Skin Cancer

Skin Cancer Treatment

Skin cancer is now the most common cancer. There are about 35 new cases of malignant skin cancer diagnosed in London and the UK in general every day. These rates have more than quadrupled within the past three decades. Despite the scariness of cancer, there are several treatment options available for those who are diagnosed with the disease.

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The most common form of skin cancer is basal cell carcinoma. Also known as BCC, it is a non-melanoma cancer and usually not a fatal illness. It usually manifests as a scaly or rough patch of skin that is red or brown in color. Several treatments can be effective in treating BCC, including radiation therapy, topical medications, photodynamic therapy, and surgery which has an excellent cure rate.

Of all types of skin cancer, squamous cell carcinoma is the second most common. Like BCC, SCC is a non-melanoma type of cancer and unlikely to spread. The same types of treatments are used for squamous cell carcinoma, or SCC. Excisional surgery, an operation during which the physician cuts the entire tumor out at once with a scalpel, has an excellent success rate at 90%. Local anesthesia is usually used for these surgeries, which can be completed in a doctor’s office or a hospital.

Procedures for treating or removing skin cancer vary, depending upon the type and size of the tumor or tumors. While these two common forms of cancer have high survival rates, they can result in moderate to severe disfigurement when left untreated. Surgery can often help prevent such disfigurement from occurring. Reconstructive surgery and skin grafting may be necessary to fully repair the skin.

To book an appointment with our dermatologist call us on 0207 112 4924, our lines are open from 9am to 9pm Monday to Saturday. Alternatively, email us on info@london-dermatology-clinic.com.

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  • Skin Conditions
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“It was reassuring to see a specialist to check out a mole that has been troubling me after years of sun beds” J.S. Romford. Read More

Common conditions seen at the London Dermatology Clinic include acne, eczema, psoriasis, warts, verrucas, skin tags, moles and sebaceous cysts. Most of these conditions can be diagnosed and treated in one visit by our doctors. Read More

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Basal Cell Carcinoma

The most common form of skin cancer is basal cell carcinoma. Also known as BCC, it is a non-melanoma cancer and usually not a fatal illness. It usually manifests as a scaly or rough patch of skin that is red or brown in color. Several treatments can be effective in treating BCC, including radiation therapy, topical medications, photodynamic therapy, and surgery which has an excellent cure rate.

Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Of all types of skin cancer, squamous cell carcinoma is the second most common. Like BCC, SCC is a non-melanoma type of cancer and unlikely to spread. The same types of treatments are used for squamous cell carcinoma, or SCC. Excisional surgery, an operation during which the physician cuts the entire tumor out at once with a scalpel, has an excellent success rate at 90%. Local anesthesia is usually used for these surgeries, which can be completed in a doctor’s office or a hospital.

Procedures for treating or removing skin cancer vary, depending upon the type and size of the tumor or tumors. While these two common forms of cancer have high survival rates, they can result in moderate to severe disfigurement when left untreated. Surgery can often help prevent such disfigurement from occurring. Reconstructive surgery and skin grafting may be necessary to fully repair the skin.

To book an appointment with our dermatologist call us on 0207 112 4924, our lines are open from 9am to 9pm Monday to Saturday. Alternatively, email us on info@london-dermatology-clinic.com.

  • Testimonials
  • Skin Conditions
  • Special Offers

“It was reassuring to see a specialist to check out a mole that has been troubling me after years of sun beds” J.S. Romford. Read More

Common conditions seen at the London Dermatology Clinic include acne, eczema, psoriasis, warts, verrucas, skin tags, moles and sebaceous cysts. Most of these conditions can be diagnosed and treated in one visit by our doctors. Read More

None available at present.

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Private Prescriptions

Start your treatment today with a private consultation with a skin specialist. We can see you at short notice and typically without a GP referral.
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Minor Surgery

We offer same day treatment for moles, cysts, skin tags and wart removals. Simple, fast and effective treatment available today.
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Paediatric Dermatology

We see patients of all ages, including children and understand the difficulties parents face. We routinely treat difficult cases of eczema with excellent results.
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Acne Treatment

Wide range of effective treatments available with stunning results for both acne and acne scarring. Enquire about our latest Dermapen, PDT or PRP therapy.

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