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High Risk Skin Cancer

The high-risk skin cancer clinic is a specialty care clinic designed for patients at higher risk of developing skin cancers.

We provide treatment to patients who are:

  • Candidates for an organ or bone marrow transplant, or have received a transplant
  • Diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) or Lymphoma
  • Diagnosed with four or more skin cancers within the past 12 months
  • On long-term medications that suppress the immune system
  • Predisposed to a genetic disorder that increases their risk of skin cancer

We provide the following services:

  • Chemo wraps for reduction of pre-skin cancers and early skin cancers
  • Electrodessication and curettage
  • Mohs surgery
  • Photodynamic therapy
  • Topical 5 fluorouracil field therapy treatments to reduce pre-skin cancers
  • Wide local excisions

Meet our team

Our team consults with the Norris Cotton Cancer Center Tumor Board, medical oncology, surgical oncology, otolaryngology (ENT), and transplant medicine.

Joi B. Carter, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Dermatology provider.

Joi B. Carter, MD

Dermatology

Areas of Focus
  • Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
  • Cutaneous B-cell lymphoma
  • High risk skin cancer
  • Cutaneous oncology
Locations
Lebanon
Matthew R. LeBoeuf, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Dermatology provider.

Matthew R. LeBoeuf, MD, PhD

Dermatology

A positive patient experience is critical for the successful treatment of skin cancer. I am committed to providing each patient with the most comfortable experience, minimizing stress that…
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Areas of Focus
  • Mohs micrographic surgery
  • Reconstructive surgery from Mohs defects
  • Dermatologic oncology
  • Transplant skin cancer
  • And 1 more areas of focus
Locations
Lebanon

What to expect from your appointment

We examine your skin and review of your health history. We also check for immunosuppressive medications, and prior sun exposure and skin cancer history. We address any suspected skin cancers. Then, based on the information, we create a tailored plan for you.

We treat current skin cancers by the least invasive methods, such as:

  • Electrodessication and curettage (ED&C)
  • Surgical excision or treatment by Mohs surgery

We discuss ways to reduce other skin cancer, including:

  • Sun protective measures
  • Use of field therapy
  • Prophylactic oral treatments

We then plan for follow-up appointments for regular skin examinations.

Contact us

Ask for the high risk skin cancer clinic.

  • Phone: 603-650-3100
  • Fax: 603-650-3174
  • Location: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH
  • Directions

We typically schedule appointments on the:

  • 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month
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