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Dr Shamim Reza Farooq

Skin Cancer Clinician, Baulkham Hills
Professional Certificate Of Skin Cancer Medicine, Advanced Certificate Of Skin Cancer Medicine

Dr Shamim Reza Farooq has a special interest in skin cancer medicine.

He concentrates on the careful examination and diagnosis of ‘spots’ (especially those of concern to the patient or their GP), photography of the concerned lesions and skin cancer surgery. He has completed a Professional Certificate and Advanced Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine.

Dr Farooq has been working in Australia for the last 12 years. He did his residency in Wollongong and Blacktown-Mount Druitt hospital. He has worked at Westmead Hospital and Westmead Children’s Hospital in Emergency Medicine, Intensive Care, Anaesthetics and Cardiology.

In his leisure time, he enjoys photography, watching cricket and spending time with his family.

Consultation fees
Less than 20 min $100 (Medicare rebate is $41.40)
More than 20 min $135 (Medicare rebate is $79.70)

For pension, health concession card holders, children aged 14 to 16 or a patient in financial hardship.
Less than 20 min $80 (Medicare rebate is $41.40)
More than 20 min $105 (Medicare rebate is $79.70)

Additional procedural costs may apply and can be discussed with reception.

Things I do:

Lumps and Bumps (Surgery)

  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Lipomata
  • Irritating benign naevi
  • BCC/SCC/ Suspected Melanoma excision
  • Skin Tags
  • Flaps and grafts (depend on size & site)

Anything likely benign, but:
a) You wish to make sure
b) The patient would like it excised

For lesions of concern for skin cancer
To your General Practitioner
To yourself
Where you have doubt or want reassurance

I do not provide a general dermatology service and do not see:
Eczema, Psoriasis, Acne, Rashes

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Special Interests

  • Skin