About Us

Southern Dermatology

Dermatology and Skin Specialist in Southern Melbourne

Southern Dermatology is a specialist medical centre providing expertise in all skin-related concerns, for adults and children in the south east of Melbourne. Our team of Dermatologists, Registered Nurses and Dermal Therapists have been trained in Australia to ‘gold standard’ levels, and have gone on to complete further medical and laser training to ensure our patients receive the highest quality care.

Our doctors are committed to providing quality treatment by focusing on treating the root of the issue, while taking the time to understand and address our patients’ concerns. We take pride in our clinical skill, holistic and patient-centred approach, as well as our follow up. From the moment you enter our state-of-the art centre in Murrumbeena, you will feel a sense of welcome and genuine care.

Our facilities include on-site pathology, surgical theatres, dedicated laser room and phototherapy. We also online telemedicine consultations for patients throughout Australia – particularly in light of COVID-19. Such consultations are conducted with our online dermatologists with a simple to use online appointment and registration system. We remain open for face-to-face visits for skin problems, including skin cancer assessment and other dermatological problems which require procedures or surgery.

Southern Dermatology Clinic

Why Choose Southern Dermatology

Highest Standard Of Care

We pride ourselves on providing an outstanding level of care for our patients

Collaborative Approach

We work with you and referring doctors to ensure therapeutic harmony

Urgent Referrals

We triage our referrals to accommodate urgent cases as quickly as possible


We offer virtual appointments over a secure connection for those who require it

Individualised Treatment Plans

We recognise that everyone is different and that each person requires a tailored management plan that suits them

Cutting Edge Technology

We have the latest in laser, medical and surgical devices that achieve the best results with minimal down time

Specialist Dermatologist

Dr Ryan De Cruz, is a Specialist Dermatologist – Fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists (FACD).

At Southern Dermatology, our philosophy is simple: combine outstanding clinical acumen with equal parts communication, genuine care and compassion, and patients from all backgrounds will experience an exceptional clinical outcome.

Skin Specialist Clinic in Murrumbeena

We have the latest in laser, medical and surgical devices that achieve the best results with the shortest down-time possible

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