Dr Cara McDonald is a highly trained specialist dermatologist.
She is one of the directors at Complete Skin Specialists Dermatology located in Sunbury, Victoria.
Originally from Tasmania, Cara completed her medical degree at the University of Tasmania, where she was awarded First Class Honours. She also has a Master of Public Health (MPH) from The University of Melbourne and is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists (FACD).
Her specialist training in Dermatology was completed through St Vincent’s & The Alfred Hospital’s in Melbourne as well as Oxford in the UK. She continues to hold a public hospital consultant position at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne.
Cara’s particular areas of interest include cosmetic injectables, acne, rosacea, scarring treatments and the prevention and treatment of skin cancer. Cara’s extensive experience in cosmetic injectables combined with specialist knowledge of the skin and anatomy allow her to offer the safest and most natural looking cosmetic treatments.
Cara is a trainer and advisory board member for the Allergan Medical Institute and frequently presents at meetings and conferences. She has a special interest in patient decision-making, the patient-clinician relationship, and the factors which influence trust and rapport in the clinical setting.