Dr Akash Thakkar

Independent Doctor at Gymea Skin Cancer Centre

MBBS, FRACGP, Dip Dermatology, Prof Cert Skin Cancer Medicine, Prof Cert Aesthetic Medicine
Dr Akash Thakkar holds a Diploma in Dermatology in addition to other advanced postgraduate certifications in skin cancer and aesthetic medicine. He 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.
Dr Thakkar completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from Western Sydney University in 2012 and has worked in medicine since 2015.
•    Advanced 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 8539 7937

367 President Avenue
Gymea, NSW 2227

Opening hours

Mon, Tue, Thu: 9.00am - 1.00pm | 2.00pm - 6.00pm
Wed: 9.00am - 1.00pm (Confocal Imaging) | 2.00pm - 6.00pm (Plastic Surgeon Consultations)
Fri: 9.00am - 5.00pm


Off-street parking is available. Enter driveway off Hotham Road, located at the same traffic lights as President Private Hospital.

  • Skin cancer screening and diagnosis
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Surgical & topical skin cancer treatments