Health professionals Information
Details of Service
Western Health provides the following service for patients who require assessment and management of dermatological conditions. These include all skin conditions for investigation and management.
Please ensure that all referrals have a clinicians name on it or it will be unable to be accepted.
The service provides support for the following conditions:
- Potential Skin Cancers
Dr Josephine Yeatman
Current Session Times
All sessions are located at Melton Health and Community Services Green Building.
Dermatology appointments are offered on Mondays.
UV (Ultraviolet Light) Therapy is offered Monday to Friday during business hours.
Please ensure that all recent blood tests, pathology etc are attached to the referrals.
Providing relevant investigations and results will assist in appropriate and timely triage of your patients.
Where possible please include colour photos of the area of concern and the severity and extent of the issue within the referral.
Patients with no cancer for 2 years will be discharged back to their GPs for ongoing management.
Referrals and Further Information
For Further information, please call the Referral and Appointment Service on 03 9747 7609.
Referrals can be accepted by fax (03 9746 0668) or via Connecting Care