About MoleSafe

Our goal is to establish the MoleSafe Skin Cancer Clinic as a skin cancer service of the highest regard, with a reputation based on experience, knowledge, confidence and trust. We utilise the latest in Dermoscopic technologies and techniques to ensure the highest quality diagnosis and follow-up, resulting in minimal excisions.

Dr Mark Franck

Dr Franck is a Fellow of the Skin Cancer College of Australasia (SCCA) and is a GP Skin Cancer Specialist . He has achieved the highest qualification in primary care skin cancer medicine in Australia through the peak body representing  skin cancer doctors. He holds a Masters degree in Skin Cancer Medicine and is a senior lecturer in skin cancer medicine at the School of Medicine, University of Queensland. He is also a Clinical Mentor to Registrars in the College Fellowship training program in skin cancer. Dr Franck is an accredited skin cancer doctor through the Skin Cancer College Australasia (SCCA) as well as being is an active member of the Skin Cancer College Australasia (SCCA) and is involved in Skin Cancer Audit and collaborative research into the incidence of skin cancer in Australia. He is also a member of the International Dermoscopy Society. Dr Franck has undertaken several post graduate certificates including the International Dermoscopy Masterclass and regularly attends skin cancer conferences locally and abroad to keep up to date. He is confident and qualified to diagnose and treat your concerns.

Qualifications

Bachelor Of Medicine, Bachelor Of Surgery (Hons.) Monash, 1995
Fellowship Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners, 2000
Fellowship of the Skin Cancer College Of Australasia (SCCA), 2012
Certificate In Skin Cancer Medicine (SCCA), 2007
Certificate In Advanced Dermoscopy And Dermal Imaging (UQ), 2006
Certificate In Primary Care Skin Cancer Medicine And Surgery (UQ), 2006
International Dermoscopy Masterclass (SCCA), 2007
Masters In Skin Cancer Medicine (UQ), 2009
Certificate In Photo Dynamic Therapy, 2009
Senior Lecturer Skin Cancer Medicine University Of Queensland-School Of Medicine, 2010
Member And Research Participant SCCA
Member Clinical Oncological Society Of Australia
Member International Dermoscopy Society
Clinical mentor to Registrars in skin cancer college Fellowship training program

Dr Russell Bensky

Dr. Russell Bensky graduated from the University of Western Australia in 2005. After working at Royal Perth Hospital for 2 years, he moved to Melbourne with his family in 2008 and subsequently became a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practice (FRACGP) at the beginning of 2012. Ever since training to be a specialist general practitioner, Russell has had a passion for skin cancer detection and management and has dedicated a large part of his clinical work to this area of medicine.

Russell has a relaxed but professional manner, and takes pride in the care of his patients from all demographics.

Qualifications

Russell has completed the International Dermoscopy Masterclass (Skin Cancer College Australasia) and has a Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine.

He has also been involved in registrar (junior doctor) teaching and has given presentations to fellow doctors in the area of skin cancer detection.

Dr Bensky has had ongoing involvement in a clinical skin cancer audit and is committed to continued improvement and excellence in his clinical practice.

Mrs Belinda Begleiter

Mrs Belinda Begleiter, our practice nurse, has been with the MoleSafe skin cancer clinic for over 10 years. She has a wealth of experience in general nursing as well as specialised knowledge in the field of skin cancer medicine. She has completed multiple qualifications in the field of dermoscopy and as such forms a critical part of all routine skin checks in the clinic. Above all, her always friendly demeanor will make you feel at ease when you visit for a skin check or when having a procedure.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Nursing, Deakin University, 1996
Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Education, 2011
Professional Certificate of Dermoscopy, Health Cert, 2018
Advanced Certificate of Dermoscopy, Health Cert, 2018
Expert Certificate of Dermoscopy, Health Cert, 2019