DR. ELLIOT COATES
BSc (Hons) MBBS (Dist) FRACGP MICGP MPH DCH PGDipClinDerm
Dr Elliot Coates is our tall and friendly British and Australian Doctor who can speak French,
Portuguese and some Spanish.
He enjoys seeing all aspects of General Practice and has the following special interests:
• Melanoma and skin cancer detection and treatment
• Mental health
• Sexual and reproductive health including antenatal care
Elliot graduated with degrees in Medicine and Surgery with Distinction as well as Tropical Medicine with First Class Honours from King’s College London. He subsequently completed FRACGP, MICGP and a Master of Public Health from UNSW.
He has significant experience in Melanoma and Skin Cancer detection and treatment, as well as Dermatology, having spent 2 years working in the Dermatology Department at the RPA Hospital treating patients with complex skin conditions and 5 years at the Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre managing patients at high melanoma risk.
He also has a Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Dermatology as well as Certificates in Skin Cancer Surgery, Advanced Dermoscopy and Sexual Health. Elliot is also experienced in Paediatrics after working for 2 years at the Mater Children’s Hospital in Brisbane and completing a Diploma of Child Health. He has also completed mental health training at the NSW Institute of Psychiatry and has advanced Level 2 RACGP accreditation in CBT and Psychotherapy.
He is an FRACGP examiner and has undertaken research and lectured in Australia and overseas in India, China, the Philippines, Austria, and Fiji. When not at work, Elliot likes to travel, volunteer, learn languages, and spend time with his family.
He looks very much forward to meeting you.