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    What is a dermatologic surgeon?

    One of the most innovative and progressive medical subspecialties, these ASDS experts perform medically necessary and cosmetic treatment and procedures to improve skin health and beauty.

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    From aging skin to skin cancer...

    No one is more qualified to help than an ASDS member dermatologist. Each year, these skilled doctors perform 5 million cosmetic procedures and 2.6 million skin cancer treatments.

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    One American dies of melanoma almost every hour

    The good news: With early detection, melanoma has an almost 100 percent five-year survival rate. Schedule a free skin cancer screening today.

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    From crow's feet to spider veins...

    You'll look and feel your best when ASDS member dermatologists combine their training and expertise with the widest range of options available.

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Skin Cancer Self-Exam Kit

 

Skin Cancer Facts and More

 
 

More than 1 million skin cancers are diagnosed in the United States every year. An equal-opportunity cancer, skin cancer can affect people of any race, sex or age. In fact, melanoma – the deadliest form of skin cancer – is the second most common cancer in women ages 20 to 29. 

The good news is that when detected early, skin cancer has an almost 100 percent five-year survival rate. Research shows that most skin cancers are found by an individual. When people regularly check their skin for suspicious moles or lesions, they can literally save their own lives. However, it can be something that people overlook because they don’t have the knowledge or tools to perform monthly skin self-exams.

Learn how to perform skin self-exams and download your free kit here: Skin Cancer Self-Exam Kit 

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