Dermatology is the field of medicine dealing with the skin, nails, hair and its diseases.

A dermatologist is a specialist doctor that specialises in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and problems affecting the skin, hair, scalp or nails. Dermatologists care for patients of all ages, from babies and children to adolescents and adults.

Common skin diseases and infections diagnosed and treated by dermatologists include:

  • Sunspots and skin cancers
  • Acne
  • Psoriasis
  • Atopic dermatitis / eczema
  • Warts
  • Moles
  • Melasma
  • Occupational dermatitis

Dermatologists also assess and treat wrinkles, age spots, hair loss and scars.

At the bottom of this profile are brief details of a number of the experts that Expert Experts represents. Call our office to discuss your requirements and to obtain a recommendation that suits your needs and budget.

Expertise in Action

Dermatology experts are essential in a wide range of cases to provide opinion relating to:

  • The standard of care provided by dermatologists
  • Infectious skin diseases and their treatment
  • Medical negligence or malpractice

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The overall cost of expert opinion depends on the services required. Some of the key factors that affect the cost of advice include:

  • The need for a view or inspection of a location
  • The quantity of documentary material to be reviewed
  • Whether there are reports of other experts to be reviewed and commented on in detail
  • Whether there is a need for conferences with the expert either in person or by telephone/Skype
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Relevant Cases Machado v Advanced Dermatology Group Pty Ltd [2013] NSWDC 85

The plaintiff submitted herself to elective cosmetic laser treatment sessions to the skin of her face. During a treatment session she received facial burns, which initially resulted in pain, redness, swelling, blistering, and ultimately scarring.

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A sample of our experts in Medical - Dermatology

Below are short profiles of a few experts with expertise in this field. Please contact our office to discuss your specific requirements and to obtain a recommendation that suits your needs and budget. Expert Experts are experts in finding the right expert for your needs and you pay no more to use Expert Experts than if you searched and found the expert yourself.

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