Armadale Dermatology News

Prof John Kelly ABC interview - Melanoma deaths linked to cancers that look like pimples, dermatologists say: Click here

Prof John Kelly Radio interview with Norman Swan - Atypical spots are responsible for close to half of all melanoma deaths: Click here

Article on Experts and their favourite tools (John Kelly and his dermatoscope). Feb 2017. Click here.

Article on How to recognise a dangerous melanoma, interviewing Dr Victoria Mar. Oct 2017. Click here

Dr Victoria Mar Radio interview with Norman Swan. How to detect unusual melanomas.Oct 2017.  Click here.

Dr Victoria Mar Video on "What is a dermatologist" for Sunsmart Prevention Division, Cancer Council 2017. Click here.

Awards & New Procedures

Dr Victoria Mar was awarded the F.&E. Bauer Foundation Prize for her presentation "Driver mutations: Phenotypic and prognostic significance" at the 2014 Annual Scientific meeting of the Australasian College of Dermatologists. The presentation outlines the different presentations of cutaneous melanoma, their associations with known molecular mutations and patient outcome.

She was also recently appointed to the Executive Committee of the Australia and NZ Melanoma Trials Group (ANZMTG).
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Dr Edward Upjohn and Dr Olivia Milne is accredited by Medicare as a Botox® injector for the treatment of axillary hyperhidrosis (excess underarm sweating). This is a highly effective treatment for those who have not responded to other treatments and is long lasting with elimination of excess sweating for up to 6 months. The treatments can be repeated as often as necessary.