For all types of skin cancer early detection is crucial for a good outcome.
UV protection with topical sunscreens and avoidance of excessive natural and artificial UV exposure are significant ways to protect yourself from skin cancer.
In our office, Dr. Daou will examine you and determine if the lesion on your face looks suspicious for cancer. He will explain the procedure to you and possibly schedule a biopsy and/or surgical excision. If indicated, he will discuss reconstruction for repair of the excision site.