Primary Care Dermatology - Adelaide
Advanced Cosmetic Medicine is headed by Dr Rahma Targett a G.P with a special interest in Primary Care Dermatology, Cosmetic Medicine and Cosmetic Dermatology. Dr Targett has vast experience at identifying skin cancer, dermoscopy and in performing skin cancer surgery. Dr Targett will always work within her scope of practice and will refer you to see a specialist dermatologist as the need arises.
Dr Target is an expert at dealing with skin lesions and pigmentation involving the face or body. So if you are concerned about any suspicious skin or mole changes or simply wish to have a facial mole removed for cosmetic reasons, we are here to help.
When you are seeking help from a doctor for skin conditions involving the face, you need to be assured that you are receiving the best treatment possible, by an experienced and qualified doctor. Dr Targett as a caring doctor endeavours to provide the best outcomes for her patients and provides the essential aftercare that every patient deserves.
Frequently Asked Questions
Advanced Cosmetic Medicine (ACM) is a private cosmetic medicine and laser skincare clinic. ACM is situated in Melbourne Street in North Adelaide. At ACM our patients’ welfare and the highest standard outcomes are our priority. You will receive high-quality care in a safe, well equipped, and confidential setting from Cosmetic Physician, Dr Rahma Targett. Dr Targett is an experienced Medical Practitioner who is highly respected in the field of Aesthetic Medicine. Dr Targett has over 18 years of experience as a Medical Practitioner; including her practice as Deputy Chief Medical Officer in the United Nations. She holds a Certificate in Skin Cancer and Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine with the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine. This unique combination of experiences as skin dermatology specialist, cosmetic medicine and general practice, offers you, valuable insights into a wide range of treatment care options. Dr Targett practices continued Professional Development and stays up to date with all the latest Aesthetic Medicine techniques and practices.
What is the difference between a doctor that practices Primary Care Dermatology and a Dermatologist?
We often get asked; “What is the difference between a G.P with a special interest in Dermatology and a Dermatologist?”
Dermatologists are specialists in the field of treating skin diseases. After Medical school and internship, they perform vocational training in dermatology and after passing all their exams and completing their four-year training program are eligible for fellowship with the Australian College of Dermatologists.
A General Practitioner is a speciality doctor in the field of General Practice. G.P’s are able to train in areas of “special interest” such as Dermatology. The RACGP offer G.P’s specialist training in Dermatology.
Dr Targett always works inside her scope of practice. For complex cases and where a second opinion is recommended we are always happy to refer to a specialist dermatologist or plastic surgeon.
Primary Care Dermatology Services
Skin Lesion Removal
Why Choose Advanced Cosmetic Medicine
Our commitment to you is to provide you with the highest standard of service, treatment and patient care. You will always receive personal attention and treatment from Dr Rahma Targett each and every time you visit us.
Dr Targett will take the time to listen to your cosmetic needs and provide you with sound advice and realistic expectations. We will work with you to develop a plan tailored to your specific needs and goals. Dr Targett will take the time to explain the procedure and provide you with expectations of the outcomes.
Following your treatment, we will provide you with the aftercare and advice that you deserve. At Advanced Cosmetic Medicine, you will have the peace of mind that you are being treated by a qualified doctor in aesthetic medicine.
Dr Targett and her team will provide you with everything you need to achieve your aesthetic and health goals.
Recently, Advanced Cosmetic Medicine launched Australia’s first and only NuEra Tight RF treatment. It was one for the books, and here’s another reason to love Advanced Cosmetic Medicine. On December 9, 2020, Dr. Rahma Targett became the first-ever cosmetic physician to introduce a revolutionary aesthetic treatment in Australia. LEARN MORE
The HydraFacial is the treatment you need in your life to drastically improve your skin in just one session. It’s the only facial I’ve ever experienced that leaves you with instant skin gratification and a glow that long outlasts the typical one day, all with zero downtime. The Hydrafacial has instant radiance-imparting properties and uses
Skin Boosters are micro-injections composed of dermal fillers injected into the skin. Unlike traditional dermal fillers, they are not injected beneath the skin to volumise or shape the face. Instead, they are very fine dermal fillers that hydrate and improve skin quality. So, for those who aim for a dewy, glowing look, this treatment is perfect for you! Skin boosters are generally used