From the Department of Dermatology, Geisinger Health System Scenery Park, State College, Pennsylvania.
Melanoma has become more diverse in terms of the patients affected and the treatment course. Dr. Lorraine L. Rosamilia discusses individualized melanoma care from the early stages of diagnosis through treatment and follow-up. She explains clear margins from excisions and management based on tumor thickness. Coordinated care also is important to evaluate the best treatment course for the patient and favorable outcomes.