The Practice

Building front Procedure room 1 Mohs and Skin Cancer Reception Procedure 2 Wayfinder

The team of dermatologists and dermatology associates are proud to offer our services from the Mohs and Skin Cancer Clinic in Papanui, Christchurch.

The new premises were opened in August 2021.   This spacious and welcoming facility has been custom built for our skin cancer and Mohs surgery services.   Our clinic is  registered for office based surgical procedures facility, and is equipped to enable us to provide you with the highest level of medical care.

Our Mohs and Skin Cancer Team

The  Mohs and Skin Cancer Clinic is operated by Dr Mairi Clare Ferguson, Dr Cristina Mello, Dr Terence Goh and Dr Sarah Hughes, who are your experienced Dermatologists and Dermatology Associates. Our doctors are supported by the Mohs and Skin Cancer team, which is led by skin cancer specialist nurse, Andree and Mary.  Andree and Mary are very experienced in assisting with surgery and will provide excellent post operative wound care in their dedicated clinics. Our scientist Jane has over 20 years of experience and works alongside Dr Ferguson during Mohs procedures to produce excellent histology slides for Dr Ferguson to view. We look forward to providing you with expert skin cancer treatments alongside genuine care.

Our Treatments

At Mohs and Skin Cancer Clinic we offer a wide range of treatments for all skin cancer types, including preventative care in the form of a full skin check with digital mole mapping using the world leading Fotofinder technology.  Dr Mello will see all types of skin rashes and systemic diseases associated with the skin, Dr Goh sees patients for skin checks and runs a surgery list once a week, whilst Dr Matthews runs a dedicated acne clinic.  We also offer the only clinically proven collagen induction treatment with Skinpen to  minimising scarring.  

Our Clinic Setting

Overall we provide our visitors with a safe environment designed to reduce the stress of going through any skin cancer treatment. We ensure the peace of mind of all of our visitors by providing clear information and advice prior to any procedure and ongoing support and follow up as required following treatment. Our recovery room for the Mohs patients is comfortable and relaxing. Inside this room we have comfortable recliner chairs, a selection of fine teas and snacks, and there is a selection of current magazines to help you pass the time.

Book Your Appointment

Please feel welcome to book a full skin check with us, or simply contact us for an assessment of a lesion that may be concerning you. We encourage you to make the time to get anything that is in doubt, fully checked with us as soon as possible. Do not hesitate to put your health first, effective skin cancer treatment is aided by prompt skin cancer treatment. You can Book Now or Contact Us for an appointment at Mohs and  Skin Cancer Clinic today. You’ll be so glad you did.