Melanoma Dermatologist in Norwalk

Melanoma and Skin Cancer Treatment in Norwalk

Melanoma Doctor in Norwalk

Up to 3 million Skin Cancers are diagnosed yearly in this country. For those who have had a Basal or Squamous Cell Carcinoma, or a Melanoma, regular checkups every 6-12 months may be appropriate.

In addition those with a fair complexion, numerous freckles, a history of multiple sunburns, or a family history of Skin Cancer or Melanoma in a first degree relative may want to have a complete screening skin exam.

We offer an innovative treatment for sun damage called Photodynamic Therapy or PDT. This uses a special lotion which is applied and then exposed to visible blue light. It is one of the most effective methods of treatment for Actinic Keratoses or Pre-cancers.

Patient undergoing Photodynamic Therapy to treat precancerous lesions from past sun exposure.

For further information on Skin Cancer and Melanoma:
American Academy of Dermatology and The Skin Cancer Foundation