Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center is at the forefront of leading care for skin cancer, including melanoma. Our specialized team works together to provide a precise diagnosis and develop personalized treatment plans. We combine advanced research, technology and techniques with compassionate care to create a plan that is right for you.
The National Cancer Institute designates us as a Comprehensive Cancer Center, the highest ranking by the world’s leading authority on cancer.
Our doctors received advanced training in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers. As leading cancer experts, our doctors also serve in the organizations responsible for developing the guidelines for patient care.
Our dermatologists, Mohs specialists, surgical oncologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, plastic surgeons, ophthalmologists and pathologists combine their expertise to create a personalized care plan that is right for you.
At our regular cancer care meetings, experts in your specific type of cancer from across medical disciplines work together to create a treatment plan for the most complex cases. This means expert, comprehensive care just for you.
As a research-based cancer center, we are at the forefront of the latest treatments for melanoma, an aggressive form of skin cancer. Our commitment to research means that you receive the most current, sophisticated treatment available.
A second opinion can help you make the best decisions. We review your medical history, diagnostic tests, any previous treatments and your personal preferences to provide you with an informed opinion.