The Dermatologist – Empowering the Patient: Educating Patients on Different Skin Cancer Treatments
It is crucial for dermatologists to be at the frontline of the skin cancer epidemic. Jeffrey S. Fromowitz, MD, FAAD, understands the difficulty educating patients and providing physicians with the different skin cancer treatments that currently are available. Surgery is typically coupled with downtime and invasive procedures. Since many skin cancer treatment recipients are seniors, the invasive route is often not an option. Dr. Fromowitz explains the pros and cons of the different skin cancer treatments in this article.