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Residents of ON, BC and AB

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You Require a Doctor's Referral for your Dermatology Virtual Visit

I Need a Referral

Book first with a DermCafé Family Doctor, who can Refer you to our Dermatologists

This visit doesn't affect your own Family Doctor (e.g. no negation)​

I Already Have a Referral

After your Doctor submits our Online Referral Form, you'll get a email link to book your Dermatology Virtual Visit. You must register using this specific link

We do NOT accept faxed referrals. We strongly encourage everyone to embrace modern technology. 

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I have Private Insurance 

No Referral Required

I have Morcare, StudyInsured or Intrepid247 

We direct-bill these insurances

I have other Private Insurance  

$175 Consultation

$89 Follow-up Visit

Insurance receipt provided

At this time, we do not direct-bill any other insurance  

What can DermCafé care for virtually?

DermCafé CAN'T safely provide virtual care for:

  • Inadequately captured on photo:

    • Mole/skin cancer/lesion concerns

    • Concerns inside the mouth

    • Concerns in the anal/genital region

    • Concerns on the scalp

    • Full or regional skin checks

    • Hair loss

  • Requires in-person care from the onset:

    • Widespread or complex rashes 

    • Wounds

    • Procedural care (e.g. skin cancer removals)

  • Medical emergencies

  • Prescription for controlled substances


These concerns require in-person care at physical Dermatologist offices

DermCafé CAN safely provide virtual care for:

  • Acne and acne scarring

  • Rosacea

  • Facial skin discolouration (Melasma)

  • Photoaging

  • Other facial rashes (Seborrheic dermatitis, perioral dermatitis)

  • Dandruff

  • Keratosis pilaris

  • Hemangiomas 

  • Limited eczema (e.g. hand eczema)

  • Limited psoriasis

  • Limited contact dermatitis

  • Limited hives

  • Benign lesion removals (e.g. skin tag) in the Greater Toronto Area and Ottawa are available via transition to our Dermatology Team's physical offices

DermCafé is a DIGITAL-only clinic. All virtual visits are conducted via audio/video call and diagnoses made via submitted photos. We do NOT provide expedited follow-ups to in-person Dermatology clinics. All follow-ups must be arranged through DermCafé unless otherwise specified