Our Support Team

Southern Dermatology

Our team of specialist Dermatologists, Nurses and Dermal Therapists pride ourselves on
providing exceptional patient care, with your needs at the heart of every decision we make.

Nicole Marshall, RN

Dermatology Nurse

Nicole has worked as a Dermatology Nurse for several years, including as a Lead Nurse of a prestigious Dermatology clinic in Caulfield. She is the quintessential ‘pocket-rocket’ whose talents extend far beyond the realm of Dermatology. In her spare time, Nicole is an accomplished musician, conductor and music teacher. She engages amazingly with children of all ages, and has an eye for detail that ensures patients are thoroughly cared for along every step of their journey.

Elke Hardy, EEN

Dermatology Nurse
Dermal Therapist
After completing a Diploma of Health Sciences & Beauty Therapy at Victoria University, Elke started her career in beauty therapy. She built and operated a successful dermal therapy clinic that focussed on treating clients of all skin types and conditions. She furthered her skills and knowledge-base by completing post-graduate studies in nursing. A busy mum of three boys, Elke’s joyous disposition and warmth is palpable. She loves working within a team of Dermatologists and Specialist Nurses, and can’t wait to share her enthusiasm for achieving lasting results with you.

Fiona Norman, RN

Dermatology Nurse
Cosmetic Injector
Fiona brings with her over ten years’ experience in the field of Plastic Surgery and Dermatology, having worked with several well respected practitioners in both London and Melbourne. She understands patients’ needs and desires to enhance their appearance, whilst maintaining a natural, fresher appearance. Her ability to combine medical, laser and injectable treatments to ensure ultimate patient satisfaction is second-to-none. Fiona offers complimentary consultations to discuss skin care, rejuvenation techniques and cosmetic injectables.

Louise Barrow

Dermatology Nurse

Louise has enjoyed working in Dermatology for last eight years. She has enjoyed many roles in her career including working in palliative care as well as the Director Of Nursing for a Plastic surgeon.  Her passion is the wellbeing of patients and making sure they are supported & reassured. she likes to work in a fast paced environment & has an eye for detail. She enjoys travelling & spending time with her grandchildren.

Karen Long

Practice Manager

If efficiency had a human face, it would be the one above! Karen’s goal is to ensure one of the most expertly run medical practices in Melbourne (if not Australia!) Karen has overseen Dermatology practices in the south east, and understands that THE most important element of any practice, is providing outstanding patient care. Her dedication and ‘can do’ attitude, are simply out of-this-world. She is an asset to our family, and more than happy to be of assistance to referring doctors, patients and anyone else who requires it!

Emily Long

Senior Reception & Administration
Emily has extensive experience working at several busy Dermatology practices across the south east of Melbourne. Don’t let her gentle nature fool you – she is a diligent, thoughtful and industrious woman who understands the importance of communication and flexibility. Emily has been part of the Southern family well before we opened our doors – she is kind, honest and incredibly hard-working, and is determined to make your experience at Southern Dermatology an outstanding one.

Dana Izofatov

Reception & Administration

Dana has been working as a receptionist for over 2 years while completing her double degree in Biomedicine and Commerce at Monash University. Dana comes from a diverse background, born and raised in Israel in a Russian household. Yes, this means she is fluent in all three languages – English, Russian & Hebrew. Dana is hoping to eventually graduate as a doctor and continue in the fascinating world of dermatology. Dana is a focused, hardworking and friendly receptionist, so please don’t hesitate to ask any questions, in whichever language it may be. 

Debbie Bryan

Reception & Administration

With 13 years experience in the medical field, Debbie is always ready to answer your enquires! Debbie has worked as a nursing assistant in Ireland before moving to Australia and joining our family here at Southern Dermatology.  Bright, bubbly and and simply a picture of efficiency, Debbie has three years experience as a receptionist in busy medical clinics and is passionate in advocating for our patients. 

Maria Jansson

Cosmetic Nurse & Dermal Clinician

Maria is an extremely experienced Cosmetics Nurse, who brings over 13 years of skill, knowledge and technique to the field of Dermatology. ⁣

⁣Maria only selects the most appropriate treatments for each individual, recognising that no two individuals are the same. Clients feel at ease and are consistently satisfied, report increased self-esteem and enduring skin rejuvenation.⁣

⁣Most importantly, Maria respects and adheres to patients’ desires for natural-looking results – she optimises the use of dermal fillers and muscle relaxant treatments rather than overfilling faces or freezing facial expressions.⁣

⁣Client-safety is at the forefront of Maria’s practice; we just know that you will love her as much as we do – once you have experienced Maria’s skilled touch, you will no doubt return over, and over again…

Alex Collios

Dermal Clinician

Alex is a member of the Australian Society of Dermal Clinicians (ASDC) and a Clinical Educator at Victoria University. She has extensive experience in the field of skin health and beauty, performing a range of laser treatments, dermal therapies, chemical peels and steam extractions.

Where there is a will, there is a way – and no one is more passionate about combining scientifically-proven treatments with skincare that enhances in-clinic procedures. Alex prides herself on her results-focussed treatments that enhance the quality, luminosity and texture of her clients’ skin.

Alex understands that it can be difficult to find time during busy 9-5 hours of the working week; she will therefore be offering after-hours treatments at Southern Dermatology.

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