Eastern Health provides specialist medical care for the assessment and management of skin problems.
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Patients will be triaged according to their presenting problem and where possible, offered an appointment in a clinic location closest to their home address (subject to appointment availability and waiting times).
Information is available on HealthPathways Melbourne for assistance in managing your patient’s condition. This includes what investigations you need to perform prior to referring to a specialist and what information you need to include in the referral. If you require login access to HealthPathways, contact [email protected].
Please continue to refer Dermatology conditions as per clinical assessment and need.
Melanomas and larger skin cancers that will require wide excision and grafting should be referred to the Plastic Surgery Clinic
If your patient’s condition deteriorates, please send an updated referral via HealthLink SmartForms selecting the Referral Continuation “Amended referral/update previously sent referral” with additional clinical information.
Emergency cases should be sent to the Emergency Department.