Skin Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

Skin cancers are the most common type of human malignancy. The three most common types of skin cancer include basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma. Excessive sun exposure is a well know risk factor for the development of skin cancer. Sun protection, and the use of a broad spectrum sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or higher are important in the primary prevention of skin cancer. Early detection and treatment are important for decreasing the chance of a skin cancer spreading. Dr. Harvey is skilled at identifying and treating precancerous and cancerous skin lesions. In consultation with dermatopathologists, surgical oncology, plastic surgery, and Mohs surgery, Dr. Harvey will devise an individualized treatment plan tailored to each skin cancer patient.

If you are in need of Skin Cancer Treatment, please visit one of our office locations.

TPMG Hampton Roads Center for Dermatology – Virginia Beach
Phone: 757-917-5101

TPMG Hampton Roads Center for Dermatology – Newport News
Phone: 757-232-8856

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