July 3, 2015 | by City of Hope
City of Hope is a leader in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer and precancerous conditions. Our multidisciplinary team of health care professionals takes an integrated approach to treating this disease by combining the latest research findings with outstanding patient care.
In this podcast, Hans Schoellhammer, M.D., surgical oncologist at City of Hope, discusses ways to avoid skin cancer. He also explains the warning signs of skin cancer, why skin cancers are on the rise and the risk factors for skin cancer.
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