Each year, more than 1 million Americans (1 in 5) are diagnosed with skin cancer, making it the most common form of cancer1. The bright side is that skin cancer has a >99% cure rate if detected and treated early2. Community joins the fight against skin cancer all year round. Our skin cancer experts make it easier to spot and treat skin cancer early for the best chance of cure.
Support Skin Cancer Awareness Month with a free screening!
Worried or just curious about a mole or skin spot? Community has experts who can help! Register for a free skin cancer screening by a board-certified dermatologist. Registration is required. Register online or call 800-777-7775 to reserve your spot today!
May 10, 2016, 5 to 7 p.m. | Register online >>
Community Cancer Center North
7229 Clearvista Drive, Indianapolis, 46256 (map)
May 13, 2016, 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. | Register online >>
Community Cancer Center South
1440 East County Line Rd, Indianapolis, 46227 (map)
May 24, 2016, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. | Register online >>
Community Cancer Center East - Radiation Oncology
1500 N. Ritter, Indianapolis, 46219 (map)
ABCDE's of skin cancer
Just like when you were in school, learning your ABCDE's is important! Use this simple rule to help detect skin cancer early. ABCDE's of skin cancer >>
Skin cancer image gallery
Check out images of common and not-so-common skin cancer spots, including abnormal moles that may indicate basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, melanoma and more. Image gallery >>
Know your skin
Check your skin monthly and keep a record of your moles and spots so you know when to see a doctor. Skin self-exam guide >>
Stay safe in the sun
Whether you're at the beach or a sporting event, or just an outdoor gardener, you can protect your skin from sun exposure with a few easy tips. Don't forget the kids! How to protect your skin >>
2: American Association of Dermatology