If you’ve been diagnosed with melanoma, you’re probably facing many decisions — choices that can be overwhelming and hard. Where should you go for care? What’s your first step? At Memorial Sloan Kettering, we’re constantly thinking of these questions, too — and how we can be the answer to all of them. We’ve transformed the outlook for people with melanoma in recent years, and we are committed to giving you the best outcome and quality of care possible.

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It’s Time to Change How the World Treats Cancer.

Learn how we’re making what was impossible yesterday possible today.

Pictured: Jedd Wolchok
Clinical Trials

Choosing Memorial Sloan Kettering may give you access to new melanoma therapies before they are widely available elsewhere.

Pictured: James
James’s Story

James had advanced melanoma and dwindling treatment options when his doctors enrolled him in a clinical trial of ipilimumab, an innovative immunotherapy developed at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Prediction Tools

Use our online nomogram to calculate the risk that cancer has spread to the lymph nodes in patients with melanoma. Results can help in making important treatment decisions.

Ashfaq Marghoob
Early Detection Can Make All the Difference
Dermatologist Ashfaq Marghoob cares for people with skin melanoma in Manhattan and Long Island. Here, he performs a dermoscopy, a screening procedure to detect melanoma at its earliest stages.