Dr Andrew Li (Principle Doctor)
MBBS, FRACGP, Dip ACSCM
Professor of Surgery, China
Dr Andrew Li is a Sydney based Skin Cancer Doctor and a Professor of Surgery at Hainan Medical College in Southern China where he travels to regularly for teaching of doctors and medical students. He is also a Neurosurgeon trained in China. For the past 20 years he has been working in the area of skin cancer medicine in both Queensland and New South Wales. He has a Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine and is a member of the Skin Cancer College of Australasia.
Male circumcision is also one of Dr Li's special interests. He has had over 25 years experience in performing this procedure. He is one of the few doctors in Australia with extensive experience in performing male circumcision and is a proud member of the Circumcision Academy of Australia.
After arriving in Australia in 1988 he was initially involved in Neuroscience research at the University of Sydney for over 2 years. He then went through the comprehensive medical licensing examinations through the Australian Medical Council and successfully passed all components of the licensing requirements and was awarded his Australian Medical Council Certificate in 1996. He then worked in a variety of major teaching hospitals for 5 years such as Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney Children's Hospital and St George Hospital.
In 2001 he joined the training program for the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. During this time he spent 2 years in North Queensland where he treated hundreds of patients with skin cancer and gained extensive experience in this area. He successfully completed all requirements of the college and was awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2004. Subsequently he opened his own skin cancer clinic in Lane Cove known as Longueville Road Medical Centre & Skin Cancer Clinic in 2005 where he spent almost 5 years and treated thousands of patients with skin cancer.
Dr Li has also pursued further studies specific to Skin Cancer Medicine. He has successfully completed all requirements of the Australasian College of Skin Cancer Medicine and has been awarded a Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine. His main interest areas are definitive treatment of head / neck skin cancers, using highly specialized treatment techniques such as Staged Margin Controlled Surgery (slow Mohs). His other interests are photodynamic therapy which is a new technology for treatment and prevention of skin cancers as well as the removal of body surface tumours, lumps, bumps, cysts removal and circumcision of males 5 years of age and above.
Dr Andrew Li's professional background and qualifications:
- M.B.B.S. University of Hainan (China)1984
- Fellow of the College of Neurosurgery, Chinese Medical Association 1988
- Australian Medical Council Certificate 1996
- Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners 2004
- Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine
- Member of the Circumcision Academy of Australia
- Member of the Skin Cancer College Australasia
- Visiting Professor of Surgery, Hainan University, China 2009
Typical availability: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
Dr Mike Shenouda
Diploma Practical Dermatology (UK)
Diploma of Skin Cancer Surgery
Certificate in Advanced Cosmetic Medicine
Dr Shenouda graduated in 1986 and completed his Diploma of Practical Dermatology
from the UK in 1999. With a keen interest in skin cancer medicine, he pursued further training with the Australasian College of Skin Cancer medicine and obtained a certificate in skin cancer medicine. With 15 years’ experience, he is well qualified and experienced at working to prevent and treat skin cancer. His extensive treatment experience ranges from complex skin cancer surgeries to non-surgical treatments using (PDT) photo dynamic therapy, cryotherapy and topical medications.
At Drummoyne Surgery & Skin Cancer Clinic we are proud to be able to offer patients the benefit of his extensive skills developed through long years of experience and mastering of valuable techniques used to fight the skin cancer we treat and cure.
One of Dr Shenouda's key passions is to increase self-recognition of lesions and skin cancer awareness. Utilising his years of experience and Speakers Association of Australia membership, he proactively endorses prevention at speaking seminars or via working closely with organisations to implement a comprehensive skin cancer prevention policy.
Dr Shenouda has also been the primary Skin Cancer Doctor and trusted Skin Cancer Advisor for organisations such as Sydney Opera House, CSIRO, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney Olympic Park, Fuji Xerox, Johnson & Johnson, Golf courses and resorts to name a few.
Areas of Expertise:
- Surgical treatment and reconstructive surgery of face (nose, ears and lips) and hands;
- Non-surgical treatments i.e. cryotheapy and topical medications;
- (PDT) photo dynamic therapy.
Our doctor-patient relationships require levels of mutual trust and respect. It is this extraordinary partnership that requires that your skin cancer treatment and surgery never be rushed and includes compassion for and commitment to your well-being.
Typical availability: Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday