Dr. John “Jack” Urlwin
MBBS FRACGP DRCOG
Skin Cancer Clinic
Having joined the Tanunda Medical Centre thirty eight years ago, Dr John Urlwin enjoyed providing procedural services in obstetrics, surgery and anaesthetics to the Barossa community as part of a wide-ranging general practice.
He has taken the decision to set up his skin cancer clinic in response to community need and is now working in skin cancer diagnosis & management at Tanunda Medical Centre. He has gained qualifications from the University of Queensland (UQ) and the International Dermoscopy Society (IDS), who are world leaders in the field.Dermoscopy, which aids the detection & management of skin cancer, is an ever-developing science and Dr Urlwin has been attending annual skin cancer summits and other courses convened by UQ since 2005 and has now obtained the Professional Diploma of Dermoscopy through the IDS.