melanoma

Melanoma & Skin Cancer Treatment Program

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center offers comprehensive diagnostic services, cutting-edge treatments, and supportive care to patients with melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers. In addition to the specialty care options available through the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Melanoma and Skin Cancer Program, part of University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, people also have access to a large network of community-based physicians.

At UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, patients receive personalized and coordinated treatment planning that incorporates the most advanced therapies and a range of cancer clinical trials for all phases of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers – from the earliest precursors to the most advanced stages of this disease.

The program's multidisciplinary approach to patient care combines the expertise of specialists, including:

Skin Cancer Treatment Strategies

Treatment strategies for skin cancer may include:

Your treatment plan may involve one or a combination of treatments and clinical trials. Your oncologist will discuss treatment options with you and your family care physician, and together you can decide which treatment option may be appropriate.

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Melanoma Specialty Care

Our multidisciplinary team of melanoma experts treats people who have advanced or metastatic skin cancer. They also offer second opinions.

Learn more about Melanoma Specialty Care at UPMC CancerCenter.