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Skin Surgery Clinic - Dr Sharad Paul

Private Service, Dermatology, Oncology

Today

8:40 AM to 6:00 PM.

Description

Dr Sharad Paul established the Skin Surgery Clinic in 1996 with a mission to provide skin cancer surgery at an affordable cost. The clinic has one of the largest series of patients worldwide with over 150,000 patients treated, and over 50,000 procedures performed. In 2001, the clinic received a Clinical Excellence Award for "outstanding clinical achievement" in skin cancer practice from Waitemata District Health Board, and Dr Paul was awarded a Health Innovation Award in 2003 by the NZ Govt. Ministry of Health of helping reduce hospital waiting lists for skin cancer treatment. In 2015, the Skin Surgery Clinic was awarded the Ko Awatea International Award for leading improvement on a global scale, for "improving skin cancer management, education, communication and patient-centred care internationally."

Procedures offered:

  • Detection:  mole and spot checks - diagnosis and skin cancer screening (including photography when needed)
  • Skin Surgery: removal and testing of suspect lesions, moles and cancers (Basal, Squamous, Melanoma)
  • Dermatological: cosmetic removal of moles and blemishes; treatments for skin conditions
  • Skin Health: skin scans to assess skin health and sundamage / serums for skin protection / rejuvenation

We also offer an online spot check/digital consultation service*. Read more here

*A spot check is a skin cancer examination. This can be for one spot or several. This does not involve any prescriptions or treatments. If you require a procedure after an examination one can be scheduled for you. For those using the online spot check service, we can schedule you for the appropriate procedure after the consultation.

Staff

Dr Sharad Paul - Skin Cancer Expert (see below)

Allanah Knight - Nurse Manager

Alison Murray - Receptionist

Doctors

Referral Expectations

COVID-19: Skin cancer treatments are an essential service, and all pre-booked appointments will continue as scheduled. Please wear a mask to your appointment, scan QR codes, and follow instructions given by staff. Skin cancers do not discriminate, so all patients welcome, irrespective of their vaccination status. Our staff are all fully vaccinated, including booster shots as applicable.

For specific skin lesions, you may use the online spot check service.

GP or Health Provider Refferals: Referrals can be made using the EDI (paulskin) or via email (admin@skinsurgeryclinic.co.nz).

Self Referrals: Patients can also make direct bookings with the clinic, if preferred. All procedure reports will be sent back to the patient's designated GP.

Charges

We are a Southern Cross Affiliated Provider and an NIB first choice provider. NOTE: Insurers normally cover the cost(s) for the examination & procedure – some insurers do not cover checks if a procedure is not needed - it is recommended that you check your policy.

Online Spot Check: $45.00 + GST

Hours

8:40 AM to 6:00 PM.

Mon – Thu8:40 AM – 6:00 PM

Conditions

  • Skin Cancer

    New Zealand has a very high rate of skin cancer, when compared to other countries.… More

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Public Transport

The Auckland Transport website is a good resource to plan your public transport options.

Parking

Free parking is available at the front of the building

Pharmacy

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Contact Details

Contact us online here

271A Blockhouse Bay Road
Avondale
Auckland 0600

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Street Address

271A Blockhouse Bay Road
Avondale
Auckland 0600

This page was last updated at 12:37PM on November 5, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Skin Surgery Clinic - Dr Sharad Paul.