Melbourne Hand Surgery 

fullybooked200Due to strong demand and Dr Tomlinson's sabbatical (February through April 2018) we are unable to accommodate new appointments for elective conditions until July 2018. If you have an emergency condition or wish to be placed on our "Waiting for an Appointment" list to see Dr Tomlinson from May 2018 please provide us with your doctor's referral and your registration forms.

Skin cancer

Dr Jill Tomlinson offers a full range of hand and wrist surgery services at Melbourne Hand Surgery. The skin cancer information provided on this website covers:

If you cannot find what you are searching for within this list please use the "search" function on this website to find it - with many different categories of hand injuries this is the quickest way to find what you are looking for if you haven't already found it! If you can't find what you're looking for please contact us, so we can develop new content that will assist you and future visitors.

Skin cancers account for 80% of all newly diagnosed cancers

Source: Cancer Council Australia

Two in three Australians will be diagnosed with skin cancer by the time they are 70
Source: Cancer Council Australia

Every year in Australia around 434,000 people are treated for one or more non-melanoma skin cancers. In 2007, 448 people died of the disease.
Source: Cancer Council Australia


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