Skin Cancer

Planning Treatment

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People with skin cancer may be treated by their primary doctor or by a team of specialists, who keep the primary doctor informed. Some cases of non-melanoma skin cancer can be treated in a primary doctor's office, while some cases of melanoma will require surgery and a team of specialists. These specialists may include a dermatologist, a medical oncologist (a specialist in cancer treatment), a surgeon, a radiation oncologist (a specialist in radiation therapy), and others.