Dermoscopy is a growing area of interest for podiatrists. In this section I will be adding videos on dermoscopy reviewing some of the commonly used dermatoscopes. If you are new to the subject you may wish to read the paper I published on the subject - click here.

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Video 1 : What is dermoscopy?

This is a short video introduction showing the basic functions of the dermatoscope and how it maybe used in practice. 

Video 2 : Top Tips for starting in dermoscopy

Thinking of learning more about dermoscopy? What equipment should I purchase? This video gives some top tips when buying a dermatoscope 

Video 3 : Dermatoscope review: The Opticlar Compact

The Opticlar Compact is the new player entering the dermatoscope market. Solid, British made and full of the features make it a great purchase for the podiatrist.

Video 4 : The Heine IC1 Digital Dermatoscope 

The Heine IC-1 Dermatoscope is the first digital dermatoscope which attaches directly to your smartphone.

Video 5 : The Dermlite DL4

The Dermlite DL4 is a top quality device from 3Gen. Excellent optics and build quality make this an excellent dermatoscope.