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About Dr Rutherford
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Dr Tim Rutherford strives to provide a friendly and efficient dermatology service. He is able to provide advice on the management of all skin conditions such as acne, rashes but particularly in the field of skin cancer management and can usually give a diagnosis and treatment plan or arrange suitable tests on the day of your appointment.
As a local Melbourne dermatologist, Dr Rutherford is highly experienced in assessment of moles, skin lesions and skin cancer. He is one of the few dermatologists in Australia trained in Mohs Surgery, a dermatologist-only, scar-minimising surgical technique for the commonest types of skin cancer, having the highest cure rate of any treatment. He also undertakes non-surgical treatments for skin cancers such as basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, melanoma and pre-skin cancer lesions.
Furthermore as an experienced dermatologist, Dr Rutherford is skilled in the diagnosis and management of all skin problems in adults and children, such as acne, rashes including eczema and psoriasis, moles, benign skin lesions, skin aging, inflammatory rashes, roscaea, warts and can provide assessment and advice on sun damage/awareness. Dr Rutherford is also experienced in muscle relaxant injections for the treatment of expression lines and excessive sweating.