Skin cancer experts you can trust.
Our Advanced Melanoma & Skin Cancer Clinic specializes in invasive and non-invasive melanoma along with other advanced types of skin cancer. Our cancer doctors and team specialize in diagnosing and treating skin cancer.
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.
To schedule an appointment with the Melanoma & Advanced Skin Cancer Care Clinic, call (319) 558-4876(319) 558-4876.
Hear from our Experts
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.