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From prevention to long-term treatment, our team of specialists provides award-winning and compassionate cancer care.
If you have skin cancer, it’s reassuring to know that recently developed treatments are available, providing a better chance for a cure and improving patients’ quality of life. At CHI Franciscan, our dermatologists and other skin cancer specialists use the latest, most advanced therapies for treating skin cancer.
Screening and diagnosis
Although skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States, it’s highly curable if it’s detected early through regular screening. Three most common skin cancers are:
- Basal cell carcinoma
- Squamous cell carcinoma
Our treatments for skin cancer
At CHI Franciscan Cancer Care, our oncologists usually treat early-stage skin cancers with surgery to remove the cancer cells.
Your oncologist may recommend other treatments in addition to or instead of surgery, depending on the type and stage of your skin cancer. Using a team approach, experts from several specialties will work together to design a personalized treatment plan specifically for your individual case, which may include one or more of the following:
Care without the commute
You can receive treatment for skin cancer at our premier treatment centers conveniently located throughout the Puget Sound area:
Bremerton, Silverdale and Poulsbo
CHI Franciscan Cancer Care at Harrison Medical Center
CHI Franciscan Cancer Care at St. Joseph Medical Center
Find a specialist
Your first visit is with a board-certified specialist, who will discuss the next steps with you.
Your Cancer Journey
Cancers We Treat
Cervical, Ovarian and Uterine Cancers
Colon and Rectal Cancers
Head and Neck Cancers
Leukemia and Lymphoma
Liver and Pancreas Cancers
Prostate, Bladder and Kidney Cancers
> Skin Cancer
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