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Affiliated Provider to Southern Cross Health Society
for selected services

About us

Auckland Skin & Cancer Foundation is an established centre of excellence for comprehensive skin care management. Our specialist medical and nursing team at the Foundation bring together expertise in medical dermatology, dermatological surgery, Mohs micrographic surgery, laser surgery, and cosmetic dermatology, ensuring the optimal management of skin conditions and skin cancer.
Auckland Skin & Cancer Foundation is an academic practice with the majority of our consultants also holding appointments at the Auckland District Health Board, Department of Dermatology, and/or senior lecturer positions with the University of Auckland.
From the time of booking your first visit, through assessment, diagnosis and treatment, our highly experienced and caring team strive to provide you with the best outcomes and a professional, personalised, and friendly service.

Our specialist dermatologists

Dr Todd Gunson is a specialist dermatologist and Mohs surgeon. He specialises in the assessment and treatment of skin cancer, medical dermatology, and skin and laser surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery and the Australasian College of Dermatologists.

Dr Paul Le Grice specialises in skin cancer detection and treatment, including skin cancer surgery, Mohs micrographic surgery and laser surgery. His broad interest in cosmetic dermatology and expertise in the use of laser led him to establish the Auckland Skin Laser Centre which also operates within the Foundation premises.

Dr Fergus Oliver is a specialist in the management of complex skin conditions, skin surgery, Mohs micrographic surgery, laser surgery and dermatopathology.

Dr Denesh Patel specialises in all aspects of skin cancer management including surgery, Mohs micrographic surgery, childhood skin conditions, pigmentation and sun-sensitivity disorders.

Dr Chin-Yun Lin is a specialist dermatologist and Mohs surgeon. His speciality interests include skin cancer, melanoma, dermatitis, psoriasis, acne, pigmentary disorders, laser and cosmetic dermatology. Consultations are available in fluent English and Chinese.

Dr Bob Chan is a specialist dermatologist and Mohs surgeon. He has a broad interest in all areas of medical dermatology, skin cancer, and Mohs micrographic surgery. Bob has recently returned from working at London's St John's Institute of Dermatology.