Mohs Surgery or Radiation Therapy for Skin Cancer

Mohs Surgery or Radiation Therapy for Skin Cancer If you’ve been diagnosed with basal cell and squamous cell skin cancer and are looking for the best treatment option, it’s important to understand what’s available. Mohs surgery and radiation are two common treatment options. What is Mohs Surgery? You’ve probably heard about Mohs surgery, but might … Continued

5 Tips to Prevent Skin Cancer During Summer

The sun is blazing, the sky is bright and the great outdoors are calling. But before you venture out, consider these facts: Experts are seeing an alarming rise in skin cancer (a tumor or growth of abnormal cells near the surface of the skin or just below the skin), especially among young women. Melanoma cases … Continued

Summer Sun Safety Month: Protecting yourself from skin cancer

While you’re enjoying the great outdoors this summer, it’s important to protect your skin and eyes from the harmful effects of ultraviolet (UVA and UVB) rays. Prolonged, consistent or repeated exposure to ultraviolet rays can lead to brown spots, age spots, red spots, wrinkles, and burning –– making you more susceptible to skin cancer. Luckily, … Continued

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