According to the American Cancer Society, skin cancer is the most common of all cancers. In fact, one in five Americans will have some form of skin cancer during his or her lifetime. Left untreated, certain types of skin cancer can be fatal. The good news is that skin cancer is highly curable when diagnosed and treated in its early stages. Regular skin cancer screenings and self-examinations are a critical first step in early diagnosis.
Treatment options for skin cancer vary, depending on the type of cancer (melanoma or non-melanoma), as well as its size, stage and location. By carefully evaluating your individual condition, your doctor will recommend the treatment options that are best for you.
DermOne offers a variety of treatments for skin cancer, including:
Source: American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org.