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Dr Tom Silva grew up in Brazil, where he first gained experience in skin surgery and cosmetic medicine. Upon moving to Australia 14 years ago, he trained as a resident at Flinders Medical Centre in Adelaide and in the Gold Coast University hospital in multiple surgical and medical specialities. He further advanced his training as an accredited registrar in Cancer medicine (radiation oncology) at Lismore Hospital and the Princess Alexandra Hospital.
Dr Tom Silva completed his training in general practice in the Northern Rivers, NSW (highest of melanoma in the world), and became a fellow of the Royal Australian College General Practitioners.
Skin Cancer & Cosmetic Medicine
Dr Tom Silva has trained with the Australian College of Cutaneous Oncology and has been working in skin cancer for over 10 years. As a specialist in oncology, he specialised in treating advanced skin cancers, as well as the early detection and treatment of cancers. He is currently a consultant for DermaSensor, the most advanced artificial intelligence skin cancer adjunct diagnostic device. Moreover, he has extended his knowledge in this area through research with publications and presentations in national and international conferences.
He commenced his cosmetic career at the world’s hub of cosmetic medicine in Brazil where he trained with some world leading cosmetic surgeons. His experience training with the Brazilian Medical Council provided him with a rich tapestry of skills to advance his career in cosmetics with the Australia College of Cosmetic Medicine.
Dr Tom Silva has been sub specialising in Phlebology (varicose veins), and is a member of the Australian College of Phlebology. Prior to the opening of Kangaroo Point Medical Centre, Dr Silva was working in one of the leading vein speciality hospitals on the Gold Coast. The skills he attained through training lead to the establishment of the Vein Clinic extension in his medical centre.
Dr Tom Silva began his training in the field of Vasectomy under the leading Vasectomy surgeon and professor in Brazil where he used his skills to train multiple general practitioners in Australia. His advanced knowledge and skills in this field enable him to provide improved diagnostic accuracy and surgical precision for patients with the use of microscopic surgery and ultrasound technology, as opposed to the ‘quick snip’ solution.
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Empowering people to improve their lives in a state of the art purpose built facility.
There is plenty of reserved parking available, directly in front of the clinic off Shafston Avenue. Street parking is available on Salstone Street less then one minute walk from the clinic. The clinic is located opposite the Shafston Hotel and 2 minutes away from IGA Supermarket.
Location 289 Shafston avenue, next to Shafston Hotel and Kangaroo Point IGA, with plenty of street park and 5 carparks in the clinic.