About Molescreen

Molescreen Australia is an independent skin cancer clinic located in Camberwell, Melbourne. We provide skin cancer screening, diagnosis, management and referral. Our aim is to detect melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers at the earliest possible stage of their evolution, resulting in more effective treatment with fewer side effects.

Services include:

  • skin cancer risk factor assessment
  • full body examination for skin cancers and other suspicious lesions
  • digital imaging and analysis of individual skin lesions
  • total body mapping to periodically check for new or changing lesions.
  • treatment of skin cancers and suspicious lesions by biopsy, excision, cryotherapy, diathermy or medication
  • referral of advanced or complicated cases to specialists and clinics with specialised expertise in skin cancer management

Molescreen doctors are general practitioners who have undergone specialised training in skin cancer medicine and surgical techniques. You do not need a specialist referral to attend Molescreen.

Molescreen does not routinely offer bulk-billing but some private health insurance policies will cover the expense of skin cancer screening and photography.

Further information

  • To detect and remove all cases of melanoma at the earliest possible stage in their evolution
  • To acheive a ratio of benign to malignant biopsied lesions which is as low as possible
  • To not remove unnecessarily high numbers of naevi

You'll get maximum benefit from your Molescreen skin cancer check-up if you prepare properly. This helps your doctor best assess your skin cancer risk, decide which tests and treatments are appropriate and examine your skin as effectively as possible.

Your follow-up appointment at Molescreen is an essential part of the skin cancer screening and management process.

Medicare pays an amount towards all medical consultations and some procedures performed at Molescreen. This amount varies according to the length and complexity of your consultation/procedure and the qualifications of your doctor. This page is a rough guide to Medicare rebates for Molescreen services.

Skin cancer screening at Molescreen Australia includes a comprehensive skin cancer and general medical history and thorough full body examination for skin lesions.

Molescreen is open for consultations Monday to Saturday. After-work appointments are available until 7pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Please call 1300 730 781 to book.

Our privacy policy explains how we collect, use and disclose your personal information, how you may access that information and how you may seek the correction of any information.

Molescreen undertakes to maintain the privacy of your information in accordance with Australian legal requirements.