As spring approaches and the weather starts warming up, many of us are likely to spend more time outdoors. So, it’s important to remember that too much sun exposure can be harmful to your skin and lead to skin cancer. May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, making it the perfect time to schedule your annual
Every May, Board-Certified Dermatologists and Dermatology Advanced Practitioners spend extra time raising awareness about skin cancer, the most common cancer in the United States. It is a time to educate and inform our community about all things related to skin cancer. Melanoma Monday is also recognized during May and falls on the first Monday of
At Skin Cancer & Dermatology Institute we are dedicated to raising awareness about skin cancer daily, not just with our patients but with our community. Our Medical Providers participate in local community events and organizations, including organizations such as the Nevada Cancer Coalition, to ensure that we spread awareness about America’s most common cancer. And
Anna Ellis, APRN Skin Cancer is the number one cancer in the United States, with 1 in 5 people diagnosed with skin cancer by the age of 70. It is one of the most preventable and treatable cancers, but many of us still have a lot of questions about it. This is a great time
“It’s a great day at work when…. you can provide a patient a 98-99% cure rate of their skin cancer and perform their reconstruction within a few hours.” We are excited to welcome Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon and Board-Certified Dermatologist, Michael Zumwalt, MD. Dr. Zumwalt studied medicine and completed his Dermatology residency at Loma Linda University.
At Skin Cancer & Dermatology Institute we believe education creates empowerment about all things related to skin health. During Skin Cancer Awareness Month we share our expert knowledge about skin cancer, preventative measures, and sun safety tips. Today we sit down with Dr. Adam Wallach, Board-Certified Dermatologist, and one of our Medical Providers at our
Mohs Surgery is considered the gold standard in skin cancer treatment, offering a high cure rate and other unique benefits. Mohs Surgery in the Spotlight You may have heard Real Housewives, NASCAR drivers, and even the Kardashians talk about Mohs in the last couple of years. So, what is it? Here’s the quick answer: Mohs