Dr Juber Hafiji


Dr Hafiji is an American College of Mohs surgery accredited skin cancer and reconstructive surgeon.  Previously Co-Editor for Clinical Experimental Dermatology, a journal published and distributed internationally by the British Association of Dermatologists.



Skin cancer management

  • Skin cancer diagnosis and treatment
  • Assessment and management of Melanoma and Non-melanoma skin cancers
  • Non-surgical treatments for treatment of sun damage including photodynamic therapy


Mohs micrographic surgery

  • Gold standard skin cancer surgery provided by an accredited surgeon
  • Maximum cure rates whilst preserving healthy normal tissue thereby minimising scarring
  • Laboratory assessment and surgical reconstruction completed in 1 day, all under local anaesthesia


Skin surgery

  • Cosmetic removal of unwanted lumps and bumps
  • Scar revision to improve the appearance of unsightly scars


General Dermatology

  • Specialist assessment and treatment of all skin problems and rashes including Eczema, Psoriasis, Acne and Rosacea
  • Assessment and treatment of hair, nail, oral, and genital problems


Skin and mole checks

  • Full body skin and mole checks offered for early detection of skin cancer
  • Tailored advice and guidance to minimise risk of developing skin cancer
  • Comprehensive corporate / occupational screening provided
  • Full body Mole Scans with Artificial Intelligence technology


Cosmetic dermatology

  • Upper eyelid blepharoplasty (eye lid lift)
  • Botox
  • Dermal fillers
  • Microneedling
  • Dermabrasion
  • Derma Roller
  • Chemical peels
  • Sciton Joule X Laser treatments


 Medical School:

  • University of Leicester (U.K) graduated 2000


 General training:

  • University Hospitals Leicester (U.K)
  • University Hospitals Birmingham (U.K)


Advanced training:

  • Cambridge University Hospitals (U.K) 2006-2010
  • Skin Centre, Tauranga


Other positions/memberships:

  • Previous Co-Editor, Clinical Experimental Dermatology (U.K)
  • Member of the British Association of Dermatologists
  • Member of the British Society for Dermatological Surgery
  • Member of the British Cosmetic Dermatology Group
  • Member of the Royal College of Physicians (U.K)
  • Fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery
  • Member of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • Member of the New Zealand Dermatological Society Incorporated


Private Practice:

 Dermatology Hawke’s Bay

 Address:  Level 2, The Village Exchange, 1 Havelock Road, Havelock North, 4130, Hawke's Bay

Contact phone numbers: Tel:  06 877 1855;  0800 DERMHB 


Website:  www.dermatologyhb.nz


 Dr Juber Hafiji graduated from the University of Leicester Medical School in the United Kingdom.  After completing his general medical training, Dr Hafiji became a member of the Royal College of Physicians (U.K).  Subsequently he completed his specialist dermatology training at Cambridge University Hospital (U.K) where he developed his interest in skin cancer and dermatological surgery.

Dr Hafiji is a fully accredited Dermatologist and a fellowship trained skin cancer and reconstructive surgeon, having completed a rigorous 2-year training programme required to become a member of the American College of Mohs Surgery. He is expertly trained in all aspects of skin cancer diagnosis and treatment, including state-of-the-art microscopic surgery and complex surgical reconstruction. 

Dr Hafiji has regularly lectured nationally and internationally for the British Society for Dermatological Surgery and the British Medical Journal (BMJ).  He has written book chapters for the BMJ and contributed to National BMJ Dermatology Masterclass events.  He has also been Associate Editor and Co-Editor for the journal Clinical Experimental Dermatology (U.K).

 His main clinical interests are in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer.  His main research interests are in highlighting surgical techniques that provide patients with the best results. 


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Dermatology Hawke's Bay

06 877 1855



Level 2, The Village Exchange
1 Havelock Road
Havelock North
Hawke's Bay