Special Services and Skills

  • Pain Management
  • Diving Medicine
  • Minor surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Obstetrics
  • Stress testing
  • Skin Cancer Checks and Management
  • Sexual Health and HIV Medicine
  • Acupuncture
  • Tropical Medicine

Chronic Disease Management

Our Better Health” programmes comprise special clinics dedicated to improving the health of patients with existing or potential chronic health problems and patients are encouraged to discuss their ongoing health management and any concerns with their doctor.

Skin Cancer Checks and Management

Dr Thilan Walgamage has special interest is in Skin Cancer Medicine and Surgery

BSc, MBBS, DFM, MD, DCH, MRCS(1), FRACGP
Certificate of Counselling and Mental Health,
Professional Certificate in Skin Cancer Medicine,
Diploma in Skin Cancer Surgery

Dr Thilan Walgamage is a General Practitioner (GP) with extensive surgical skills – he has undergone training over seven years in general surgery, plastic surgery and transplant surgery. Dr Walgamage was an advanced trainee in cardiothoracic surgery before he transitioned to becoming an emergency physician and GP. Dr Walgamage has since focussed on up-skilling his surgical training towards skin cancer medicine and surgery – he holds a Professional Certificate in Skin Cancer Medicine and a Diploma in Skin Cancer Surgery from HealthCert – a training organisation accredited by the Skin Cancer Institute in Australia and New Zealand and recognised by the International Dermoscopy Society. He is also undertaking the Certificate in Primary Care Dermatology by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Dr Walgamage is happy to provide general skin examinations, minor skin cancer surgeries and advanced skin cancer surgical procedures including skin grafts and flap repairs when clinically indicated.

Weekly clinics for
Skin Cancer Checks

Dr Walgamage conducts weekly clinics for skin cancer checks and surgery at Queen Street Medical Centre Moruya.
Tuesday – skin examinations
Thursday – surgical procedures

Important: Please DO NOT apply make-up on the day of your skin examination or procedure. Your skin should be thoroughly cleansed the night before and no make-up applied on the day.

Queen Street Medical Centre Skin Clinic

Visits to Aged Care Facilities

Banksia Lodge, Broulee and the Illawarra Retirement Trust, Moruya are both visited by our general practitioners. Full access to your medical record by your GP is available at the facility and our practice nurses conduct comprehensive medical assessments as required.

Each Wednesday from 8.00am to 12.30pm, Doctor Neil Starmer consults with residents at Banksia Lodge.

Home Visits

Our doctors conduct home visits for the immobile, elderly, seriously ill and palliative care patients. Your doctor will discuss the arrangements with you and or your family.

Allied Health Services - on site at Moruya

  • Pathology
    Southern IML Pathology
  • Physiotherapy
    Sea Change Physiotherapy
  • Psychologist
    Kristel Dragisic
  • Connect Hearing
    Leanne Bell
  • Dietitian
    Carole Richards
  • Practice Pharmacist
    Jo McMahon
  • Excercise Physiologist
    Hamish Gorman
  • Sleep Clinic
    Air Liquide

Skin Cancer Management at Moruya

  • Skin Cancer Checks and Management
    Dr Thilan Walgamage

Visiting Specialists

These specialists regularly visit our medical centre. Your doctor will provide advice and a referral for all specialist consultations.

Moruya

  • Cardiologist
    Dr Simon O'Connor
  • Cardio Thoracic Surgeon
    Dr Peter Bissaker
  • Dermatologist
    Dr Catherine Drummond
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon
    Prof Paul Smith
  • Neurologist
    Dr Ram Malhotra
  • Endocrinologist
    Dr Rakesh Iyer