Dr Tony Caccetta is a Specialist Dermatologist and Fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists.
He graduated with honours from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) in 2005. After successful selection in the highly competitive Australasian College of Dermatologists (ACD) national dermatology training program, he completed his specialist training and examinations to be awarded Fellowship of the Australasian College of Dermatologists (FACD) in 2012.
Dr Caccetta is a procedural dermatologist working in private practice since 2013. He is highly skilled in the diagnosis of skin cancer and melanoma and specialises in the surgical and non-surgical treatment of skin cancer. He is also highly experienced in the management of excessive sweating with botulinum toxin injection and iontophoresis. He provides phototherapy services for the treatment of eczema, psoriasis and vitiligo. He is a provider of biologic therapy for psoriasis and oral isotretinoin for the management of acne.
Dr Caccetta continues to provide a monthly visiting rural dermatology service to the Wheatbelt. He provides consultation services in Merredin, Northam and Narrogin Hospitals.
Dr Caccetta has previously worked in the public sector as a Consultant Dermatologist at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital 2013-2018. Dr Caccetta joined the Western Australia Kirkbride Melanoma Advisory Service (WAKMAS) in 2018 as a Clinical Consultant Dermatologist seeing patients with advanced stage melanoma as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Dr Caccetta is interested in the development and advancement of artificial intelligence for melanoma diagnosis and improving access to melanoma care in rural Western Australia.
Dr Caccetta provides education and teaching in the specialty of dermatology. He delivered the inaugural Practical Dermoscopy Course for the Australian College of Dermatologists (ACD) in Western Australia and has been a regular invited specialist speaker for the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP).
Dr Caccetta is the current Chairman of the WA Faculty of Dermatology and National Board Director of Day Hospitals Australia.
He is the Medical Director of Perth Dermatology Clinic.