Dr Paul Paterson

Independent Doctor at Redcliffe Skin Cancer Centre

MBBS, BSc, BA, FRACGP, MMed (Skin Cancer)
Senior Lecturer (UQ)

Dr Paul Paterson holds a Master's degree in Skin Cancer Medicine and a portfolio of other university-certified Advanced Certificates in Skin Cancer Medicine, Skin Cancer Surgery, and Dermoscopy. He enjoys teaching and is currently a Course Instructor within the UQ Masters of Medicine (Skin Cancer) program, a Course Facilitator for HealthCert skin cancer practical workshops and welcomes third year UQ medical students during their general practice rotation. He has practised at Redcliffe Skin Cancer Centre since 2016. 

Dr Paterson graduated from The University of Queensland in 2003. He completed his residency at Gold Coast Hospital in 2005, before undertaking GP training on the Gold Coast and Yeppoon until 2009. Dr Paterson is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. He looks forward to welcoming you for a comprehensive skin check!


  • Master of Medicine (Skin Cancer), (The University of Queensland), 2022

  • Professional Diploma in Skin Cancer Surgery

  • Professional Diploma in Dermoscopy

  • Advanced Certificate in Skin Cancer Medicine

  • Advanced Certificate in Skin Cancer Surgery

  • Advanced Certificate in Dermoscopy

  • Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, 2009

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (The University of Queensland), 2003

  • Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Arts (The University of Queensland), 1999

Phone: 07 3284 3030

280 Oxley Ave
Margate, QLD 4019

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 8.00am – 5.00pm
Now open select Saturdays: 8.00am - 12.00pm


Street parking is available on Oxley Avenue.

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