Founder and Cosmetic Physician at The Skin Lab

Dr Heather Jenkins


She is a dedicated Doctor with over 40 years of experience. She is the founder and CEO of The Skin Lab, and she takes pride in offering high-quality services and caring treatments to her loyal client base. She is passionate about skin health and enjoys working with her patients to assist them in achieving both healthy and beautiful skin.
She opened The Skin Lab in April 2010, after working with consultant dermatologist Dr Godfrey Wagner at Brisbane’s Terrace Dermatology clinic since 2002. Dr. Jenkins performs skin surgery, assessment of skin problems and a wide variety of cosmetic procedures to enhance the appearance and health of the skin.
She has undertaken extensive laser training and holds a full user license under Queensland Health Radiation Safety Act 1999. She has years of hands-on experience with the use of lasers and utilises the latest technologies in laser and cosmetic medicine She also personally trains the Dermal Therapists that work with her to ensure a high standard of patient care. She is a proud member of the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australia.
Previously, Dr Heather Jenkins worked for 28 years in general practice with a particular interest in the management of skin disease. She graduated from the prestigious Melbourne University, where she gained her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery with honours. Outside of work she is a daughter, Wife, Mother to 3, Step-Mother to 2 and Grandmother to four and relishes every moment of family time. She love cooking, gardening, travelling, reading and knitting.

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