Chatswood Skin Specialist -

Dr Rod Gillespie

Dr Rod Gillespie graduated in medicine from Sydney University. He completed his undergraduate training at Royal North Shore Hospital and worked in general practice in Sydney before commencing post graduate training in dermatology at Royal Newcastle Hospital. He has since worked in private practice in Newcastle as well as recently opening a practice in Chatswood.

Dr Gillespie is a fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists, a member of The American Academy of Dermatology and the Australian Medical Association.

Dr Gillespie is committed to continuing medical education by his attendance at local and overseas medical conferences and participation in regular clinical and scientific meetings.


Visiting Medical Officer, John Hunter Hospital

Head of Dermatology Department, John Hunter Hospital (2001 - 2004)

Director of Registrar training, John Hunter Hospital

Conjoint lecturer in Dermatology, University of Newcastle


All aspects of skin disease and skin cancer management

Skin cancer surgery

Inflammatory and infectious skin conditions including acne, eczema and psoriasis

Dr Gillespie is married with two children. Outside medicine his interests include music, literature, travel, film and rugby.


Saige our medical and aesthetic nurse assists Dr Gillespie with
procedures and administers aesthetic treatments.

Saige is certified and experienced in administering Tixel and miraDry treatments. No referral is necessary, a consultation can be arranged directly.

Appointment availability is usually within a week to a month. Please contact us with enquiries or to book an appointment.


Emma is our friendly front desk staffer who can make your appointment and answer most enquiries concerning our services. Please contact Emma to arrange an appointment with Dr Gillespie or Saige.