 2013 she was awarded the WAGPET community medicine award for her dedication to community based medicine.
She grew up in rural WA where she has seen first hand the results of sun damaged skin in rural West Australians. Apart from her high academic achievements,she is also an accomplished musician, having won a number of awards and trophies in music festivals.
She has a keen interest and passion for early skin cancer detection and management.
Dr Ai Lee Lim FRACGP
Dr Lim graduated in 2008 and has medical experience in both Malaysia and Australia for the past 7 years. She is passionate about skin cancer medicine and minor surgeries. She attained the Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine and Surgery, Certificate of Dermoscopy and a Diploma in Skin Cancer Medicine and Surgery with Skin Cancer College of Australasia in the past few years and has enjoyed working in this field since then.
Dr You Yan Tan MBBS FRACGP
Dr Tan brings with him an abundance of enthusiasm in his approach to skin cancer medicine. He has a critical eye for details and enjoys various sports in his spare time.
Dr Lynette Spooner BSc(Hons) MBBS FRACGP
Originally from New Zealand, Dr Lynette Spooner completed a degree in Microbiology with first class honours before embarking on her 2nd degree in Medicine at the University of Melbourne. Since then she has gained experience in senior roles in various disciplines of medicine. She has chosen primary care as her specialty with strong interest in providing the highest quality care in skin cancer medicine.
Dr Jill Watson BSc MPh MBBS FRACGP
Jill has a bachelor of medicine and surgery from the University of Notre Dame and has a master’s degree of Public Health from the University of Western Australia. She has a keen understanding of the importance of early detection of skin cancer and is passionate about providing high quality health care.
Dr Claira Ang MBBS FRACGP
Dr Ang has a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from University of WA, graduating with honours and has a Diploma in Child Health. She is passionate about providing optimal care to her patients and promoting preventative health.
Dr Cinmy Cheung MBBS FRACGP
Dr Cheung graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery with honours from the University of Western Australia, and also holds a Diploma of Child Health. She has worked in multiple fields in both hospital and general practice. She is a strong patient advocate who has a keen interest in preventative medicine, particularly in the field of skin cancer medicine.
Dr Jonathan Chiew MBBS(Hons) FRACGP
Dr Chiew graduated from the University of WA with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery with honours in 2009 and has completed further diplomas in Child Health and Tropical Medicine. He has broad experience in both hospital and community medicine and brings an integrated, thorough approach to skin cancer medicine. He has a keen eye for photography and also enjoys running in his spare time.
Dr Michelle Luy MBBS FRACGP
Since graduating in 2010 with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from University of WA, Dr Luy has undergone training in many areas, including hospital medicine and general practice. She has a broad range of interests and has completed post-graduate diplomas in women's health and child health. She has also worked as a surgeon's assistant, and enjoys a balance between family medicine, skin cancer medicine and medical student teaching. In her free time she enjoys documentaries, cinema and live music.
Dr Cristina Shaw MBBS
As a keen windsurfer, Cristina arrived from the UK over 15 years ago searching for our winds and waves. Since graduating in 2011, she has worked in various hospitals and clinics. We welcome her to our team as she pursues her keen interest in skin cancer medicine.