Mohs Surgery, Skin Cancer and Melanoma

Ritu Saini, MD (New York, NY), National Skin Cancer Foundation, “Mohs Surgery, Skin Cancer and Melanoma”

Sharon’s first guest was Dr. Ritu Saini, a Dermatologist, representing the National Skin Cancer Foundation. Sharon noted that malignant melanoma is a skin cancer on the increase (most other cancers are decreasing), which she attributes to dry air and increasing solar exposure. With education and early detection, the disease is 95% preventable and 99%curable. Sharon’s Save a Child’s Life Foundation raises money to combat melanoma in children. Continue reading “Mohs Surgery, Skin Cancer and Melanoma”