MOLES

The majority of the population has at least one mole, but usually as many as 10 to 40 over the entire body. Moles themselves are nothing to be alarmed about, but a mole that changes in texture, color or size should be examined by a dermatologist. Moles that bleed should also be evaluated. At Dermatology Solutions, our medical professionals will evaluate your condition and determine if further action, if any, is required. 

Monitoring moles and other pigmented patches is an important step in detecting skin cancer

Moles

Importance of Monitoring your Moles

It is a good idea to conduct a self examination for changes in moles every month, as well as to visit the dermatologist for routine check-ups. Melanoma cancers can develop inside of both congenital and acquired moles. Individuals with more congenital moles, more than 50 total moles or at least four atypical moles are at a higher risk for developing melanoma skin cancer.

Types of Moles

Moles can develop anywhere on your body, including your arms, legs, face, and between your fingers and toes. Moles can also come in different colors, shapes, sizes and textures. 

  • Colors of Moles: Moles are most commonly brown but can also be black, tan, red or blue.
  • Shapes & Sizes: Most moles are round and less than the size of a pencil eraser, however can change overtime. 
  • Textures: Moles can be flat, raised, smooth or wrinkled. 

Offering Compassion &

Trust for Life

Offering Compassion &

Trust for Life

Experts

Our staff consists of highly trained, Board Certified and Experienced Doctors, Nurses and Physician Assistants. Our clinical staff are experts in Skin Cancer Prevention, Detection and Treatment

 

Trust

We are committed to providing you with exceptional care for all of your individual needs and unique skin type.

 

Treatment

To treat our patients with the best possible care, we design our practice for hospitality and functionality.  We are on Metro Pkwy between Daniels & Six Mile Cypress near Gulf Coast Hospital. 

 

Awareness

Although we live and work in paradise, the year round sunshine can increase your risk of skin cancer. We pride ourselves in educating, supporting and assisting the communities we operate within.

 

Let Us Find Your Solution to Your Skin Concerns

Our doctors & clinical staff are experts in the caring for the largest organ of the body. We provide services to children, teens, young adults and seniors allowing us to be a lifetime partner in your skin health. Our team can help you take care of your skin and help you find the treatment method that’s best for you!

Dermatology Solutions Proudly Offers Services to the Communities in

Fort Myers – Cape Coral – North Fort Myers – Lehigh Acres – South Fort Myers – Estero – Bonita Springs – Sanibel Island – North Naples – Naples – and All Surrounding Areas