Skin Cancer Fernley, NV

Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, and it affects millions of Americans every year. While performing skin cancer self-exams and monitoring your skin closely for any changes can help you catch cancer early, you also need professional help. We highly recommend scheduling an annual appointment with Dr Gross so he can check for signs of skin cancer Fernley NV like:

  • Dome-shaped pearly bumps
  • Red, scaly skin
  • Tender red or skin-colored nodules
  • Asymmetrical moles
  • Unusual colors
  • Spots larger than the tip of a pencil eraser
  • Bleeding, itching, or crusting
  • Sores that don’t heal normally
  • Changes in any of the above

The Benefits of Early Detection

Basal and squamous cell carcinomas are some of the most common types of skin cancer Fernley NV. They are very treatable, but experts still estimate that carcinomas will contribute to around 3,000 deaths in 2013. This statistic likely includes many people who failed to get their carcinomas detected and treated early. With help from Dr Gross, you can prevent signs of skin cancer from going undetected. Simply schedule an annual appointment for a skin cancer exam with Dr Gross and let him bring his 20+ years of experience in dermatology to bear on your case.

Preventing Skin Cancer

With UV radiation being the leading cause of skin cancer Fernley NV, simply protecting your skin from the sun can go a long way towards keeping your skin healthier longer. Always wear sunscreen when hiking in the desert near Fernley NV, as well as when you’re in out and about in the city of Fernley NV itself. Little bits of exposure can add up over time so don’t skimp on your sun protection.

Fernley Dermatology Skin Cancer Center

Fernley Dermatology Skin Cancer Center Tel: 775-575-6300
240 US Hwy 95A South, Suite A
Fernley, NV 89408

Victor Valley Dermatology Skin Cancer Center

Victor Valley Dermatology Skin Cancer Center Tel: 760-951-9895
12550 Hesperia Rd. Suite 218
Victorville, CA 92395

Barstow Dermatology Skin Cancer Center

Barstow Dermatology Skin Cancer Cente Across from the Barstow Community Hospital
Tel: 760-255-3376 655
S. 7th Street (Helen Runyon Street)
Barstow, CA 92311

Inland Dermatology Skin Cancer Center

Inland Dermatology Skin Cancer Center Near San Antonio Community Hospital
Tel: 909-985-1948
1113 Alta Avenue, Suite 200
Upland, CA 91786

Blythe Dermatology Skin Cancer Center

Blythe Dermatology Skin Cancer Center Tel: 760-921-3376
500 North Broadway
Blythe, CA 92225

Accepted Insurance

We are a preferred provider with many insurance plans including Blue Cross, Blue Shield, United Health Care, Aetna, Cigna….and many more.

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About Us

Dr. Gross is Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology and received degrees from Harvard College and the UCLA School of Medicine.