Melanoma Treatment in Apple Valley CA
Get expert melanoma treatment in Apple Valley CA from experienced dermatologic surgeon Dr Keith Gross.
Because melanoma can often spread to other parts of your body, melanoma is widely regarded as one of the most dangerous forms of skin cancer. Melanoma may begin as a small mole, bump, or spot, so if you notice any of these new developments on your skin you should definitely take action. The best way to ensure you get early and effective melanoma treatment in Apple Valley CA is to consult an expert like Dr Gross who specializes in skin cancer treatment.
Options for Melanoma Treatment in Apple Valley CA
The type of melanoma treatment in Apple Valley CA that you will have depends on the stage of development of your melanoma. Melanomas that are just beginning to develop can be removed with a surgical excision. The larger the melanoma grows, the deeper and wider the excision will have to be in order to make sure that all of the cancerous cells are removed. For later stage melanomas, a combination of surgery and other treatments like chemotherapy, immunotherapy, or radiation therapy may be required. If you have any questions about melanoma treatment in Apple Valley CA, just ask Dr Gross.
Why Trust Dr Gross
Dr Gross is a highly experienced dermatologist and a Fellow of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. He takes care to remain at the forefront of techniques for melanoma detection and melanoma treatment in Apple Valley CA, including Mohs surgery. Many minor surgical treatments can be provided right in the comfort of his office.
Get Screened for Melanoma Today
When it comes to the success of your melanoma treatment, early detection is very important. The smaller the melanoma is when your treatment begins, the less invasive the excision will be and the lower your risk of seeing the melanoma spread beyond the skin. We urge you to make time in your busy life in to visit one of our offices at least once per year for a thorough skin cancer screening.