Dr Ruwan Wijemunige

Independent Doctor at Gold Coast Skin Centre

MBBS, FRACGP, Certificate of Dermoscopy, Adv Skin Cancer Surgery

Dr Ruwan Wijemunige completed his Fellowship in General Practice here on the Gold Coast with extra training in skin cancer diagnosis and surgery. He holds a Certificate of Dermoscopy and advanced qualifications in skin cancer surgery. He is passionate about skin cancer prevention, detection, treatment and research.

Dr Wijemunige has co-authored multiple research papers and enjoys providing evidence-based care tailored to his patients. He completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at The University of Melbourne in 2002 and spent the next 15 years working in various hospitals in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.


• Advanced Skin Cancer Surgery workshop (Skin Cancer College of Australasia), 2018

• Certificate of Dermoscopy (Australian College of Dermatology), 2018

• Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (The University of Melbourne), 2002

Phone: 07 5520 1000

1276 Gold Coast Hwy
Palm Beach, QLD 4221

Opening hours

Mon: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Tue & Wed: 8.00am - 5.00pm
Thu: 8.30am - 5.00pm
Fri: 8.00am - 4.30pm
Sat: 9.00am - 12.00pm


There is parking at the rear of the centre and limited street parking in the surrounding streets.

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