Basal Cell Carcinoma

Steven Wang (left) is an expert in skin cancer screening and diagnosis, and in Mohs surgery for removing skin tumors. He heads the Dermatology Section at Memorial Sloan Kettering's treatment center in Basking Ridge, NJ.

Basal Cell Carcinoma, and how we can help.

Basal cell carcinoma is the most common form of cancer worldwide. In the United States, it accounts for approximately 80 percent of all skin cancers. The majority of basal cell carcinomas are easily and successfully treated with current therapies.

In this section, you can find up-to-date information about basal cell carcinoma and learn about Memorial Sloan Kettering’s expertise in treating patients with this common form of skin cancer.

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