We provide diagnosis, treatment and care for people with skin diseases.

Key points

  • We are experts in medical dermatology
  • We provide skin cancer services particularly for immunosuppressed patients
  • We are leaders in digital health, dermatology research and teaching
Patients need a referral from their GP or healthcare provider. Access referral information

What we do

Our Dermatology service provides diagnosis, treatment and care for patients with skin conditions. Our general and multidisciplinary specialty clinics focus on:

  • General dermatology including a rapid access unit to support our community
  • Psoriasis and eczema with a focus on biologic treatment and access to clinical trials
  • Immunobullous diseases
  • Connective tissue disease
  • Bone marrow transplant skin disease
  • Vascular anomalies - adult statewide service
  • Epidermolysis bullosa - adult statewide service
  • Mastocytosis
  • Urticaria and itch
  • Genetic disease of the skin
  • Major drug eruptions
  • Kidney transplant dermatology
  • First Nations Dermatology Telehealth service - established 2021
  • Rural dermatology Telehealth service - established 2020

Who we are

We are a team of culturally diverse practitioners whose driving aim is to provide safe and effective person centred care to every person every time in an environment that is inclusive to all.

We have two full professors, five associate professors, 10 senior clinicians, five nursing staff and an administrative team.

Through our diversity and wide reach across the hospital and precinct we are able to offer experience for students and researchers that extends well beyond our specialty.

Find out more about our digital health, research and teaching initiatives.

First Nations Dermatology service

We are particularly proud of our First Nations Dermatology Telehealth service, which cares for the skin health of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples across Victoria.

Established by First Nations clinicians, the service aims to engage in culturally appropriate care and is an Australian first. The service has been recognised through multiple awards and has attracted international attention.

Our clinics

Dermatology Psoriasis, Biologic Psoriasis and Hidradenitis suppurativa
The RMH Parkville
Dermatology Immunobullous, Autoimmune, Urticaria, Mastocytosis
The RMH Parkville
Dermatology Eczema Clinic
The RMH Parkville
Dermatology Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) Clinic
The RMH Parkville
Medicare Telehealth
Dermatology First Nations Clinic
The RMH Parkville
Dermatology General Clinic
The RMH Parkville
Medicare Telehealth
Dermatology Porphyria Clinic
The RMH Parkville
Dermatology Rural Telehealth Clinic
The RMH Parkville
Medicare Telehealth
Dermatology Skin Surveillance Clinic
The RMH Parkville
Dermatology Streamline Access Clinic
The RMH Parkville
Medicare Telehealth
Dermatology Surgery Clinic
The RMH Parkville
For patients
For health professionals

Need to change or cancel your appointment?

Do one of the following:

  • Access Health Hub to change the appointment yourself
  • Complete our online form and we'll change it for you
  • Call Specialist Clinics (Outpatients) on (03) 9342 7393 and we'll help you over the phone

What to bring

Every time you come

Every time you come in for a test, day procedure, surgery or treatment, you should bring:

  • Medicare card
  • Health Care card (if you have one)
  • Concession card (if you have one)
  • Adverse drug alert card (if you have one)
  • Medications you are currently taking, including any that you have bought without a prescription
  • X-ray films, scans, ultrasounds or any other test results you have which are related to your procedure
  • Private health insurance card (if you want to use it)
  • Aids (glasses, hearing aid, walking frame)

For a clinic appointment

If you come for a clinic appointment, you should also bring:

  • Your appointment letter
  • Any special items listed on your letter
  • Your appointment book (if relevant)
  • TAC or WorkCover claim number
Head of service
Dr Vanessa Anne Morgan
Head of Dermatology
Contact us
(03) 9342 4531
Enquiries & Dermatology Clinical Nurse Consultant (Biologics)
(03) 9342 4542
Dermatology Research Coordinator
(03) 9342 7366
The RMH Parkville
Level 8 Centre for Medical Research
300 Grattan St, Parkville, Victoria
GP referrals
(03) 9342 4234
Referrals for Specialist Clinics
Related pages
Patient using Telehealth


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Last updated 14 February 2023