Melanoma: Our Approach and Expertise

The Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center offers a multidisciplinary approach to melanoma, including prevention and early detection, assessment of high-risk patients, genetic testing, and the latest and most promising treatments for advanced disease.

Our program consists of nationally known dermatologists, oncologists, radiation therapists, surgeons, experts in cosmetic reconstruction, and specially trained nurses. Our patients also have access to the technical innovation and expertise available at one of the country’s leading academic medical institutions, and to advances in our understanding of melanoma made by physicians and scientists at Columbia’s Skin Disease Research Center.