Anyone can get skin cancer regardless of age, gender, or race. Sun-exposed areas of the skin are usually the first locations for skin cancers to form, but skin cancers can also form elsewhere in the body as well. For example, a small tumor on the ear or inside a joint may appear benign on its own, but if not treated, the tumor could grow and spread. The best way to prevent this is by always covering up exposed parts of your skin with clothes, including hats and sunglasses. Check La Jolla Skin Cancer Removal.
Although skin cancers may not be life threatening, they can cause significant pain. For example, the common sun-damaged suntan often leaves visible red patches and wrinkles, which make it difficult to get rid of. Some people even end up with spots and blisters. Although treatments can help heal these problems, they can leave scars, which will need to be removed.
Many doctors prefer to perform skin cancer removal through surgical procedures, but there are other options for those who do not have the time or money for a surgical procedure. One common option is laser treatment. Laser treatment removes a small area of skin using a specially formulated laser and then the patient recovers from the procedure without having to worry about scarring or other damage.
West Dermatology – La Jolla/UTC
9339 Genesee Ave #350A, San Diego, CA 92121
Phone No: (858) 943-4485