Dr Francis Tan

Skin Cancer Doctor at Coorparoo Skin Cancer Centre

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

Dr Francis Tan graduated from The University of New South Wales in 1986. He worked in a variety of general practice surgeries throughout Australia, including clinics in Sydney, Tweed Heads, the Gold Coast, Brisbane and Cairns. He now dedicates his practice full-time to skin cancer work at Coorparoo Skin Cancer Centre in Brisbane.

Dr 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 particularly interested in using dermatoscopy to detect melanoma in situ and performing skin cancer surgery, striving for optimal scarring results for his patients.


  • 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
Phone: 07 3324 0466

177 Old Cleveland Rd
Coorparoo, QLD 4151

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 7.00am – 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


Coorparoo Reception
Coorparoo Waiting Area
Coorparoo Consult Room