Skin cancer is one of the most common cancer among cancer treatment patients in Tampa, Florida. Researchers have estimated that around 85% of skin cancer patients acquire skin cancer from exposure of too much sun. The sun in Florida can be detrimental to the health of Tampa residents if the correct precautions are not taken.
Tampa Bay Radiation Oncology offers their skin cancer patients state-of-the-art skin cancer treatment options such as Leipzig and Valencia Applicators with High Dose (HDR) Radiation. This highly successful skin cancer treatment is the least invasive skin cancer treatment option for available to our Tampa patients with small, superficial cancers; primarily basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas skin cancers.
To begin skin cancer treatment at Tampa Bay Radiation Oncology, after the prescription is completed and approved; the staff of Tampa Bay Radiation Oncology will contact the patient to set up a consultation appointment to meet with one of our physicians. Following this, the patient is set up for their specific treatment and asked to return to the radiation center three times a week for two weeks to complete the pain free, anesthesia free skin cancer treatment program.
Contact Tampa Bay Radiation Oncology today for more information about skin cancer, our skin cancer specialists and skin cancer treatment options. Tampa Bay Radiation Oncology has multiple Florida facilities located in the Tampa Bay area in Tampa, FL and Brandon, FL.