Summer is Coming…. Time for a Skin Check

Did you know that every year in Australia:

  • Skin cancers account for around 80% of all newly diagnosed cancers.
  • The majority of skin cancers are caused by exposure to the sun.
  • GPs have over 1 million patient consultations per year for skin cancer.
  • The incidence of skin cancer is one of the highest in the world, two to three times the rates in Canada, the US and the UK.
  • In 2015, 2162 people died from skin cancer in Australia, 1520 from melanoma and 642 from non-melanoma skin cancers.

When did you last have a full skin check?  Book an appointment today.