Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, more common than all other cancers combined. At least 1 in 5 people will get a skin cancer sometime during his or her life. When detected and treated early, most types of skin cancer have very high cure rates.

Types of Skin Cancer

  • Basal cell carcinoma (BCC)

  • Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)

  • Malignant meloma in situ (MMis)

  • Malignant melanoma (MM)

  • Rare skin cancers

Dr. Alexander Gross and his medical staff are all well trained and experienced in recognizing and diagnosing all types of skin cancers.

Treatment will vary depending on the exact cancer type, its location on your body, and its aggressiveness. We will help formulate the most appropriate, best evidence-based treatment plan for you specifically. Sometimes this involves the use of medications, surgery, or coordination of care with other local cancer physicians.

Have you had your annual skin check ? Early detection is the key to skin cancer prevention.