Skin Care in Kansas City

Whether you simply have questions about a suspicious mole, or require a removal procedure, our experienced physicians can help and are accepting new patients.

Other clinics in the area have average wait times of six to eight weeks. The average time for an appointment with a physician at Menorah Medical Center’s Skin Cancer and Dermatology Clinic is less than 14 days. To make an appointment in the clinic, call (913) 498-7409.

Signs and Symptoms

Early detection of skin cancer significantly lowers morbidity and mortality. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, the Skin Cancer and Dermatology Clinic can quickly and effectively care for your needs:

  • A sore that doesn’t heal within one month
  • Abnormal mole
  • Any changing lesion of the skin, including changes in size, color, shape, or sensation (bleeding, itching, tenderness, pain)
  • Any lesion that appears different than the rest of your background skin
  • Scaliness, roughness, oozing, bleeding, or a change in the way an area of skin looks

The physicians at the Skin Cancer and Dermatology Clinic within the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Menorah Medical Center include national leaders in multiple specialties, including an American College of Mohs Surgery fellowship-trained Mohs and reconstructive surgeon who is also board-certified in Dermatopathology. Our team are experts in medical oncology, radiation oncology, surgical oncology, plastic surgery, genetic counseling and anatomic pathology.

The clinic provides treatment for:

  • Adnexal (sweat gland and hairderived) Carcinoma
  • Angiosarcoma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Cutaneous Lymphoma
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans
  • Kaposi Sarcoma
  • Leiomyosarcoma
  • Lentigo Maligna/Melanoma in situ
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Psoriasis
  • Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Additionally, the physicians perform the following procedures at the clinic:

  • Acne Scar Removal
  • Acne Surgery
  • Chemotherapy
  • Dermabrasion
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Scar Revision
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsies and Completion Lymphadenectomies
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Cancer Surgery with Reconstruction
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Targeted Biochemotherapy

Clinical Trials

The Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Menorah Medical Center also has access to leading-edge clinical research trials. Clinical research trials look at new ways to prevent, detect, or treat disease.