Dr Sarah Jenkins


Clinical interests:
  • General dermatology
  • SKin cancer
  • Women and children’s dermatology including eczema, birthmarks and vulval disease
Medical School:
  • University of Otago, Dunedin School of Medicine
  • Year of graduation: 1999
General medical training:
  • Auckland
Advanced training:
  • Greenlane Clinical Centre, Auckland
  • Waikato Hospital, Hamilton
  • Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London
  • St John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
  • Rady Children’s Hospital, University of California San Diego, USA
Research interests:
  • Paediatric Dermatology
  • Clinical Trials
Professional achievements:
  • Fellowship trained Paediatric Dermatologist (San Diego, USA)
Other positions/memberships:
  • International Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • Member of the Society Paediatric Dermatology
  • Member of the New Zealand Dermatological Society Incorporated
  • Committee member Australasian vulvovaginal society 2010 - 2024

Dr Jenkins is a specialist dermatologist with subspecialty interest in paediatric dermatology and laser. She graduated from Otago University, Dunedin School of Medicine in 1999, following which she trained in general hospital medicine in Dunedin, Southland and Auckland before specialising in dermatology.

Her dermatology training was undertaken in Auckland, Hamilton, and London at which she was awarded a training position with the St John’s Institute of Dermatology, an internationally recognised centre of excellence for the treatment, research and teaching of diseases of the skin.

Upon completion of her general dermatology training she was awarded an 18 month comprehensive paediatric dermatology fellowship with the Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Dermatology at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego, U.S.A. which is associated with the University of Calfornia, San Diego.

Dr Jenkins then returned to Hamilton and worked at Waikato DHB in the Dermatology Department until 2020 where she was involved in patient care and student teaching. 

Dr Jenkins is currently based in Hamilton,seeing all patients including skin cancer and medical conditions including acne, eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis scalp, nail and hair conditions. 

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Tristram Clinic

(07) 838-1035




200 Collingwood Street
Hamilton Lake