There are thousands of different diseases of the skin, some common, and some rare. All our dermatologists at Toowong Dermatology see the full breadth of medical dermatology skin conditions, including all skin rashes, in all age groups.
Dermatologists are doctors who specialize in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of skin diseases, and skin cancers. In total, it usually takes a minimum of 11 years of medical training to become a Dermatologist.
Australian dermatologists spend much of their time treating skin cancers. However, diseases of the skin are many and varied. A typical dermatologist also treats acne, eczema, skin infections, psoriasis, occupational dermatitis, hair and nail disorders, as well as rare skin diseases, and cosmetic problems of the skin.