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Dunstan Thompson

General Practitioner specialising in skin


Dr Dunstan Thompson has been a local GP for 14 years, previously practicing at Ocean Shores Skin Cancer Clinic, Tweed Heads and Ballina Skin Cancer Clinics. He’s worked in general practice and skin cancer across northern NSW, as well at Byron Bay and Murwillumbah Hospital Emergency Departments. Dr Thompson trained in Cardiff, Wales, and first worked in the UK and Africa. He’s a Member and Fellow of The Royal College of General Practice in the UK and in Australia respectively and is also a Member of The Australian Skin Cancer College.

With a special interest in skin cancer diagnosis and treatment, he is experienced in skin grafts and flaps and has worked with a plastic surgeon for 10 years. He is committed to ongoing education and exams in skin cancer diagnosis and treatment through the Australian Skin Cancer College. He is very thorough, has a pleasant manner, and is an excellent diagnostician and surgeon. He makes personal phone calls for results of suspicious lesions and discusses cases with colleagues, Pathologists and Dermatologists.