Our Specialist Team
Meet the Melbourne City Dermatology Team
Specialist dermatologists in central Melbourne
After working in a variety of medical and surgical positions Clare started a career in dermatology. She completed the majority of her training at one of Australia’s largest dermatology departments, the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital.
Following her specialist training and becoming a fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists (FACD) Dr Schofield worked as a consultant dermatologist in several private and public clinics before establishing the Melbourne City Dermatology practice.
Dr Schofield is a visiting dermatologist for The Alfred Hospital public dermatology clinic. Clare has a keen interest in teaching and has lectured medical students over the last several years. She is the supervisor of training for dermatology registrars at The Alfred Hospital.
Dr Schofield has published several articles in peer reviewed journals and enjoys treating complex problems and clinical challenges.
Dr Sarah Gamboni is a fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists.
She completed her dermatology specialist training in Victoria, having worked at major tertiary hospitals in Melbourne including The Alfred Hospital, Royal Melbourne Hospital and the Skin & Cancer Foundation. Sarah also completed a year of her dermatology training in the UK, where she had the opportunity to work with her overseas colleagues as well as attend international conferences in London and Europe.
Prior to dermatology training, Sarah worked as a junior doctor at The Alfred, where she worked at the Victorian Melanoma Service and as a Clinical Educator for Monash University Medical Students. She also completed and published research at the Skin & Cancer Foundation in allergic contact dermatitis. Sarah has presented research both locally in Australia and at the Royal Society of Medicine meeting in London.
Sarah enjoys working as a general dermatologist including treating acne, skin cancer management, women’s and paediatric dermatology, eczema and psoriasis. She enjoys providing excellent care for her patients.
Dr Anita Lasocki is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists and graduated from Medicine with Honours from The University of Melbourne in 2005. She completed specialist Dermatology training at The Royal Children’s Hospital, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, St Vincent’s Hospital and The Skin and Cancer Foundation.
Anita was awarded the President’s medal in Pharmacology during Dermatology training. Upon completion of her training, she received an international scholarship from the American Academy of Dermatology for her examination results. In 2012, Anita was the recipient of the F.C. Florance Bequest through the Australasian College of Dermatologists, furthering her subspecialty interests at world-renowned European centres.
Anita holds public hospital appointments as a Consultant Dermatologist at St Vincent’s Hospital and The Royal Women’s Hospital. She is involved in the teaching and supervision of medical students and Dermatology trainees, and coordinates the Dermatology Prize examinations for medical students throughout Victoria.
Dr Lasocki enjoys the diversity of Dermatology practice and managing all disorders of skin, hair and nails. She has particular interests in early melanoma detection, skin cancer management, women’s and children’s Dermatology, management of excessive sweating, and biologic therapies for psoriasis.
Australasian College of Dermatologists.
Dr Wright completed her dermatology training in Victoria working at tertiary referral hospitals including The Royal Melbourne Hospital, The Alfred Hospital, St Vincentʼs Hospital and Monash Medical Centre. After obtaining her fellowship she worked in New York alongside leading Dermatologists in Laser and Cosmetic Medicine. She has published in international literature including the International Journal of Cancer and the Australasian Journal of Dermatology and has presented her research at national dermatological conferences. As well as private practice, Dr Wright holds Consultant Dermatologist positions at Monash Medical Centre and The Skin and Cancer Foundation, Carlton.
Dr Wright has a broad interest in all aspects of general adult and paediatric dermatology, including acne, rosacea, eczema, psoriasis, hair loss, excesss weating, laser treatment and skin cancer management.
Dr Wright is passionate about providing outstanding care to her patients.
Stephanie completed her dermatology specialist training in Victoria and trained at most major public hospitals in Melbourne as well as spending six months in Singapore. Stephanie received one of the top three marks nationwide in her final dermatology fellowship exams. She was also awarded the Harvey Rotstein prize in her final year for integrity and collegiality during her training. Her research has been published in medical journals and she was awarded the John Fewings memorial prize for the best contact dermatitis paper presented at the annual Australian dermatology meeting.
As well as privately, Stephanie also works as a consultant dermatologist at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (VCCC), the Alfred Hospital and Monash Medical Centre.
Stephanie enjoys all aspects of dermatology including; early skin cancer detection and management, women’s and paediatric dermatology, acne, rosacea, eczema and psoriasis. Stephanie is passionate about providing the best care for her patients.
Dr Emma Mooney is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists.
Emma completed her dermatology training in Victoria and Tasmania including at The Alfred Hospital, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, The Royal Hobart Hospital and the Skin and Cancer Foundation of Victoria.
She was awarded the Adrian Johnson Prize for best paper published in the Australian Journal of Dermatology by a college trainee and is undertaking a Masters of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.
Emma has a range of interests including women’s and children’s dermatology, hair loss, acne, rosacea, inflammatory skin disorders and skin cancer diagnosis and management.
Dr Mooney undertakes rural clinics in Warrnambool during the year and will be working at a number of public hospitals in Melbourne during 2017.
Dr Mooney is committed to providing friendly and holistic patient care.