A Word from Johann de Wet Founder of the Dermatology and Skin Cancer Institute "The Dermatology and Skin Cancer Institute was established in March 2020 with a specific focus on skin cancer screening, diagnosis, and treatment. The objective was to provide Western Cape residents with a centre...

Skin Cancer Awareness Skin cancer is the most common malignancy in South Africa. There are two main categories of skin cancer – melanoma and non-melanoma. Non-melanoma skin cancers comprise basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC). Melanoma occurs less frequently, but is more aggressive...