Dr Akash Thakkar

Skin Cancer Doctor at Gardens Skin Cancer Centre

MBBS, FRACGP, Dip Dermatology, Prof Cert Skin Cancer Medicine, Prof Cert Aesthetic Medicine

Dr Akash Thakkar completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from Western Sydney University in 2012. He has worked in medicine since 2015, when he obtained a Diploma in Dermatology and began further training in skin cancer and aesthetic medicine. He has completed advanced postgraduate certifications in these fields.

Dr Thakkar has a particular interest in dermoscopy as the mainstay of early skin cancer detection and is invested in patient education. He is passionate about prevention, early detection, and effective treatment of all skin cancers.

• Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine (HealthCert Education), 2022
• Professional Certificate of Aesthetic Medicine (HealthCert Education), 2022
• Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, 2017
• Diploma in Dermatology (Australian Institute of Dermatology), 2015
• Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (University of Western Sydney), 2012

Phone: 02 6067 2039

Level 2, "The Gardens"
470 Wodonga Place
Albury, NSW 2640

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 8.30am - 5.30pm


There is two hour parking on Wodonga Place and Smollett Street, and within the Gardens' Medical Centre (entry via Smollett Street).

  • Skin cancer screening & treatments
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Total body photography / mole mapping
  • Wound & scar management with LED therapy
Gardens Reception 1
Gardens Waiting Area
Gardens Consulting Room