Skin Cancer Care & Skin Surgery
Skin cancer treatment is available from Dr. Matthew Fox at the Seton/UT Austin Dell Medical School University Physicians Group Austin Dermatologic Surgery Center. Dr. Fox specializes in Mohs surgery, the most advanced and precise process for surgical removal of many types of skin cancer.
Please contact us today to schedule an appointment at our office in the Clinical Education Center in downtown Austin. Dr. Fox and his staff look forward to meeting with you and sharing more information about your skin care options.
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What to Expect
The Austin Dermatologic Center provides care and services that are based on National Guidelines for Cancer Care. In order to ensure compliance the Austin Dermatologic Center has reviewed Evidenced Based Guidelines for Melanoma to be sure the center is providing the best practice quality care for patients. Below are the results :
Activity: Monitoring Compliance for Evidenced Based Guidelines for Melanoma
Retrospective review of all patients seen in consultation at Austin Dermatologic Surgery Center with new diagnosis of melanoma from January 1 to September 25, 2018
Determination of stage according to both AJCC 7 and 8 criteria
Determination of concordance of treatment recommendation rendered in clinic versus most recent NCCN guidelines.
- 70 patients seen in consultation at time of analysis:
Stage 0: 34
Stage IA: 27
Stage IB: 5
Stage IIA: 2
Stage IIB: 1
Stage IIC: 0
Stage III: 0
Stage IV: 1
ALL patients were found to have treatment recommendations concordant with NCCN guidelines at the time of diagnosis