The Brisbane Acne Clinic Team

The Brisbane Specialist Acne Clinic Team is the largest Specialist Acne Clinic in Australia. We treat all types of acne from facial acne to bacne, in all ages. Laser and cosmetic dermatologists also perform chemical peels, laser and surgical procedures to treat acne scars. Our team members are highly trained – all our Specialists have obtained their Dermatology Fellowship in Australia which has been supplemented with further training in the United States and United Kingdom.

Dr Davin Lim MBBS, FACD

Dr Davin Lim MBBS, FACD

Consultant Dermatologist

Acne Scar Subspecialist

Director Brisbane Specialist Acne Clinic

Dr Davin Lim is a Cosmetic and Laser Dermatologist. He studied his undergraduate degree at the University Of Queensland, post graduate Specialist training in Ireland, the United Kingdom and the PA Hospital in Brisbane. Further laser training was undertaken in the United States and  South East Asia. His speciality interest is in the field of acne scar revision. He has performed over 2000 revision procedures and is an expert in all aspects of acne scar treatments.

Dr Lim is actively involved in the training of medical students and dermatology registrars.

Dr Belle Cominos, MBBS (Hon), FACD

Dr Belle Cominos, MBBS (Hon), FACD

Paediatric Dermatologist- acne in children

Dr. Belle Cominos graduated with honours from the University of Queensland in 1985. She then went on to study dermatology both in the United Kingdom and Brisbane before obtaining her fellowship as a member of the Australian College of Dermatologists in 1994. Dr Cominos' sub-speciality interest is in paediatric dermatology, acne, and rosacea. Dr Cominos manages children with acne within our clinic.

Professor Peter Soyer, MD, FACD

Professor Peter Soyer, MD, FACD

International Authority on Mole and Melanoma screening

Brisbane Mole and Melanoma Clinic

Chair of Queensland Dermatology

Professor Of Dermatology, University of Queensland

Prof Soyer’s main interest is in skin cancer screening. He is the Professor of Dermatology at the University of Queensland. He occasionally treats acne, however his main focus is on Melanoma detection and teledermatology.

Dr Shobhan Manoharan MBBS, FACD

Dr Shobhan Manoharan MBBS, FACD

Consultant Dermatologist

Dr Shobhan Manoharan completed his medical degree at the University of Queensland.  Dermatology training was at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, the Queensland Institute of Dermatology and in the United Kingdom. Dr Manoharan is a visiting consultant at the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

Subspecialty interests include: acne, procedural and cosmetic dermatology, and teledermatology.

Dr Asoka Herat MBBS, FACD

Dr Asoka Herat MBBS, FACD

Paediatric Dermatologist – acne in children

Asoka graduated from the University of Melbourne. Dr Herat also trained and worked as a Consultant in the United Kingdom, recently completing her subspeciality management of skin diseases in children. She has published in several international papers.

Dr Herat’s sub-speciality interest is in the field of Paediatric Dermatology, including the treatment of acne in children. Her approachable and friendly personality and wealth of paediatric expertise is an invaluable asset to the group.

Dr Jennifer Wells MBBS, FACD

Dr Jennifer Wells MBBS, FACD

General Dermatologist

Consults acne of all ages

Dr Wells has been within the field of dermatology in the Western Suburbs for the past decade. She completed her medical degree from the University of Queensland and undertook further studies in dermatology in Edinburgh, completing her Fellowship in Brisbane.

Dr Kavita Sriprakash, MBBS, FACD

Dr Kavita Sriprakash, MBBS, FACD

General and Paediatric Dermatologist

Skin allergy testing subspecialist

Dr Sriprakash graduated from the University of New South Wales. Her Dermatology training was conducted at the prestigious Oxford University in the United Kingdom and at the Royal Brisbane Hospital . Dr Sriprakash’s speciality interest in the management of skin conditions in children and in skin allergy testing. She conducts patch testing and is the head of the Skin Allergy Clinic at Westside Dermatology. She also has a subspeciality interest in the treatment of acne in all ages.

Dr Shiva Baghaei

Dr Shiva Baghaei

International Dermatology Fellow

General Dermatology and surgical dermatology

Dr Sheva has practiced as an international dermatologist for over 12 years. She joins Westside Dermatology as an internationally trained Dermatology Fellow with a subspeciality interest in tropical and infectious diseases of the skin and in  acne of all ages.

Dr Scott Webber MBBS, FACD

Dr Scott Webber MBBS, FACD

Dr Webber holds a Consultant Specialist position at the PA Hospital, and works in private rooms at Westside Laser Dermatology. He manages all forms of acne including acne in adults and children, hormonal acne, and severe cystic scarring acne. He is also an expert in the use of Fractional Laser for acne scars.

Dr Scott Webber graduated from the University of Queensland before undertaking specialist dermatology trainingat the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Queensland Institute of Dermatology and the Mater  Hospitals.





Affiliations - Quensland Health Licensed, Australian College of Dermatology, Griffith University, University of Queensland