Dr Penny Lee graduated from Queensland University in 1981 and worked at the Royal Brisbane Hospital, where she gained an interest in dermatology. She then completed a General Practice training programme and obtained a Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology in 1984. After spending several years in general practice, an opportunity arose to obtain experience as a psychiatry registrar at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney. She subsequently completed her training and obtained Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists in 1993.
After working five years in a private psychiatry practice in Paddington, Dr Lee completed a year of research with the Skin and Cancer Foundation, Darlinghurst. She undertook her postgraduate dermatology training at Liverpool, St Vincent’s, Royal Prince Alfred and Prince of Wales Hospitals. Dr Lee was awarded the Fellowship of the Australasian College of Dermatologists in 2002. Her interests include the early diagnosis and management of skin cancer, laser and low impact aesthetic treatments and paediatric dermatology.
Dermatologists providing consultative and procedural services at Eastern Suburbs Dermatology are all Fellows of the Australasian College of Dermatologists.
Practising individual dermatologists at Eastern Suburbs Dermatology have sub-specialisation interests in paediatric dermatology, surgical dermatology, and women’s and cosmetic dermatology.