Dr Alvand Amiri - FACD
Newcastle Dermatology is delighted to have Dr Alvand Amiri FACD as a valued member of our team.
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.
Dr Amiri spent 15 years working in medicine in Prague, first as a General Practitioner and then as a Consultant Dermatologist following completion of a Specialist Degree in Dermatology and further Registrar training.
Dr Amiri has practiced at at Mid North Coast Dermatology in Port Macquarie, the Skin and Cancer Foundation Sydney and Westmead Children’s Hospital.
Bachelor of Medicine – Charles University, Prague
Specialist Degree in Dermatology – Ministry of Health Czech Republic
Master of Medicine in Skin Cancer – University of Queensland
Recognized Post Graduate Qualifications
Vulvovaginal Workshop – Sydney
Master Class in Biologic Therapy
Dermoscopy Master’s Program – Gold Coast
Advanced Dermoscopy and Dermal Imaging Course – Brisbane
Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
Licensing and Memberships
Fellowship of Skin Cancer College of Australia and New Zealand
Full registration as Specialist Medical Practitioner – Czech Medical Chamber
Post-Training Dermatologist – Australasian College of Dermatologists
European Society of Dermatological Research
European Academy of Dermatovenerology
Research and Publications
Relapsing Linear Acantholytic Dermatosis – Czech and Slovak Journal of Dermatology
Non Melanoma Skin Cancers – Post Graduate Medical Journal, Czech Republic
Vitiligo – Post Graduate Medical Journal, Czech Republic.
Study of effect of UV radiation and non melanoma skin cancers – International Society of Dermatology meeting.
Presentation about Complications of Infliximab and other biological therapies for psoriasis – International Society of Dermatology meeting.
Dr Amiri enjoys keeping fit, travel and trips the beach.