More than 900 hospitals are listed in Cancer. All are experienced in treating difficult cases—a hospital is listed only if at least 254 inpatients in need of high level of expertise in this specialty were treated there in 2008, 2009, and 2010. The top 50 hospitals are ranked, based on score. The rest are listed alphabetically

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MD Anderson Melanoma  - The Ben Love/El Paso Corporation Melanoma and Skin Center is committed to fighting every type and stage of skin cancer. MD Anderson's goal is to give each patient personalized care that provides the most advanced treatment with the least impact on the body for:

  • Melanoma of the skin (ie, cutaneous melanoma)
  • Rare forms of melanoma including:
  • Melanoma of the eye (uveal melanoma)
  • Mucosal melanoma (for example, vaginal, rectal or sinonasal)
  • Squamous cell cancer
  • Basal cell cancer
  • Cutaneous lymphoma
  • Other skin conditions experienced by cancer patients

Dana Farber Melanoma - The specialists at the Center for Melanoma Oncology focus exclusively on melanoma treatment and research. Our clinicians understand that cancer treatment can be challenging both physically and emotionally, and we'll work with you to create a care plan that takes your individual needs into account.

Mass General Melanoma - The Center for Melanoma integrates the most current knowledge of cancer genetics, world-class resources for diagnosing and staging skin cancers, and leading-edge treatment approaches to provide personalized care and support services to adults, adolescents and children diagnosed with invasive or non-invasive melanoma. This program is recognized worldwide for the evaluation and treatment of:

  • Melanoma
  • Squamous cell carcinoma
  • Merkel cell carcinoma
  • Rarer forms of skin cancer

Memorial Sloan Kettering Melanoma - If you or your loved one has been diagnosed with a melanoma, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is ready to help. Our experienced team of doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals is dedicated to providing patients with the highest-quality screening and treatment, as well as access to innovative therapies through our clinical trials.

Moffit Melanoma  - Moffitt specializes in melanoma treatment, and in the evaluation and treatment of patients with other cancers of the skin - basal and squamous cell carcinoma, Merkel cell carcinoma, dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans and other skin tumors.

NIH Melanoma - Information about treatment, including surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, immunotherapy, and vaccine therapy

UCLA Melanoma - The UCLA Melanoma Program provides innovative multi-modality treatment for patients with melanoma at any stage of the disease. Treatment options include lymphatic mapping, biological therapy, combination chemotherapy, and gene therapy. This information can also be found in the Department of Surgery

University of Pennsylvania Melanoma - Abramson Cancer Center melanoma researchers and clinicians have led the way nationally, for decades, in understanding the causes of melanoma/pigmented lesions, and in finding more effective treatments. Today there's more hope than ever for those who face melanoma. Our team has worked together for years caring for those with melanoma. By putting our experience to work, we offer the best possible treatment outcomes.

Vanderbilt Melanoma - The melanoma program comprises of a diverse group of clinical and laboratory scientists with one common goal: Advancement of the treatment of melanoma. Our commitment to both the clinical and basic science research has allowed us to expand services and treatment options available to melanoma patients

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