Depending on the particular stage of your melanoma diagnosis, there may be several treatment options available to you. Each case is unique - your doctor will want to review your full pathology report and your medical history with you when discussing treatment, to determine the best course of action. And, if you are newly diagnosed with melanoma, learning about treatment options is of the utmost importance. There are many centers around the United States that specialize in diagnosing and treating melanoma. Not sure where to go? Visit the MRF’s Treatment Center Finder to help finding the right place for you.
These are examples of they types of treatment available for melanoma. Based on your personal history, pathology report, and stage at diagnosis, your doctor may recommend one or more of the following: