Skin Cancer / Melanoma

At the Perlmutter Cancer Center, our renowned melanoma specialists treat more than 2,000 patients each year, including over 200 new melanoma patients. We strive to offer each patient personalized, informative care with unique, effective treatment options. Our team of professionals-including specialists in dermatology, environmental medicine, medicine, pathology, radiation oncology, radiology, and surgery-meets each month to discuss your condition, consider your lifestyle and needs, and create a personalized cancer care plan.

Get Screened for Melanoma

To schedule a screening, please call the NYU Physician Referral Service at 1-888-7-NYU-MED.

Quick Tips for Healthy Skin

Know the ABCDEs of Melanoma Early Detection

Get to Know Your Skin

Test Your Knowledge About Melanoma

Learn About Skin Cancer / Melanoma

Learn more about Skin Cancer and Melanoma from trusted sources such as the National Cancer Institute.

Clinical Trials

In cancer research, clinical trials are designed to answer questions about new ways to prevent, detect, diagnose, or treat diseases. People who take part in cancer clinical trials receive state-of-the-art care from our cancer experts.