Cancer Screening in Monroe, LA
A visual examination of your skin helps to identify skin cancer, even in the earliest stages. The skin cancer screening takes a short period of time, and you have peace of mind knowing that your skin and body are healthy. As a board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Janine Hopkins, M.D., F.A.A.D. offers cancer screenings for both men and women in Monroe, Shreveport, the Ark-La-Miss and the surrounding areas of Northeast Louisiana.
What is a Cancer Screening?
A skin cancer screening is a proactive procedure aiming to locate signs of skin cancer. The main part of the procedure is a visual examination of your skin, and Dr. Hopkins may biopsy tissue if she finds any abnormalities.
What Are the Benefits of a Cancer Screening?
- Early detection of skin cancer
- Facilitate effective skin cancer treatment
- Peace of mind
- Best possible outcomes
How Do I Know If I Need a Cancer Screening?
Skin cancer affects approximately 20 percent of the population in the country. It is by far the most common type of cancer in the US. If you find an abnormal growth, freckle, or mole on your face or body, we recommend that you schedule a skin cancer screening with Dr. Hopkins.
What Should I Expect from a Cancer Screening?
Our skin cancer screening identifies signs of:
Screenings take less than 15 minutes and are performed at our office. Dr. Hopkins exams the skin on your entire body, face and scalp. If Dr. Hopkins finds any abnormal moles or growths, she may recommend additional testing or treatment.
How Much Does a Cancer Screening Cost in Monroe, LA?
We can both explain the process for your skin cancer screening and pricing details during your appointment.
Be Healthy, Be Beautiful. Contact Hopkins Dermatology Today.
Skin cancer affects one in five people, and the outcomes of treatment are linked to early diagnosis. If you have an abnormality on your skin or would like to begin routine skin cancer screenings, schedule an appointment at Hopkins Dermatology. Dr. Janine Hopkins, M.D., F.A.A.D., board-certified dermatologist, offers cancer screenings for men and women in Monroe, Shreveport, the Ark-La-Miss and the surrounding areas of Northeast Louisiana. Contact us today.