SunDoctors Southern Cross (Coffs Harbour)

We offer the highest certainty around the detection and treatment of skin cancer. We stop at nothing to give our patients the best possible care and outcomes at every point in their journey. Our doctors are highly trained and our results are processed in our own specialist pathology laboratory – which is the biggest in Australia and does nothing but skin cancer. Our clinics and labs use state-of-the-art technology to improve the patient journey and enable the highest standards of medical care.

Southern Cross Skin Cancer is a private clinic. We do not bulk bill consults; however, we offer discounted rates for concession card holders (biopsies and most excisions are bulk billed). Medicare rebates are processed on the day of your appointment, please bring appropriate cards with you: Medicare, Pension, Health Care and DVA (restrictions apply to White DVA card holders). Referrals are not required.

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Address

9 Murdock Street
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450
Australia

Phone: +61 (02) 6651 9536
Fax: +61 (02) 8583 3119 (please include 02 with all faxes)
Email: reception@skincancerandwoundclinic.com.au

Website: www.skincancerandwoundclinic.com.au

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: phones operate 8.30am to 4.30pm
Monday and Wednesday: late appointments available until 5.45pm
Closed weekends and Public Holidays

Our Doctors

Dr Dan Martin

Dr Dan Martin

Dr Dan Martin (MBBS FRACGP) Uni Sydney, joined Southern Cross Skin Cancer Clinic in Feb 2014.Dan has worked in a variety of fields and locations of medicine: from rural GP in Narooma, aboriginal health in Darwin, to the Royal Flying Doctor Service in Broken Hill, NSW.

Dan’s qualifications include: Graduate Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine, Graduate Certificate in Dermoscopy, Post Graduate Diploma in Skin Cancer Medicine and Advanced Skin Cancer Surgery Masterclass.

Dan is a father of two girls and a keen surfer who enjoys catching a few waves before work. He is extremely passionate about skin cancer medicine and has built up a strong client base at the clinic.

Dan works Monday (11am until 5.45pm), Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8.30am until 4pm. (Dan is also available on Friday morning.)

Dr Garth Plunkett

Dr Garth Plunkett

Since studying medicine in Queensland Garth has worked in diverse fields including extended hospital terms in paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology, emergency medicine and orthopaedics and attained fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practice in 2012.

Garth has practiced remote medicine in diverse locations from central Queensland to Arnhem Land, Darwin and Hobart. His qualifications include: MBBS university QLD, Bsc Utas, Health Certificate/UQ  in Skin Cancer Medicine plus Skin Cancer Surgery, Certificate in Dermoscopy and he is a 2017 candidate for UQ Masters Skin Cancer Medicine.

Garth is a father of three girls and also a keen surfer.

Garth re-joined Dr Hilton Beck in May 2015 and currently works: Monday to Friday 8.30am until 4pm most days. (Late appointments available on Wednesday, check with Reception.)

Dr Annemarie Winters

Dr Annemarie Winters

Annemarie was born in the Netherlands and has studied both locally and abroad as far afield as the United Kingdom and Austria.

Her experience and qualifications include: Emergency Medicine, Diploma of Child Health, Certificate in Dermoscopy and Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine. She became a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2013. Annemarie recently completed Certificate in Advanced Dermoscopy & Histopathology and Advanced Skin Cancer Surgery Workshop.

Annemarie gained experience working at different Queensland public hospitals in: paediatrics, ICU and psychiatry. She assists on a regular basis in orthopaedic surgical cases.

Annemarie has three children and has embraced the beautiful Mid North Coast: walking, cycling and yoga.

Annemarie works Monday and Thursday 9am until 1.30pm.

Dr Jo Walker

Dr Jo Walker

Jo specialises in women’s health and skin cancer medicine. She is a Fellow of Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (graduated with first class honours), and has completed: Certificate of Skin Cancer Surgery/Skin Cancer Medicine, Graduate Certificate of Dermoscopy and Diploma of Dermoscopy.

Jo is involved in health education of women and preventative medicine. She also worked at Headspace in Coffs Harbour, which deals with young people aged 12 to 25, primarily with mental health issues.

Jo spends her spare time participating in various competitive endurance sports, whilst successfully juggling her career and family life. Jo’s sunny nature and positive outlook make her a popular member of the team.

Jo works Monday and Wednesday 9am until 2pm, and Friday up to 4pm.