Introducing

your skin health team

The expert team can help you achieve better skin

Our number one priority is delivering outstanding care, with compassion and understanding and we couldn’t do that without this dedicated team of health professionals.

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The Doctors

All the dermatologists are leading skin specialists, passionate about improving quality of life through better skin.

They have published extensively in internationally peer-reviewed medical journals, co-authored book chapters, been involved in medical research and been interviewed for their specialised knowledge by national media outlets.

Many also hold public appointments as Consultant Dermatologists at Melbourne’s busiest hospitals.

Naturally, all our dermatologists are fellows of the Australasian College of Dermatologists, so your skin is in the safest of hands.

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Dr. Hope Dinh
MBBS, FACD

Fluent in Vietnamese

Hope is the founder of Hope Dermatology and is dedicated to outstanding patient care. A highly regarded dermatologist with more than a decade’s experience in specialist dermatology practice, her passions are hair and nail conditions, paediatric dermatology, women’s dermatological conditions, surgical dermatology and the advancing field of cosmetic dermatology including cosmeceuticals/ injectables/laser.

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Dr. Joy Yee
MBBS (Hons), BMedSci, FACD

Joy is passionate about providing evidence-based and comprehensive, tailored care to all her patients. She has wide interests in all adult and paediatric skin conditions, including eczema, psoriasis, urticaria, acne, hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating), and skin cancers, including surgical treatments. She enjoys medical relief work (Cambodia most recently), and teaching.

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Dr. Sarah Shen
MBBS, BMedSci, M.Phil, FACD

Fluent in conversational Mandarin

Sarah brings compassion, experience and extensive research into high-risk melanoma to her work. She has worked at St Vincent’s Hospital, the Peter McCallum Cancer Centre and the Alfred, and is dedicated to providing excellent patient care. Sarah’s specialties include eczema, psoriasis, acne, inflammatory skin conditions and skin cancer diagnosis and management.

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Dr Anthea Mulcahy

MBBS, FACD

(Dr Anthea on extended leave until mid 2024)

Dr Anthea is a compassionate and dedicated Dermatologist. She has undertaken comprehensive Dermatology training at multiple Victorian public hospitals including Royal Melbourne, Austin Hospital, Peter MacCallum and The Royal Children’s Hospital. Dr Anthea enjoys all aspects of dermatology and has a special interest in paediatric care, fostered by being a mother herself, and biologics, having worked on clinical trials in both eczema and psoriasis. Dr Anthea’s interests include: paediatric dermatology, acne, hyperhidrosis (excess sweating), eczema, psoriasis, skin cancer surveillance and management.

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Dr Adam Daunton

MBBS (Hons), BMedSc (Hons), MPH & TM, FACD

Dr Adam Daunton is a British dermatologist who obtained his medical degree from the University of Birmingham in the UK and then underwent dermatology specialist training in Manchester, UK. In 2019, he became a board-certified specialist dermatologist in the UK, and subsequently relocated to Australia in 2022 after attaining his Australian FACD qualification. His areas of interest include: acne, rosacea, skin cancer and melanoma management, psoriasis, hair and scalp disorders.

He is also active on the editorial board of the dermatological journal Clinical & Experimental Dermatology and continues to sit on the British Association of Dermatologists – Therapeutics & Guidelines Sub-Committee.

Please Note

Hope Dermatology (HD) as a service provide for the above dermatologists. 

HD takes pride in delivering high quality dermatology support services and facilities for the above dermatologists. 

When booking to see the dermatologists, please note:

(1) The Dermatologists practice individually independent of other dermatologists. 

(2) HD is responsible for the booking, paperwork, billing and providing facilities for the dermatologists. HD is not responsible for the medical decisions, medical practice or treatment plans initiated by the dermatologists. 

(3) The dermatologists’ relationship with HD are of contractor and service provider. The dermatologists are not employees of HD. 

(4) The dermatologists may all practice in another location/facility outside of HD. It is your right to obtain your clinical notes and discuss with the dermatologists the best location to organise your consultation/treatment.

Our Nurses and Dermal Clinician

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Jasmina Pilovski
Dermal Clinician – BSc DT

Jasmina is a fully qualified Dermal Clinician with more than 6 years experience working within skin clinics. She completed her studies, Bachelor of Dermal Science, at Victoria University and she has obtained extensive knowledge of medical-grade devices for the treatment of scars, skin rejuvenation, veins and pigmentation conditions. She is extremely committed in client education and client safety. She is experienced in providing skin and body treatments and educating on skin health and skin care. Bookings for Jasmina via HotDoc.

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Kristie Phillips
Registered Nurse/Cosmetics Nurse – BSc, RN

Our highly accomplished cosmetics nurse Kristie has spent over 20 years honing her skills in the cosmetics industry. She has vast experience in laser treatments for vascular and pigment, skin resurfacing and scarring. She is an expert in anti-wrinkle injectables, filler and THE LATEST in bio-remodeling filler injectables. Her formal education includes a Bachelor of Science (Medical Science) and a Bachelor of Nursing. Bookings for Kristie via HotDoc.

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Laura (Zi) Liu

Registered Nurse/Cosmetics Nurse/Procedural Nurse – Div 1

Laura is a dedicated registered nurse who completed her Bachelor of Nursing from Flinders University. She brings a passion in assisting with dermatological procedures and biopsies, guiding patients through their skin health journeys with compassion.

Laura also specializes in anti-wrinkle injectables, aiming to restore a natural and rejuvenated appearance. Fluent in both English and Mandarin, she ensures effective communication with a diverse range of patients. Book cosmetic treatments with Laura via HotDoc.

Laura 是一位注册护士,在医疗美容领域有着丰富的经验,她致力于帮助客人实现理想的皮肤状态。她毕业于 Flinders 大学的护理专业,可以用中文进行交流。

她在除皱方面非常有经验,专注于为客人打造最自然的除皱效果。除皱针对抬头纹、鱼尾纹、眉间纹和露龈笑等皱纹有着很好的疗效。她同时提供松弛咬肌(瘦脸针)治疗,来减轻磨牙和牙关紧闭的不适。您可拨打 9039 5644 询,或者在 HotDoc 网站预约医美护士 Laura 的治疗时间。

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Tania Manson

Procedural Nurse – Div 2

Tania completed her Diploma of Nursing at Victoria University before completing a graduate program with Western Health. Coming from a background of home care, she understands holistic nursing. Continually learning more about skin conditions and medications every day, Tania adds a gentle and reassuring presence for our patients. 

Our Support Team

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Ellie

Reception/Office Manager

Ellie is a most mature, efficient and compassionate receptionist, dedicated to providing a positive and hassle-free experience for our patients. She comes to Hope Dermatology with experience from a variety of health care practices and running a full time indoor play centre with some 400 children at any given time. With a keen interest in dermatology, she supports our clients’ individual needs with patience and understanding.

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Ella

Medical Reception

Ella is currently working part time at reception. She loves engaging with people and learning about dermatology. She is currently studying science at the University of Melbourne and loves applying her studies to her work.

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Daisy

Medical Reception

Daisy is our part-time receptionist who is also studying paramedicine at university. Daisy has a keen interest in the medical field and loves how she can utilize her skills in-practice. Daisy helps out occasionally during procedures and her hands on approach makes her a valued team member.

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Amy

Medical Reception

Amy is well-versed in patient liaison, previously working at major Melbourne tertiary hospitals for > 8 years. She has an extensive skillset in medical administration and leaves a lasting impression with her friendly persona.

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Adam

Medical Audio-Typist/Technical Support/Reception

Adam is at completion phase of his Science degree at university and is also an accomplished, professional musician! Adam enjoys helping our team completing correspondence letters to keep all our referring doctors well informed, to optimise patient care. He also enjoys helping out at reception to ensure our patients have a great clinic experience.