Dr Keith Van Den Heever

Independent Doctor at CQ Skin Cancer Centre

MBBCh, FRACGP, MMed (Skin Cancer), Accredited Skin Cancer Doctor, Fellow Skin Cancer Institute, Cert Dermoscopy, Prof Cert Skin Cancer Medicine

Dr Keith Van Den Heever holds a master's degree in Skin Cancer Medicine from The University of Queensland and is the only Skin Cancer College Australasia accredited Skin Cancer Doctor in Mackay and between Rockhampton and Townsville. He has pursued his special interest in skin cancer since 1999, when he undertook several postgraduate certifications in the field. He purchased CQ Skin Cancer Centre in Mackay in 2001. Dr Van Den Heever and the clinic have practised exclusively in skin cancer medicine since 2008.

Dr Keith Van Den Heever achieved his medical certifications in 1987 and worked across paediatric surgery, urology, trauma orthopaedics and helicopter rescue for some time. He is a Fellow of the Skin Cancer Institute.


  • Master's in Medicine (Skin Cancer), (The University of Queensland)
  • Accredited Skin Cancer Doctor (Skin Cancer College Australasia)
  • Fellowship with the Skin Cancer Institute
  • Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine
  • Certificate in Dermoscopy
  • Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
  • Medicinae Baccalaureus, Baccalaureus Chirurgiae (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery), (University of the Witwatersrand), 1987
Phone: 07 4954 7755

9/11 Downie Avenue
Bucasia, QLD 4750

Opening hours

Monday - Friday: 7.00am - 4.00pm


Parking is provided at the front of the centre.

  • Skin cancer screening and diagnosis
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Surgical & non-surgical skin cancer treatments
  • Vasectomy procedures