The physicians at Commonwealth Dermatology encourage everyone to make both self-skin exams and regular skin exam’s with a board certified Dermatologist a part of their health care routine.
Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer. It is very curable when caught early.
Monthly self-skin exams: is an important factor in early discovery of these lesions. Getting to know your own skin, is key to noticing changes early.
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Baseline Skin Exam with a Dermatologist: It is recommended that everyone see a dermatologist to have a baseline skin exam. At this exam, they will look over all your spots, freckles, and moles with you. They will assure you which ones are normal and begin a treatment plan on any that may be of concern.
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To schedule a skin exam, please call our office at 804-440-SKIN (7546).