Overview of MSK Skin Cancer Center Hauppauge
MSK Skin Cancer Center Hauppauge provides the same compassionate care patients expect from Memorial Sloan Kettering in a state-of-the-art facility that is convenient for residents of Long Island. Our skin-care management program includes a team of experts in melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma, and other types of skin cancer. We also provide treatment for various head and neck cancers.
At MSK Hauppauge, nearby residents have easier access to MSK’s outstanding cancer care services, including:
- skin cancer screening via 3-D imaging, dermoscopy, confocal microscopy, and other imaging techniques
- active surveillance program for people with a high risk of skin cancer
- Mohs surgery
- photodynamic therapy
- surgical consults for head and neck cancers
At Memorial Sloan Kettering, doctors, nurses, and other specialists work together on treatment teams for each patient. This means that your care team is highly experienced in caring for people with the type of cancer you have. In addition to your medical care, your team will also develop a plan to care for your total well-being, including support for your family and loved ones.
For most cancers, your treatment will be led by one or more primary doctors. These could include a medical oncologist, a surgical oncologist, and a radiation oncologist. Each of these doctors brings a defined set of expertise and techniques for treating cancer.