Our Medical Team

The Team at East Malvern Dermatology are experts in their chosen fields and offer you their services at the highest professional levels.
Dr Gayle Ross

Dr Gayle Ross


Dr Ross completed her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery with Honours from Monash University in 1999. And was awarded Fellowship of the Australasian College of Dermatologists in 2007, gaining the overall prize for having the best results.

As well as consulting at East Malvern Dermatology, Dr Ross is a visiting consultant at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. She has had training in the United Kingdom (2004), gaining expertise in porphyria and paediatric dermatology. From 2007-2008, she was visiting dermatology consultant at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne, and from 2007-2019 at St Vincent’s Hospital.

She has been Director of Training for the Victorian branch of the Australasian College of Dermatologists and on the committee of the Victorian Faculty and National Training Committee.

Special Interests

  • Paediatric dermatology
  • Photodermatology (light induced disorders)
  • Inflammatory conditions such as eczema
  • General dermatology including acne
  • Melanoma/skin cancer diagnosis and treatment
  • Laser therapy

Dr Anina Fitzgibbon


Dr Anina Fitzgibbon has over a decade’s experience as a Dermatologist and has been an important member of the dermatology team at the Dermatology Institute of Victoria for more than 6 years.

In 2005 Dr Fitzgibbon specialised in Dermatology and Allergology in Finland and within the same year completed a PhD that studied the effects of smoking on the skin. In 2008 she moved to Australia and became a Fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatology. Anina has extensive experience in clinical and scientific work and has worked in both public and private dermatology clinics over many years including the following hospitals in Melbourne: the Royal Melbourne Hospital, the Victorian Melanoma Service at the Alfred Hospital and St Vincent’s Hospital.

Special Interests

  • Eczema
  • Psoriasis
  • Acne and acne scarring
  • Rosacea
  • Detection and treatment of skin cancer
  • Vascular lasers
  • Broken blood vessels
  • Fraxel Dual laser
  • Pigmentation
  • Muscle relaxant injections
  • Anti-sweating
  • Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating)
Dr Anina Fitzgibbon
Dr Matheen Mohamed

Dr Matheen Mohamed


Dr Matheen Mohamed graduated MBBS(Hons) from Monash University in 1993. He earned his specialist qualification in dermatology (FACD) in 2001 and a Master of Public Health (MPH) at Monash in 2005.

Dr Mohamed also works part time at St Vincent’s Hospital, Fitzroy and the Biologics & Phototherapy Clinic at the Skin Health Institute, Carlton Melbourne.

During his training, Dr Mohamed has worked in the following major teaching hospitals: Western Infirmary, Glasgow, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, St Vincent’s Hospital, Skin Health Institute and the Alfred Hospital. In addition, Dr Mohamed has previously worked at the Melanoma Clinic at the Alfred Hospital and the Skin Health Institute.

Special Interests

  • Skin eczema
  • acne
  • psoriasis
  • medical education
  • teaching

East  Malvern Dermatology is located at 503 Waverley Road, East Malvern, conveniently between the East Malvern Station and Chadstone Road.

Opening Hours: 8.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

Phone: 9044 0950  Please contact our rooms to make an appointment.

A current referral is necessary if you wish to claim a rebate from Medicare.  If you are the holder of a Centrelink Health Care Card or a Pension Concession Card we offer a reduced rate.