Services and pricing

Skin and mole checks

Full body skin check with total body mole mapping

$335

Head to toe examination by an accredited skin cancer doctor with dermoscopic (high magnification) photography and digital analysis of any spots of concern.

An additional series of 28 region photographs of the entire body are taken to create a record of your skin surface.

Recommended for high risk patients. The best method for detecting current skin cancers and identifying potential skin cancers by monitoring changes over time.

Discount fee: $265
Approx Medicare rebate: $38 - $61

Full body skin check

$185

Head to toe examination by an accredited skin cancer doctor with dermoscopic photography and digital analysis of any spots of concern, with limited body mapping photography (1 or 2 regions).

Recommended for many patients as it includes examination of hard to check areas like scalp, toe nails and back. Your doctor will recommend a repeat frequency depending on your risk factors.

Discount fee: $135
Approx Medicare rebate: $38

Single spot check

$80

Up to 3 spots check

$120

An accredited skin cancer doctor examines up to three spots of concern. This service includes dermoscopic photography and digital analysis of the spots of concern if clinically appropriate. After your consultation you will have online access to any photographs taken during your consultation.

Recommended if you regularly have full body checks and have identified new, changing or unusual spots.

Discount fee: $50 for single spot check; $90 for 2 or 3 spots check
Approx Medicare rebate: $21

Total body mole mapping

$150

A series of 28-30 region photos of the entire body, without medical consultation or assessment. The doctor or nurse will photograph but not examine your moles/spots.

Recommended for people who have already had their skin checked by a trusted skin cancer doctor/nurse or dermatologist who has recommended total body mapping.

Discount fee: $120
No Medicare rebate

 

Remote mole and spot checks

Online consulting

$40 for first spot,
$20 for each further spot

Submit a photo of a spot or lump of concern via an online form.

You will receive a written opinion from an accredited skin cancer doctor within 72 hours.

Discount not available.No Medicare rebate

Follow-up photography and consultations

Multiple spot follow-up

$95

Repeat examination and/or photography of more than one spot which has been previously examined. Your doctor will advise if you need to make this type of appointment.

Discount fee: $75
Approx Medicare rebate: $21

Single spot follow-up

$50

Repeat examination and/or photography of a single spot which has been previously examined. Your doctor will advise if you need to make this type of appointment

Discount fee: $45
Approx Medicare rebate: $21

 

 


Procedures

Punch or shave biopsy

$95

Removal of a small skin sample for diagnostic purposes. No stitches.

No out-of-pocket expense for pensioners and health care card holders
Approx Medicare rebate: $45

Surgical removal of mole or skin cancer

$180

(minimum)

Surgical removal of a mole or skin cancer with stitches

The fee is variable, depending on the diagnosis, size and anatomical location of the lesion to be removed.

No out-of-pocket expense for pensioners and health care card holders
Approx Medicare rebate: $80 - $300

RF removal of mole or skin lesion

from $200

 

Cosmetic removal of raised moles, skin tags, fibrous papules and other skin lumps.

Removal by radiofrequency electromagnetic waves results in minimal damage to surrounding skin and improved cosmetic results comparable to or better than plastic surgery.

Pricing is for the first lesion removed; the fee decreases for subsequent procedures performed on the same day.

No Medicare rebate.

Missed appointments

If you book an appointment and do not attend, or if you cancel an appointment giving less than 24 hours' notice, you may be charged a non-attendance fee of up to half the fee of the appointment you failed to attend.

Discounts

Discount pricing is available for:

  • Pensioners and health care card holders. Must present a current valid Australian Health Care or Pensioner card.
  • Children under 18.

Discounts are offered at the discretion of the treating doctor and may not apply under certain circumstances. If you book an appointment and fail to attend, or if you cancel with less than 24 hours' notice, you will not qualify for any discounts from Spot Check Clinic.

There are no out-of-pocket expenses for DVA card holders for services covered by Medicare / DVA. Services not covered by Medicare /DVA (e.g. cosmetic mole removal, online consultations or photography/mole mapping performed by a nurse) are charged at our standard rates.

Exclusions

A higher fee may be payable for longer or complex cases where the medical consultation takes longer than 45 minutes.

Where treatments and services are not covered by Medicare or DVA (e.g. online consultations and treatments not covered by Medicare), a fee will be charged.