Newcastle Dermatology
Newcastle Dermatology
Serving the Newcastle & Hunter region for over 40 years
 
 
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about us

We are a modern, specialist dermatology practice located in the centre of Newcastle providing expert care for your skin.


Our specialist dermatologists treat all skin needs including medical, surgical and cosmetic.


Our team strive to deliver the highest quality of care to patients with skin disorders in a discreet and compassionate setting.
We provide comprehensive treatment, from total body skin examination and diagnosis, through the curative surgical treatment.
At Newcastle Dermatology we take advantage of the latest advancements in general dermatological care to achieve maximised results.


 
 
 
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Our Dermatologists treat more than 3,000 diseases. These include:

 
 

Acne 

Actinic keratosis 

Aging skin 

Athlete's foot 

Atopic dermatitis 

Atypical moles 

Basal cell carcinoma

Dry skin 

Eczema 

Excessive sweating 

Herpes simplex 

Hair loss 

Hirsutism

Hives 

Impetigo

Malignant melanoma

Melasma

Molluscum contagiosum

Nail fungus

Patch testing

Perioral dermatitis

Poison ivy/oak

Psoriasis

Pityriasis rosea

Ring worm

Rosacea

Scabies

Seborrheic dermatitis

Seborrheic keratoses

Shingles

Squamous cell carcinoma

Sun spots (lentigines)

Tinea versicolor

Vitiligo

Warts

Wrinkles

 
 
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Our Team

OUR SPECIALIST DERMATOLOGISTS TREAT ALL SKIN NEEDS INCLUDING MEDICAL, SURGICAL AND COSMETIC.

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Dr Lior Sagi

Dr Sagi offers an impressive depth of experience in screening and treatment of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers and extensive experience in the diagnosis and treatment of common skin diseases.  

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Dr Avland Amiri

Originally from New Zealand, Dr Amiri was awarded his Bachelor of Medicine in 1998 from Charles University Prague before completing an internship at the University Hospital Charles Medical Faculty, Pilsen, Czech Republic.

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Dr ANISHA BHULLAR KS

Dr. Bhullar has extensive medical experience spanning over 14 years, including working as a physician and a Consultant Dermatologist. She has worked both in Malaysia and Singapore prior to migrating to Australia. She is currently working towards gaining her fellowship with the Australasian College of Dermatology.

 
 
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Patient Information

 
 

Referral

Yes, you do need a referral from your Doctor or other Specialist to see a Dermatologist. Please bring your referral with you or ensure that your Doctor has faxed the referral through to the Dermatologist prior to your appointment.  Referrals are normally valid for 12 months, however you should confirm this with your Doctor. Once your referral has expired, you will need a new referral.

 

Fees

You will be advised of the approximate cost of your initial consultation either via a letter or over the phone. Any additional procedure or treatment will incur an additional cost. Please speak to our friendly staff for any further details regarding fees.

 

Bulk Billing

We are not a bulk billing service.

 

Medicare

You will receive a rebate from Medicare for your consultation and procedures. This can be processed at time of payment.

Private Health Fund

Currently Private Health Funds do not cover dermatology.

 

Preparation

It is advised that you leave the area of concern clear from any makeup, moisturisers or topical treatment to allow for a thorough observation of the condition.

 

Reservations and Cancellations

When cancelling or rescheduling a regular appointment, please contact the office at least 1 business day prior to the scheduled appointment date.  When cancelling or rescheduling a surgical appointment, please contact the office at least 3 business days prior to the scheduled visit.  Failure to do so will result in a $100 cancellation fee.

 

If you have any additional questions, please ask our friendly reception staff or your Dermatologist.

 

 
 
 
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Referring Doctors

 

 

Getting to know our Doctors


Having recently moved to the area and commenced practice with Newcastle Dermatology, Dr Amiri welcomes opportunities to meet and get to know you as colleagues. Our doctors are committed to providing a contribution to dermatology in the region and periodically host information sessions on various dermatologic conditions for their colleagues. For information on the next event please contact our friendly administration team.

Questions for our Team


Our Doctors are happy to speak to colleagues over the phone regarding patient’s conditions. We understand the importance of discussing certain patients’ conditions with their dermatologist and our doctors will make themselves available to do so during business hours. If the doctor is unable to take the call they will return the call as soon as possible.

 

 

Urgent Appointments


We are currently able to take appointments within the month with our dermatologists. Please advise our practice staff if you are seeking an urgent appointment for a patient and an appointment will be made within the week.

Medical Objects


Our preferred method of sending and receiving correspondence is through Medical Objects.