Dr Francis Tan

Independent Doctor at Coorparoo Skin Cancer Centre

MMed (Skin Cancer), MBBS, FSCI, Prof Dip Skin Cancer Medicine, Cert Adv Dermoscopy & Digital Imaging

Dr Francis Tan obtained his master's degree in Skin Cancer Medicine from The University of Queensland in 2014, and holds an impressive portfolio of university-certified Professional Diplomas in Skin Cancer Medicine and related fields. He is a Fellow of the Skin Cancer Institute. He is particularly interested in using dermatoscopy to detect melanoma in situ and performing skin cancer surgery, striving for optimal scarring results for his patients. He dedicates his practice full-time to skin cancer work at Coorparoo Skin Cancer Centre in Brisbane.

Dr Tan graduated from The University of New South Wales in 1986. He has worked in a variety of general practice surgeries throughout Australia, including clinics in Sydney, Tweed Heads, the Gold Coast, Brisbane and Cairns.


  • Fellowship of the Skin Cancer Institute, 2022
  • Master of Medicine (Skin Cancer) (The University of Queensland), 2014
  • Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine (HealthCert)
  • Certificate in Advanced Dermoscopy & Digital Imaging (The University of Queensland)
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (The University of New South Wales), 1986

Learn more from Dr Francis Tan

Phone: 07 3324 0466

177 Old Cleveland Rd
Coorparoo, QLD 4151

Opening hours

Mon, Wed & Fri: 7.00am – 5.00pm
Tue & Thur: 8.00am - 5.00pm


Free on-site parking is available under the building.
Street parking is also available.

  • Skin cancer screening & treatments
  • Total body photography / mole mapping
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Skin repair & cosmetic treatments
  • Wound & scar management with LED Light therapy