Dermatologists specialise in diseases of the skin, hair and nails. Common conditions managed include acne, skin rashes, eczema, psoriasis, scarring, pigmentation problems, alopecia and skin infections.
Dr Kuchel has extensive experience in managing the effects of sun exposure on the skin. People with fair skin are particularly prone to skin cancer and actinic keratoses. Common forms of skin cancer include basal and squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma. Both surgical and non-surgical options for skin cancer management are offered. Comprehensive mole surveillance is also provided.
This is a condition where the body sweats more than it needs to. Sweating may occur even when the body is not overheated or exercising. Hyperhidrosis usually affects the axillae, palms and soles. In more severe cases, other areas of the body may also be involved. The condition is a common cause of social anxiety and embarrassment.
We provide cosmetic skin care consultation. Dermal fillers, muscle relaxing cosmetic injections and chemical peels are offered. Dr Kuchel provides laser advice and has extensive experience using the Cutera 1064nm ndYAG facial vascular laser.