Patient Info

Actinic Keratosis

An actinic keratosis, also knowns as a solar keratosis, is a scaly of crusty growth (lesion). If most often appears on the bald scalp, face, ears, neck or any other areas of the body frequently exposed to the sun. You’ll most often see the plural “keratoses” because there is seldom one.  Download this PDF now >

Basal Cell Carcinoma

The most common of all cancers, Basal Cell Carcinoma, affects 800,000 Americans each year. One of the three cancers in America is skin cancer, and 75 percent of skin cars are Basal Cell Carcinoma. this type of cancer has a 95 percent cure rate but can cause complication or even death if it is neglected. Download this PDF now >

Malignant Melanoma

Melanoma is a type of cancer occurring in cells that color the skin called melanocytes. Located in the lower part of the epidermis, these cells produce melanin. When the skin is exposed to the sun, melanocytes produce more pigment, causing the skin to darken, or tan. The most aggressive form of skin cancer, Melanoma can occur anywhere on the body. Download this PDF now >

Dysplatic Nevi (Atypical Moles)

Normal moles are common small brown spots or growths on the skin that appear in the first few decades of life in almost everyone. They can be either flat or elevated and are generally round and regularly shaped. Melanoma, one of the deadliest forms of skin cancer, most often appears as an asymmetrical, irregularly bordered, multicolored or tan/brown spot or growth that continues to increase in size over time. Download this PDF now >

Squamous Cell Skin Carcinoma

The second most common skin cancer, Squamous Cell Skin Carcinoma affects 200,000 Americans each year. This type of cancer begins and usually is confined to the epidermis for some time. This type of cancer has a high cure rate but can cause disfiguring, complications or even death if it is neglected and allowed to spread. Download this PDF now >