Dr Tim Barnes

Independent Doctor at New Town Skin Cancer & Skin Repair Centre

MBBS, Dip Aesthetic Medicine, Cert Skin Cancer

Dr Tim Barnes established New Town Skin Cancer Centre in 2007. He holds a Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine, a Skin Cancer Certificate, has completed the Advanced Surgical Skills course with the University of Tasmania, and has attended numerous skin cancer conferences for professional development. He practises at New Town Skin Cancer & Skin Repair Centre four days a week and has a keen interest in the early detection and surgical excision of skin cancer, as well as the aesthetic aspect of skin health.

Dr Barnes graduated from Flinders University of South Australia in 1986. He worked as a general practitioner at Somerset Medical Centre in Tasmania until 2000, before relocating to Hobart to work at Moonah Family Medical Centre, where he practised skin cancer medicine. Dr Barnes also established Stoke Street Family Medical Centre.


  • Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine (American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine)
  • Skin Cancer Certificate (Skin Cancer College Australasia)
  • Advanced Surgical Skills (University of Tasmania)
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (Flinders University), 1986
Phone: 03 6240 4820

137 New Town Road
New Town, TAS 7008

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 8.30am - 5.00pm


Free parking is available in Roope Street and in the designated signed area behind the hotel next to our centre. Please ensure you park in the spaces marked for the New Town Skin Cancer Centre.

  • Skin cancer screening & treatments
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Skin repair & cosmetic treatments
  • Wound & scar management with LED therapy