As the summer sun gives way to autumn leaves, people everywhere begin preparing for coat, boot and scarf season. However, after months of being in the sun, it is important to check your skin for new or suspicious-looking moles. Learn what you should watch for in your moles to prevent skin cancer with Dr. David Graham in Edmond, OK.

Is this mole normal? 
If you think you have a mole which seems suspicious, you should see your doctor as soon as possible for an examination. Follow the ABCDEs of detecting skin cancer to help you spot questionable moles:

Skin Cancer Treatment in Edmond, OK 

Skin cancer in its early stages is treatable with a high curability rate. Finding skin cancer early by following the ABCDEs and having regular skin examinations at your dermatologist’s office can greatly increase your chances of overcoming your skin cancer. Most skin cancer treatments involve removing the cancerous tissue from the body with surgery. In some cases, patients may require chemotherapy or radiotherapy.

For more information on skin cancer, please contact Dr. Graham in Edmond, OK. Call (405) 216-0100 to schedule your preventative skin examination or appointment to have a mole checked out with Dr. Graham today!

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