Skin cancers are the most common cancer type, affecting more people each year than all other cancers combined. Skin cancers include several different types of malignancies. The majority of skin cancers are in the category of non-melanoma skin cancers. This section is focused on non-melanoma skin cancers. Melanoma, another common skin cancer, is discussed in a separate melanoma section.

When skin cancer is caught early, it is highly treatable, but accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment by experienced experts is essential for optimal outcome and cosmetic result.

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Why Roswell Park for skin cancer?

While skin cancer may be the most common cancer type, you’ll receive uncommon care from our elite experts with the resources of a comprehensive cancer center designated by the National Cancer Institute.

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Treatment for skin cancer

Your personalized treatment plan will be developed by a team of experts in skin cancers, including dermatologists, dermatopathologists, plastic and reconstructive surgeons and medical and radiation oncologists who work together to deliver the very best cancer care for you.

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Our locations

Roswell Park offers comprehensive cancer care for skin cancers at several convenient locations, including our downtown Main Campus, at our Amherst and Niagara Falls Centers and through the Roswell Park Care Network in Depew and in Orchard Park.

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Cancer Is Our Only Focus

Roswell Park provides care for the whole person. While our surgical, medical and radiation oncologists treat the disease, our patients can also rely on a team of psychologists, social workers, dietitians and other professionals, who work together to provide a full spectrum of integrated care — all under one roof.

We know every patient is unique. That’s why we deliver the highest-quality care, with a treatment plan tailored specifically for you.

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