Dr Keith Van Den Heever

Skin Cancer Doctor at CQ Skin Cancer Centre

MBBCh, FRACGP, MMed (Skin Cancer), Cert Dermoscopy, Prof Cert Skin Cancer Medicine

Dr Keith Van Den Heever achieved his medical certifications from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, in 1987, and would eventually obtain a master's degree in Skin Cancer Medicine from The University of Queensland. He worked across paediatric surgery, urology, trauma orthopaedics and helicopter rescue for some time before starting his own general practice in 1991.

Dr Van Den Heever relocated to Mackay in 1999, where he pursued his special interest in skin cancer medicine and began subspecialising in the field. He undertook several postgraduate certifications in skin cancer and purchased CQ Skin Cancer Centre in Mackay in 2001. Dr Van Den Heever and the facility have practised exclusively in skin cancer medicine since 2008.


  • Master's in Medicine (Skin Cancer), (The University of Queensland)
  • 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

11 Downie Avenue
Bucasia, QLD 4750

Opening hours

Monday - Friday: 7.00am - 4.00pm
Select Saturdays: 7.00am - 11.00am


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
Mackay Reception
Mackay Waiting
Mackay Consulting