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Skin Cancer Treatments

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Topical Treatments

Seborrheic keratosis, also referred to as raised age spots are one of the most common noncancerous skin growths and often appears on the face, chest, shoulders, or back.  They have a waxy, scaly, slightly elevated appearance.  Now offering ESKATA, the first and only FDA-approved topical treatment for raised seborrheic keratoses (SKs).  Two treatments of ESKATA hydrogen peroxide topical solution are recommended for full results.

Light Therapy

Actinic keratosis (AKs) is a pre-cancerous growth that presents as a rough, scaly patch on the skin caused by years of sun exposure.  It is most common on the face, lips, ears, back of hands, forearms, scalp, and neck.  Blue light therapy photodynamic therapy is a minimally invasive treatment that is approved by insurances to treat AKs on the face and scalp.  A series of two blue light (Levulan Kerastick)  treatments is recommended in the fall or winter.