Stewart W. West, MD

Dr. Stewart West

Do Your Part to Prevent Skin Cancer

By Stewart W. West, MD
Do Your Part to Prevent Skin Cancer

As summer begins, it can be tempting to spend more time out in the sun. Being exposed to sunlight is actually necessary for your body to produce the vitamin D it needs. However, being in the sun without protection or regular screening can result in skin cancer, the most common form of cancer in the United States.