Skin cancer is caused by an abnormal growth of skin cells and usually develops on skin that is often exposed to the sun. There are three main types of skin cancer, including basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and melanoma. We understand that getting checked for skin cancer or being diagnosed with skin cancer can be stressful and scary. However, you must see a dermatologist if you notice any suspicious-looking marks on your body. Dr. Erwin is highly skilled in detecting and treating all forms of skin cancer, so you can be sure you are in good hands! At our office, we offer treatments for the following:
- Basal Cell Carcinoma
- Squamous Cell Carcinoma
- Actinic Keratosis
- Superficial Radiation Treatment
In order to prevent skin cancer, it’s important to stay informed about it and know what to look for. The best way to learn more is by meeting with your board-certified dermatologist who can assess your unique medical history and risk level for skin cancer. Here are some common FAQs about skin cancer and its treatment.