Dr Anthony Lau

Dr Anthony Lau is a specialist in General Practice registered at the Medical Board of Australia. He has been practicing medicine for over 27 years.

Quick Qualification Snapshot:

  • Fellowship in RACGP – The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
  • Master Degree in Family Medicine – Monash University
  • Degrees of Medicine and Surgery – Flinders University
  • Diploma in Child Health – Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Ireland
  • Diploma in Paediatrics – Auckland University
  • Diploma in Obstetrics – Auckland University.
  • Certificate in Skin Cancer Surgery
  • Certificate in Skin Cancer Therapeutics
  • Certificate in Dermatoscopy

After that, he spent three years in Auckland, New Zealand, doing his hospital residency rotating at specialty ward like Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Paediatic surgery, Paediatric Cardiology, Neonatology, Orthopaedics, Cardiology, General Medicine.  With these experiences he successfully completed his training and obtained his Diploma in Child Health at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Ireland, Diploma in Paediatrics at the Auckland University and Diploma in Obstetrics at the Auckland University.

Dr Lau then returned to Adelaide in 1994 and completed his specialist training for general practise and obtained his Fellowship in RACGP in 1999.  In 2000, he completed his Master degree in Family Medicine at the Monash University.

In 1996, Dr Lau went to Hong Kong to commence general practice.  From 1999 to 2007, he grew his practice from a solo practice to a medical group with over 100 employees including 30 clinicians comprising of GPs, specialists and dentists.   In 2007 Dr Lau joined a listed company in Hong Kong and became the CEO of the medical division leading a team of 400 staffs.

Between 2010 to 2013, Dr Lau worked as a volunteer at the HK Baptist Hospital as executive director where he gained vast experience in hospital and health care administration.  Around the same time he worked as a committee member of the Human Organ Transplant Board at the Hong Kong Department of Health, HKSAR, China.

In 2013, Dr Lau returned to Adelaide to join a group practise in the Southern suburb for up to 5 years before commencing his city practice at the Carrington Street.   During the past few years, Dr Lau developed his subspecialty in Skin Cancer and obtained Certificate in Skin Cancer Surgery, Certificate in Skin Cancer Therapeutics and Certificate in Dermatoscopy.

Dr Lau is now pursuing his interest in Dermatology aiming to obtain his Professional Diploma in General Dermatology qualification at the end of the year.

With his vast experience and numerous qualifications, he is keen to see patients with any skin related problems, Paediatrics, Type 2 Diabetes, weight management, any chronic disease and mental health.