Besides seeing your skin cancer specialist regularly for screenings, it is essential to know for what else to look and be careful of at home. If you see an alteration in the mole such as crusting, prolonged itchiness, change in shape or size, or you have a sore on the body that is not healing, immediately consult your skin cancer dermatologist.
Knowing each and every skin cancer sign could be helpful when you check for them by yourself.
- Irregular mole
- Mole with unclear or blurry edges
- Mole which is uneven color
- Mole with more than 6mm in size
- Mole that keeps changing with time
Whenever you notice any of these signs make an appointment with a skin cancer specialist. Early detection of skin cancer improves the outcome and assures effective treatment.
We, at Safe Health PC, encourage our patients to get familiar with the signs and symptoms of skin cancer. We educate and encourage them to come in for routine cancer screenings.
Schedule an appointment with your skin cancer dermatologist if you notice any of the above signs, or have any other concerns. Early diagnosis of skin cancer is important to assure the effective treatment. Our center is equipped with the latest technologies to diagnose precancerous or cancerous moles. Once the skin cancer is detected, Skin Cancer Dermatologist at Safe Health PC then works with the patient to design a customized treatment plan. Our medical and non-medical staff takes care of the patient through the treatment procedure.