Dr Nadiesh Seneviratne

Dr Nadiesh Seneviratne doctor GP Hervey Bay Pialba

Dr Nadiesh Seneviratne

MBBS, AFSCI, FRACGP, MSCCA, Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine and Dermascopy (Bond University)


Dr. Seneviratne is a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP).  He graduated in 2003.  Over the years he has had training and experience in General Medicine, General Surgery, Emergency Medicine, General Practice, Dermatology and Skin Cancer.


As a Fellow of RACGP, Dr. Seneviratne is experienced to manage all aspects of general practice presentations.  He has a special interest and additional training in Dermatology and skin cancer detection and treatment.  


His training and experience in skin cancer treatment are as follows:

  • Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine - Bond University
  • Professional Diploma of Dermoscopy - Bond University/Healthcert
  • Certificate in Primary Care Skin Cancer Medicine- University of Queensland
  • Certificate in Primary Care Skin Cancer Surgery- University of Queensland
  • Certificate in Primary Care Dermatology- University of Queensland
  • Certificate in Advanced Dermatoscopy and Histopathology- University of Queensland
  • Years of surgical training in Australia and overseas
  • Advanced skin cancer surgical training with Skin Cancer College Australasia
  • Member of the Skin Cancer College Australasia
  • Associate Fellow of Skin Cancer Institute
  • Currently  detecting 30+ melanomas yearly while only working as a part time skin cancer practitioner

Dr. Seneviratne welcomes patients for skin cancer checks and skin cancer treatments.  He is competent with the use of skin flaps and skin grafts to achieve the best outcome.  Safety is an utmost priority in his work. As such more difficult surgeries will be referred to a specialist General surgeon or plastic surgeon.



As per practice policy, Dr. Seneviratne bulk bills most children, DVA, pension and healthcare card holders for skin checks and all skin cancer treatments.  Other patients will have a small out of pocket expense as listed in the table below.


Please note Dr. Seneviratne will only see new patients for skin checks and skin cancer treatments at this stage.