Dr Peter Allen has been a General Practitioner in Whangarei for over 30 years. In the last 10 years he has increased his interest in skin cancer and has gained extra skin cancer qualifications.
These include a Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine, Certificate of Dermoscopy and a Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine and Surgery through the Skin Cancer College of Australasia.
He works one day a week at Whangarei Hospital where he does a skin cancer clinic every Wednesday morning, and a surgical list every Wednesday afternoon.
He is also involved in teaching hospital doctors and general practitioners in skin surgery.
Dr Allen is an affiliated provider with Southern Cross for skin checks and excisions, and has a clinic at Central Family Healthcare every Tuesday.