Treating Nonmelanomas

Basal Cell Carcinoma & Squamous Cell Carcinoma

At Scott & White, You’re Treated as a Person, Not a Diagnosis

Skin cancer often begins as a slight discoloration of your skin or an abnormal mole. Our skin cancer experts at the Scott & White Skin Cancer Clinic offer the safest, most advanced therapies available in the treatment of all forms of non-melanomas. We’ve got your skin covered.

At Scott & White Healthcare, we offer a wide range of services for the treatment of all nonmelanomas, including basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. We specialize in:

At Scott & White, our philosophy is to match the treatment to the seriousness of your lesion or your cancer. In other words, treatment goals at Scott & White focus on removing all of your cancer while preserving as much cosmetic appearance as possible.

The members of your Integrated Skin Care Team bring together the collective skill and expertise from all the specialties and subspecialties involved in your care, which can include:

Collaborative Care and Expertise Help Ensure the Best Outcome for You

Sophisticated cancer care takes teamwork. That’s why Scott & White promotes a collaborative environment.

Your Integrated Care Team will met to discuss your specific needs and determine the best treatment options for you to consider. Then your lead physician will talk with you and, if you’d like, your family, about the team’s recommendations.

Together, you and your lead physician will decide which treatment choice is best for you.

Throughout your treatment, your physicians will continue to meet regularly to discuss your care. This ongoing, close collaboration helps ensure the best outcome for you.

Following active treatment, your Integrated Care Team will work with you to create the most appropriate follow-up care plan.

Your Treatment Options

At Scott & White, we explore every treatment option, considering surgical and nonsurgical alternatives. In many cases, your skin cancer treatment will include a combination of approaches.

Scott & White offers a number of progressive, nonsurgical approaches to treating nonmelanomas.

Treatment options for nonmelanomas include:

Factors That Impact Your Treatment

Your treatment options for nonmelanomas generally depend on these factors:

  • Site of original lesion
  • How deeply the cancer has grown into your skin
  • Whether your cancer has spread to other parts of your body
  • Your age and overall health status
  • Your surgical history
  • Your personal preference

At Scott & White, treatment goals generally focus on removing as much of the cancer as possible while preserving as much of your cosmetic appearance as reasonable.

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