Skin cancer dermatologist for Chicago

Skin Cancer Dermatologist for Chicago Patients

When you need an annual skin cancer screening, you’ve found a mole or lesion you’re concerned about or you’ve received a skin cancer diagnosis, Dr. Burt Steffes is a board-certified dermatologist you can trust to care for you and your skin.

Dr. Steffes takes the time to answer all your skin cancer-related questions, and he and our friendly staff work collaboratively with you to determine the most appropriate treatment for your needs. Serving Chicago and all of Wisconsin, Dr. Steffes will help make your skin right. Request a consultation below to begin your journey to relief.

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Serving Chicagoland Patients with Mohs Surgery, Skin Cancer Screenings and More

Located less than 2 hours north of Arlington Heights, Dr. Steffes sees patients from Naperville, Aurora, Evanston and the surrounding Chicago suburbs for medical and cosmetic dermatology services including Mohs surgery, skin cancer screenings and specialized skin cancer treatments. At Dermatology & Cosmetic Physicians, we treat all types of skin cancer at our West Bend and Fond du Lac, WI clinics, including: 

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) 
  • Melanoma
  • Sebaceous Carcinoma
  • Microcystic Adrenal Carcinoma (MAC) 
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans (DFSP) 
  • Nonmelanoma skin cancer  

Depending on your specific type of skin cancer, treatments at our clinic may include: 

Signs You Should See a Board Certified Dermatologist for Skin Cancer Concerns

If you notice the following or any other unusual marks on your skin, consider making an appointment for a skin cancer screening. Remember, early skin cancer diagnosis and treatment give you a better chance at a successful outcome.

  • Changes in the size, shape or color of a freckle, mole or existing bump on your skin 
  • Scaly or rough patch of skin, especially with a red spot or raised borders
  • Growths resembling warts, scars or horns
  • Crusted, painful, itchy or bleeding growths, spots or sores 
  • Waxy or pearly bumps 
  • Dark spot(s) on mucous membranes 
  • New pink, black or brown spots on the skin 
  • A nodule or spot with a black, white, gray, red and/or blue color
  • Painful lesion(s) 
  • New or existing skin spots with asymmetrical edges 

At Dermatology & Cosmetic Physicians, you’ll find peace of mind. Dr. Steffes is an experienced provider of medical and cosmetic dermatology services, and he listens to your concerns with compassion and care. Dr. Steffes will not push you to pursue unnecessary treatments, and our staff will go over procedure costs and your insurance with you so you don’t have to worry about surprise costs

Personalized Chicago Dermatology Services for Your Skin

With Dermatology & Cosmetic Physicians, you can expect clear communication from the moment you call to after your final treatment takes place. We understand the fears and uncertainties associated with a skin cancer diagnosis, and Dr. Steffes treats all patients with kindness, dignity, and respect. Dr. Steffes will make sure you feel comfortable and confident with his approach to your skin cancer treatment or removal. 

Don’t delay seeking skin cancer treatment or diagnosis. Call our Fond du Lac or West Bend, WI office today for expert skin cancer treatment from board-certified dermatologist Dr. Burt Steffes.