Comprehensive melanoma skin check service in Remuera.
Our Remuera clinic specialises in mole mapping and skin cancer diagnosis. We provide a relaxed, friendly team who use proven skin-mapping system to diagnose melanoma and other skin cancers early. Our highly experienced and caring team will ensure you receive the best possible treatment and care.
New Zealand’s UV rates are among the highest in the world, and every bit of UV damage all adds up. Even in winter, UVA rays are high enough to cause aging and skin cancer. Regular skin and mole checks is an excellent way of maximising your chances of identifying an early, otherwise undetected skin cancer.
Watch our video so you know what to expect when you come to MoleMap Remuera – and feel free to contact us if you have any questions.
A regular mole check can help prevent melanoma.
We’re right here on the spot
Conveniently located in Remuera Road (One Health Building), we service all surrounding areas, including: Grafton, St Marys Bay, Freemans Bay, Newton, Ponsonby, Herne Bay, Westmere, Grey Lynn, Eden Terrace, Kingsland, Morningside, Mount Eden, Sandringham, Mount Roskill, Three Kings, Hillsborough, New Windsor, Mt Albert, Epsom, Royal Oak, New Market, Parnell, Greenlane, Ellerslie, Meadowbank, St Johns, Orakei and Mission Bay.
If you’re outside these suburbs, see our other clinics.
Spotted a suspicious looking mole?
If you’re worried about a mole, and think it may have some of the signs of melanoma, ask your doctor or dermatologist to check it as soon as possible – or book a Full Body MoleMap or SpotChat virtual consultation straight away.
What is my skin cancer risk?
A key cause of melanoma is overexposure to the sun, and especially sunburn, which is particularly damaging to the skin. UV damage over time all adds up to increased risk of skin cancer, but there are other risk factors too – check out the seven risk factors of skin cancer.
Not sure what your melanoma risk is? Take our 1-minute risk check – if you’re medium to high risk, it’s a good idea to have an annual skin and mole check.
The MoleMap difference.
To find melanoma earlier we need to look for different, more subtle indicators that change is going on. You can help this process by looking for the above during your own mole check, but the reality is that there are experts who are well attuned to how subtle changes can be.
Very early stage melanoma early stage melanoma is difficult to diagnose with the naked eye, and therefore additional tools are required to help identify them. MoleMap use tools such as dermoscopy and digital serial dermoscopy that enable them to pick up melanoma that would otherwise have to grow significantly before they would be noticed during a mole check. That is why melanoma discovered by a specialist are often less invasive and have better survival outcomes than those discovered by patients.
If you have any moles that worry you, don’t leave it until it is too late, get them seen as soon as you can. Better still, if you have any of the following risk factors:
- or you just want to know what is going on in your skin, book now with MoleMap Remuera to create a record of your skin for life. This means that if you suspect change in a mole any time in the future, a quick visit to MoleMap will provide the answer.
Not sure what type of mole check is right for you and your skin? Call us on 0800 665 362 or check out MoleMap’s range of skin cancer detection services here.
Subscribe to our newsletter!