Advanced Melanoma & Skin Cancer Clinic
Skin Cancer Experts You Can Trust.
They work closely with you and your referring doctor to communicate your status and coordinate your cancer care. Depending on the type and stage of your skin cancer, your care team may include:
- Medical oncologist
- Reconstructive or plastic surgeon
- Care coordinator
- Social worker
- Cancer exercise specialist
“Melanoma is the fifth most common cancer being treated in this area,” says Dr. A. John Vander Zee, physician for Melanoma and Advanced Skin Cancer Care and plastic surgeon. “Now patients have one place to go where services come to them. It is seamless, centralized and more convenient.”
In addition to cancer treatment, our care focuses on your psychological and spiritual needs. You can access a wide range of free educational and support services through the Nassif Community Cancer Center.
Hear From Our Experts
Dr. John Vander Zee, plastic surgeon and skin cancer expert at the Nassif Community Cancer Center’s Advanced Melanoma and Skin Cancer Clinic, joins Dr. Arnold to discuss skin cancer. Types of skin cancer, prevention recommendations, and how the Advanced Melanoma and Skin Cancer Clinic is the one-stop-shop for skin cancer patients in the area.
Drs. Thomas Pietras and John Vander Zee were live on the Nassif Community Cancer Center Facebook page to discuss Melanoma risk factors, prevention and treatment.
Melanoma Facebook Live from UnityPoint Health on Vimeo.