Skin Checks

  • Our fees for a full skin check are capped at an “out-of-pocket” cost of $68.  (current as of Jan 2017)
  • Most full check appointments are around 20 minutes, depending on the level of sun exposure to the skin, and number of moles and freckles, and lesions of concerns.
  • The cost on the day may vary between $105 to $139, before the Medicare rebate is applied. After the rebate, the cost is capped at $68.
  • Instant Medicare rebate refund is available.
  • Concessions apply to aged pensioners above 65, Commonwealth Senior Health cards holders and Veterans. They are bulk billed.
  • Normal private fees apply for holders of Health Care Cards, State Senior Cards, Disability Pensioner Cards and other concession cards.

Biopsies

  • No additional out-of-pocket fees apply for simple punch or shave biopsies performed at a skin check consultation.
  • Other surgical procedures are performed in dedicated procedural appointments. Refer to Procedures and Skin Cancer Surgery below.

Procedures and Skin Cancer Surgery

  • These are performed in dedicated procedural sessions.
  • Out of pocket fees apply except aged pensioners above 65, Commonwealth Senior Health cards holders and Veterans.
  • Fees range from approximately $150 to $400 depending on the location, size and complexity of the lesion. The fee will be quoted prior to the procedure.

Saturday Appointments

  • A $15 surcharge applies
  • Concessions do not apply. All appointments are privately billed.

Patients without Medicare

  • Please advise our staff and doctors as fees vary depending on the services provided.
  • Additional costs from pathology companies will apply without Medicare.
  • As some of the fees are not within our control, please ensure these have been explained to your satisfaction prior to your appointment.