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 FRACP (Paediatrics) 2006, FRACP (Dermatology) 2009
Paediatric Dermatologist

A paediatric dermatologist is a medical doctor who specialises in diagnosing and treating skin conditions specifically in children, from newborns to adolescents and young adults. They address a wide range of skin issues particular to paediatric patients, such as eczema, acne, birthmarks, hair loss, dermatitis and various infections.

Dr Purvis has completed training in both paediatrics and dermatology, allowing her to provide comprehensive care tailored to the unique needs of young people and their families, and ensure that her patients feel comfortable and confident in their own skin.


Areas of Expertise

All areas of medical dermatology, including:

  • Eczema and dermatitis

  • Psoriasis

  • Acne

  • Birthmarks, including haemangiomas and pigmented nevi

  • Hidradenitis

  • Skin infections

  • Hair disorders

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