Find a Skin Cancer Expert

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center provides comprehensive, multidisciplinary care to patients with squamous cell carcinoma and other skin cancers. Our skin cancer team includes specialists in:

Each team member has expertise in evaluating and treating patients with cancers of the skin, and experience in managing complex, multiple, and recurrent skin cancers. Each patient is assigned to a treatment team that includes specialists from all disciplines involved in the treatment of skin cancer. This ensures that our patients can be confident that their skin cancer diagnosis is accurate, and that their treatment will be as effective as possible and lead to the best cosmetic outcome.

In addition to medical care, Memorial Sloan Kettering offers a broad range of emotional support programs designed to help patients and family members cope with the range of issues related to life during and after cancer treatment. See Survivorship & Support for more information.

In addition to our main campus in Manhattan, Memorial Sloan Kettering also provides dermatology services at our state-of-the-art facilities in Hauppauge, Long Island, and Basking Ridge, New Jersey.

Select from the list below to learn more about our team of skin cancer experts, including their education, training, board certifications, current publications, and specific areas of expertise.

Pictured: Jatin Shah
Chief, Head and Neck Service; Elliot W. Strong Chair in Head and Neck Oncology
Jay O. Boyle, MD -- Director, Fellowship Training Program in Head and Neck Surgery
Director, Fellowship Training Program in Head and Neck Surgery
Ashok R. Shaha, MD, FACS -- Jatin P. Shah Chair in Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology
Jatin P. Shah Chair in Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology
Pictured: Bhuvanesh Singh
Director, Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology
Richard J. Wong
Vice Chair for Clinical Activities, Department of Surgery
Michael P. La Quaglia
Chief, Pediatric Surgical Service; Joseph H. Burchenal Chair in Pediatrics
Chih-Shan Jason Chen, MD, PhD, FAAD -- Director of Dermatologic Surgery, MSKCC Hauppauge
Director of Dermatologic Surgery, Hauppauge
Allan C. Halpern, MD -- Chief, Dermatology Service
Chief, Dermatology Service
Ashfaq A. Marghoob, MD -- Head, Hauppauge Dermatology Section
Head, Hauppauge Dermatology Section
Steven Q. Wang, MD -- Head, Basking Ridge Dermatology Section; Director of Dermatologic Surgery and Dermatology, Basking Ridge
Head, Basking Ridge Dermatology Section; Director of Dermatologic Surgery and Dermatology, Basking Ridge
Chih-Shan Jason Chen, MD, PhD, FAAD -- Director of Dermatologic Surgery, MSKCC Hauppauge
Director of Dermatologic Surgery, Hauppauge
Pictured: Kishwer Nehal
Director, Mohs Micrographic and Dermatologic Surgery
Steven Q. Wang, MD -- Head, Basking Ridge Dermatology Section; Director of Dermatologic Surgery and Dermatology, Basking Ridge
Head, Basking Ridge Dermatology Section; Director of Dermatologic Surgery and Dermatology, Basking Ridge
Karen D. Schupak, MD -- Chief, External Beam Radiotherapy Service, Regional Care Network; Chief, Basking Ridge Radiation Oncology
Chief, External Beam Radiotherapy Service, Regional Care Network; Chief, Basking Ridge Radiation Oncology
Michael J. Zelefsky, MD -- Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Department of Radiation Oncology; Chief, Brachytherapy Service
Vice Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology, Clinical Research; Chief, Brachytherapy Service
Richard M. Gewanter, MD -- Chief, Commack/Rockville Center Radiation Oncology
Chief, Commack/Rockville Center Radiation Oncology
Nancy Y. Lee, MD
Vice-Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology, Experimental Therapeutics