Services

Northern Sydney Dermatology accepts referrals for patients of all ages and skin conditions.

We provide a comprehensive range of treatments within the one practice covering medical, surgical, laser and aesthetic dermatology.

The practice principals Dr Elizabeth Dawes-Higgs and Dr Nina Wines, our Associate Doctors, Dermatology Nurses, Aesthetic Nurses and Administration team endeavour to provide the best of care and service to all of our patients with a full service including a nurse clinic which patients can access for advice or concerns particularly post surgery/ treatment.

For urgent cases and concerns please do not hesitate to pick up the phone and call the practice to discuss with one of our dermatologists and they will only be too happy to assist. We will, where appropriate, assist in finding urgent appointments for patients.

You can communicate or correspond with us via Argus or email to reception@nsdermatology.com.au or you can fax us on (02) 9959 1033

Our dermatologists have a broad range of experience within medical, surgical, laser and aesthetic/ cosmetic dermatology including:

  • Acne
  • dermatitis
  • eczema
  • facial rejuvenation
  • female genital dermatology
  • hyperhydrosis*
  • Laser
  • Obstetric dermatology
  • pigmentation
  • psoriasis
  • rosacea
  • scarring
  • skin cancer detection
  • skin cancer treatment**
  • skin care advice
  • soft tissue filler injections for facial volume replacement
  • sun damage
  • wrinkle treatment

*Many of our Dermatologists are accredited to supply anti sweating injections to eligible patients through the PBS, making a Medicare rebate possible.

** Surgical facilities are located on site at the practice allowing our doctors to perform skin cancer detection and removal.

Northern Sydney Dermatology holds educational events for doctors several times a year. Please check back later for details.

Our Dermatologists

  • Dr Elizabeth Dawes-Higgs Principal Consultant
    MBBS, BSc (Med), BE (Mech), DPD, PhD, FACD

    Female genital dermatology
    Scarring
    Laser dermatology
    Axillary hyperhidrosis
    Cosmetic dermatology
    Skin cancer management
    General dermatology

  • Dr Nina Wines Principal Consultant
    BSc, MBBS, DRANZCOG, FACD

    Axillary hyperhidrosis
    Surgical dermatology (small flaps, STSGs, simple excisions).
    Skin cancer management
    Cosmetic dermatology
    Laser dermatology
    General dermatology

  • Dr Penelope Alexander Associate Dermatologist
    MBBS, B.Sc (Med), FACD

    Paediatric dermatology
    Acne
    Skin cancer (prevention and management)
    Cosmetic dermatology
    Laser dermatology
    Surgical dermatology
    General dermatology

  • Dr Sue Ng Associate Dermatologist
    MBBS, BMedSci, MRCP (UK), MRCP

    Immunobullous diseases
    Axillary hyperhidrosis
    Skin cancer management
    Surgical dermatology (small flaps, FTSGs, simple excisions).
    Phototherapy
    Cosmetic dermatology
    General dermatology

  • Dr Stephen Donoghue Associate Dermatologist
    B.Sc (Med), MBBS, FACD

    Cutaneous lymphoma
    Paediatric dermatology
    Skin cancer management
    Laser dermatology
    Cosmetic dermatology
    General dermatology

  • Dr Catherine McKay Associate Dermatologist
    MBBS, B.Sc (Hons), FACD

    Gynaecological dermatology
    Immunobullous diseases
    Paediatric dermatology
    Skin cancer management
    Surgical dermatology
    General dermatology

  • Dr Andrea Tomizawa Associate Dermatologist
    MBBS (Hons), BA (Columbia U) , FACD

    Skin Cancer management
    Non-invasive management of skin cancers
    Paediatric dermatology
    Axillary hyperhidrosis
    Pigment disorders
    Cutaneous oncology & skin disorders from chemotherapy

  • Dr Rodney Hannaford Associate Dermatologist
    MBBS, FRACGP, FACD

    Skin cancer management
    Surgical removal of skin cancers
    Complex medical dermatological cases
    Paediatric dermatology
    Laser dermatology