All NON URGENT appointments are cancelled these will be rearranged at a date appropriate by the appointments service.
Queries regarding appointment dates should be made through the appointment service on; 01792 285038/285515 or email email@example.com. This information can be found on your appointment letter.
Only URGENT CASE patients who have been contacted specifically to attend the department will be seen.
Skin Cancer Patients
New patients with urgent skin cancers will be seen in clinic-please attend ONLY if you are well and have not been in contact with anyone who is suspected of having the COVID virus and if you have a got an appointment/text/phone call requesting you to attend.
People with routine follow up for skin cancers will have appointments suspended for now or maybe contacted by a clinician to discuss their condition.
Self checking can be carried out and you can let us know about any changes
Review skin once a month
Look at each body segment (arms, legs, front, back which you may need someone else to look at)
Look for any new moles or moles that stand out
Look for changes in size, shape, colour, itching or bleeding
Feel for lumps in the neck, armpits and groin
If you have any concerns, contact your skin cancer specialist nurse.