Cathy graduated from Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Bucharest in 2008. After that, she obtained her training in Dermatology at Elias Clinic, Emergency, University Hospital in Bucharest.
For the next two years, Cathy worked as a specialist in particular interest in Skin Cancer detection and Management, with focusing on skin mapping (foto finder) and CO2 lasers treatments.
After reaching the Specialist Knowledge level, Cathy moved to Sweden and worked as a Consultant at Gavle Hospital for three years. During this time, she had great results in the study and treatment of Dermatological diseases, including rare conditions for both adults and children. At the same time, she was involved in promoting and developing the value of Teledermoscopy in the early detection of skin tumours. This experience has given Cathy her passion for Dermoscopy and a broader approach to skin tumours.
Cathy works out of our Silverdale, Takapuna, New Lynn & Remuera clinics.
Dr Catrinel Popescu is a Southern Cross Affiliated Provider.